A Pre-Adoption Application must be completed and approved by the staff before the adoption process will begin. (Applications are at our shelter)
Proof of home ownership will be required along with the Pre-Adoption Application Home Owners -(property tax bill or mortgage statement)Renters - (current Rental Agreement. If Agreement indicates must have prior written consent from the Landlord or stating pets are not allowed unless confirming size of pet, etc. A Pet Amendment must be provided from your Landlord.
A six-foot high fence is required in most instances.
If family owns another dog, you must bring that dog(s) to meet the new potential adopted pet.
Pets will not be adopted out if it is for a gift(a "surprise" for someone).
All members in the household need to be present during the visit.
If your application is denied, reason or explanation may not be released
COST OF ADOPTION:
Puppies: $150.00 (under a year) Dogs: $130.00 (a year and up)
Kittens: $110.00 (under a year)
Cats: $90.00 (a year and up)
50% off all Senior Pets (7 years and up)
50% off all Adult Pitbull Mixes (a year and up)
All of our adoptions include: spay/neuter, pre-adoption exam, vaccinations, microchip with registration, and a free exam at AAA Animal Hospital.
"Thank you to the OC Humane Society team for introducing us to Maxwell (now Bruno) he has been an amazing addition to our little family. He knows all of his basic commands and even knows heel! A surprise to us since he was found as a stray."