Please note our inventory changes daily based on intake and outcomes and many pets available for adoption are not listed here.

Visit our shelter Tuesday through Friday 12-5:30, Saturdays 10a-4p, and Sundays 1-4.

To learn more about a pet you see on this page, email our <!–Adoptions Desk and list the pet’s name and ID number in the subject line. Or complete our –>online adoption questionnaire. We will get back with you ASAP! (Adoption staff work Tuesday through Saturday–if completed on an off day, please allow time to respond.)

Standard adoption fees for puppies (6 months and younger) are $100 and adults are $75. Adoption fees help us to recover a small portion of expenses associated with each pets. All pets are current on age appropriate vaccines, de-worm, microchip, heartworm tested – applicable to those pups 6 months and over, other medical care as needed and sterilized.

Thanks to the generous support of our vet community the following clinics offer a free health exam on adopted pets from Shelby Humane Society (you will receive a certificate after adopting):


Did you know that we ensure every pet has been spayed or neutered before going home with their new family? Surgery fees are $50 on average and are not covered by the adoption fee; instead, Shelby Humane Society relies on our generous donors to help. With a sponsorship of just $50 you can join in our life saving mission.

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