Animal Care and Adoption

It's time for Summer Fun!

The weather is warm and summer vacation is right around the corner, so now is the perfect time to make a new best friend!

From May 1 through August 31 you can name your own adoption fee for a dog or puppy. Adoption fees on our cats and kittens are waived (including our adoptable cats at Pet Supermarket stores located in Broward County). The $20 non-refundable deposit applies to hold a stray/lost dog or cat.

All adoptions include spaying/neutering, all necessary vaccinations, a Broward County Rabies Registration License tag and a microchip!


Join us for Week-Long July 4 Event

Give pets the independence they deserve!
 
From July 1 through July 9, adoption fees on dogs and cats will be waived (including the $20 deposit to hold a lost pet).  In addition, adopters will receive a special bag filled with pet supplies.
  
The event is made possible as part of a grant received by the Petco Foundation to support lifesaving programs for pets in need throughout the County.

Important Adoption Center Schedule

Please note the following upcoming changes to our Adoption Center schedule:
  • July 4 (Tuesday)--In observance of the national holiday, our Adoption Center will be CLOSED.
  • July 20 (Thursday)--Our Adoption Center will CLOSE EARLY at 4PM for an important all-staff meeting. Hours of operation that day will be 11AM to 4PM.  We will resume normal hours on Friday, July 21


Rabies Clinic July 8

Our next Rabies Clinic will take place on Saturday, July 8, from 9AM to 2PM at the Catharine Young Library, 5810 Park Drive, Margate, 33063.

Cost for a one-year rabies vaccination and Broward County Rabies Registration tag is $25 for dogs and cats that are spayed/neutered; and $35 for pets that are not spayed/neutered. Microchips will also be available for $15. You must be a Broward County resident to attend. All dogs must be on leashes and all cats in carriers. ONLY CREDIT/DEBIT CARD PAYMENT WILL BE ACCEPTED!


Dog Smarts 101 Class!

The next Dog Smarts 101 Class, will take place Tuesday, July 11, from 6-7PM, at the West Regional Library, 8601 W. Broward Blvd, Plantation, 33324. The pet education class will teach dog owners (or anyone thinking about getting a pet), important information about dog behavior and why dogs do the things they do. This is the perfect class for anyone experiencing behavioral problems with their dog, such as barking, chewing and housebreaking issues. The class is FREE to all residents. Since this is not a dog training session, no pets will be permitted to the program.​