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Animal Adoption

Animal Adoption
1.  Come into the Shelter and view the animals available for adoption.
2.  Fill out an adoption application
3.  Pay adoption fees:
                               Dogs:  Male $85, Female $95
                               Cats:   Male $75, Female $80
4.  You can bring the animal home the same day.
All of the following are included in your adoption fee:
The Basics
  • Physical examination
  • First vaccination in a series of immunizations appropriate for your pet
  • Rabies virus vaccination (required by the state)
  • Fecal examination for intestinal parasites
  • Sterilization (spay /neuter)
While this basic plan ensures that all pets get a good start for their new lives, it is not a complete health care plan for your new family member.
Your area veterinarians have developed a plan to help keep you new friend healthy for years to come.
We recommend:
For Kittens and Cats:
  • Series of booster vaccinations
  • Feline leukemia of FIV combo test
  • Leukemia vaccine series
  • Treat intestinal parasites, if needed
For Puppies:
  • Series of booster vaccinations
  • Heartworm preventative
  • Bordetella and Corona Vaccinations
  • Treat intestinal parasites, if needed
For Dogs Over 6 Months:
  • Occult heartworm test
  • Heartworm preventative (or treatment)
  • Booster vaccinations
  • Bordetella and Corona vaccinations
  • Treat intestinal parasites, if needed

These additional services will be offered at a 20% discount within 5 weeks of your pet's adoption date.  This discount applies to services only, not prescriptions.


Contact Us

Ginger Thill,
Superintendent, Animal Control
Physical Address
1700 Jefferson Hwy
Pineville, LA 71360
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Mailing Address
P.O. Box 3820
Pineville, LA 71361
  • Business: (318) 449-5674
  • Fax: (318) 449-5669
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