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Euthanasia and Disposal Services

Animal Services has an open-admission shelter and accept all dogs and cats surrendered. We work closely with rescue organizations and humane societies to save as many pets as possible. Owners electing to have their pets humanely euthanized due to a medical condition must check in at the Receiving office.

Fees are as follows:

  • Euthanasia & Disposal (25 lbs and under): $25.00
  • Euthanasia & Disposal (26 lbs to 50 lbs): $30.00
  • Euthanasia & Disposal (51 lbs and over): $40.00

Animal Services has the right to refuse to euthanize any pet who is not ill.

Disposal Only 

  • 25 lbs. and under: $10.00
  • 26 lbs. to 50 lbs : $15.00
  • 51 lbs. and over: $20.00

Please note

If the animal is not owned/registered by the person requesting the euthanasia, the pet's owner must provide a notarized authorization letter granting permission and a photo copy of that persons identification. Pet owners should note that any animal that enters the shelter automatically becomes county property after 5 days. After that period ends, Animal Services is authorized to euthanize any animal.

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