All adopted animals must be spayed or neutered.
Before adopting a pet it is often a good idea to consider the cost of pet care beyond the initial adoption fee. The latest figures from the ASPCA indicate the total first year cost for a dog ranges from $810.00 - $1580.00 (depending on the size of the dog), while a cat averages $715.00.
The fee to adopt a dog from HSJC is $100.00
Previously spayed or neutered is $75.00
Senior Dog (over 7 years old) $50.00
Paired Dogs 2 for $150.00
The fee to adopt a cat from HSJC is $50.00
* the adoption fee for dogs/cats includes the spay/neuter, wellness check, initial vaccination and rabies vaccination
* the adoption fee for dogs include a microchip
To adopt a horse contact: Justin Levi firstname.lastname@example.org
** + $25.00 refundable Spay/Neuter deposit is the animal (usually a young puppy or kitten) is unable to be spayed/neutered at the time of adoption. Tennessee state law states: "(a) If the dog or cat being adopted has not been spayed or neutered, the agency shall require a deposit of not less than twenty-five dollars ($25.00) from the new owner prior to the adoption in order to ensure that the dog or cat is spayed or neutered. The new owner may request and shall receive a refund of the deposit from the agency upon providing confirmation of the spaying or neutering."