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Mailing Address ONLY:
1512 Deborah Rd SE #203
Rio Rancho, NM 87124

Telephone: 
505-771-0140
Toll-free Fax:
866-664-5967


For more information,
e-mail us at:
wmranchnm@aol.com

 
         
 

Watermelon Mountain Ranch & Mobiles

$150 adoption fee for puppies (6 months and younger)

$100 adoption fee for dogs (over six months)

$200 adoption fee for lapdogs (under 20 lbs.)

$95 adoption fee for senior dogs of any breed (8 years and older)

$250 for purebred dogs

$300 for purebred dogs with papers

Dogs will be sterilized, microchipped,
and have age-appropriate shots. Free training
is also included (see below).

Note: We adopt only to residents of Northern New Mexico and Southern Colorado.



Dog Training!
We are happy to announce that we have two professional dog trainers offering training to you when adopt a new pet.

Rick and Heather of "A Fresh Perspective Dog Training" explain their offer on their website (click logo below).




 

Happy Tails!

Harley, our "two legged wonder" has been adopted!
In fact, it was Harley's foster family who decided to
give Harley a permanent loving home.
We love a happy ending!


Average direct costs to care for a WMR animal
before it gets adopted.


Average stay for a WMR animal is 6 weeks

 
   
Food
$ 27.00
Spay neuter surgery (EAS)
$ 60.00
Microchip/reg
$ 10.00
Vaccinations
$ 11.00
Adoption pkg
$1.00
PR materials
$ .25
Kennel staff wages
$135.00
Collars
$1.00
Tags
$ .50
De-worm
$ .25
Misc meds
$ .50
Utilities
$12.00
Total
$258.50
Plus 5% for misc.
$12.40
   
 

$270.90 is our average cost excluding any unforeseen
medical costs or required professional grooming.

And if they are participating at mobiles add on:
Transport to mobiles - $7.50 per appearance for staff
and transport

   
 
 

Surrender Fees
Surrender Fees help cover the cost of food, care, staffing and the guaranteed placement of your pet
plus any medical care that may be required.

Canine or Feline $100
($150 if not already spayed/neutered)
Fee increases with age and existing medical considerations

Mother with litter (up to 4) $200
($25 for each additional littermate over 4)

• Animals must be in good health with current vaccinations complete with verifiable shot records.
• Animals will not be accepted if agressive, feral or in poor health.
• Please note we are a limited admission facility and can only accept animals based on space availability.
• All surrenders must be precoordinated by telephone. See the Contact Us page for numbers.