Adoption

Adoption Hours

Tues: Noon – 5:30 pm
Wed: Noon – 5:30 pm
Thur: Noon – 5:30 pm
Fri: Noon – 5:30 pm
Sat: 12 pm – 4 pm
Sun: 1 pm – 4 pm

*PLEASE NOTE: The adoption process can take up to 30 minutes. Depending on the volume of adopters we may have to stop adoptions 30 minutes before close. Potential adopters who visit us less than 30 minutes from close may have to return the next adoption day to complete an adoption.*

Questions about adoption? Many of the questions you may have can be answered in our Adoption FAQs section.


Looking for adoptable dogs? <——- CLICK HERE 


Looking for adoptable cats? <——- CLICK HERE


  • Please come visit our shelter during our adoption hours listed above, or at our offsite adoption opportunities which can be found on our Event Calendar!
  • Want to expedite the adoption process? Feel free to complete our online adoption application! No need to await approval from adoption staff; feel free to visit us during adoption hours. We’ll have your application ready!
  • Are you wanting to bring your resident dog in to meet your new best friend? We’d love that! You must first schedule a meet-and-greet with one of our adoption counselors. CLICK HERE for more info!
  • DID YOU KNOW that we offer puppy or adult dog training when you adopt from SHS? Click on our Roverchase Training Offer for more information!

DID YOU RECENTLY ADOPT? YOU CAN VIEW OUR NEW ADOPTER HANDOUTS BY CLICKING THE LINKS BELOW!

SO YOU ADOPTED A SHELTER DOG:

SO YOU ADOPTED A SHELTER CAT:

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