Adoptions and Fees
adopt an animal from the shelter, a City-approved
adoption application must be completed and submitted. Failure
to agree to and comply with the terms of the adoption agreement
shall be grounds for disqualification to adopt an animal. Animal
Services reserves the right to select the best possible placement
for any animal and to deny a request to adopt an animal if not convinced
the adopter can provide a suitable home and care for the animal.
is a 10-day grace period when an animal is adopted in which he/she
may be returned for a refund. After that, if the pet has to be returned
or he/she becomes sick, please return all paperwork and a veterinary
diagnosis, and the adoption fee may be applied toward another pet.
must be 19 years of age with picture identification.