Dogs & Cats

  • Dog and puppy adoptions: $30
  • Cat and kitten adoptions: $25
  • 'Challenged' adoptions (dogs or cats who have been with the shelter for21 days or more, special needs pets, or adoption challenged breeds or colors)
    • Dog or Puppy: $15
    • Cat or Kitten: $10
  • Senior Citizens and Alachua County Employees enjoy a 40% discount off
    of the adoption fee.
  • Microchip Identification Implant: $15 (additional fees may apply)​

Other Adoptable Animals

We occasionally have other kinds of adoptable pets available. Check our Adoption website www.petharbor.com or call the shelter for more information. Adoption fees vary depending on what type of pet you wish to adopt.​​

These figures do not show all of the fees for the many services we provide. Please see our Full Fee List for more info

The Adoption Fee includes:

  • Mandatory spay or neuter surgery (if needed)
  • Rabies vaccination and County license tag
  • First FVRCCP (cats) or DH2PPV/Bortadella (dogs)
  • Veterinary Examination
  • Heartworm or Feline Leukemia test
  • De-worming

Additional vaccines and follow-up medical care (if applicable) are the responsibility of the new owner.