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Adoption Fees

Dogs and cats under 3 months (or less than 3 pounds) will not be sterilized and will not receive a rabies shot as the animals are too young to have the surgery or the vaccine. The animal will need to come back to the shelter or see a veterinarian within 30 days of adoption.  When the pet is 4 months of age, a rabies vaccination is required and a license tag for dogs.

For puppies and kittens (under 4 months), adoption fees include:

  • First set of vaccines
  • De-worming
  • Puppy Tags
  • Microchip
  • FeLV (Feline Leukemia Virus) & Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV) tests for cats

Optional cat tags can be purchased for $5.00.

For dogs and cats (over 4 months), adoption fees includes:

  • Rabies Vaccination
  • De-worming
  • Microchip
  • Heartworm test (for dogs over 6 months of age)
  • Rabies License Tags (Miami-Dade County residents only)
  • FeLV (Feline Leukemia Virus) & Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV) tests for cats
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Adoption Fees

  Dog (over 4 months)  $65
  Puppy (under 4 months)  $75
  Cat/Kitten  $35
  1 or 2 felines  $35

 Full fee schedule


Free Pets for Veterans

Free Pets for Vets

 Adoption fees waived for all veterans with proper identification.

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