Adoption Appointment Application

Adoption appointments required for weekend and holiday visits

If you’re interested in adopting a new pet, the shelter’s animal kennels are open to the public Monday through Friday, no appointment necessary.  We encourage you to consider visiting our shelter during the week for a walk-in visit if possible.

For weekend and holiday visits, appointments will be required in order to browse our available animals. Each appointment will be limited to 1 hour.

In addition to weekend dates, the following dates will be treated as holidays and will require an appointment:

Monday November 23rd, 2020

Tuesday November 24th, 2020

Wednesday November 25th, 2020

Friday November 27th, 2020

To request a weekend or holiday appointment, please fill out the appointment application.

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Note: adoptions will be processed at the shelter on a first come, first serve basis. This application does not guarantee availability of a specific animal.

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I filled out an application, now what?
Our adoptions team will review all applications in the order they are received and call you to confirm an adoption appointment time.

During your visit

Shelter guidelines
All persons entering the shelter must be wearing masks per CDC guidelines.

Please follow the social recommendations (social distancing) by maintaining a distance of 6 feet from others, and refrain from shaking hands.

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