After approval to adopt, you’ll need to bring your current dog(s) to the shelter to meet the dog you’re planning to adopt to ensure a good match for your family. For your convenience we’ll work with you to hold the animal until you return to the...Yes. We try our best to ensure a good adoption match but recognize it isn’t always a good fit. A full refund of the adoption fee will be given if the animal is returned within 72 hours of adoption. The adoption fee for an animal returned within 30 days can be...The following services are included with the adoption fee of a canine or feline from the Hamilton County Animal Shelter. Service Canine Feline Spay/Neuter Included Included Vaccines &De-Worming Age Appropriate Bordatella, Distemper, Parvo & Rabies (over 3...Our standard adoption fees are as follows: Dogs Adults (6 months and older) – $75 Puppies (under 6 months old) – $200 Cats Adults (6 months and older) – $40 Kittens (5 months and younger) – $60 ($30 each when adopting a 2nd kitten) See...For instructions on how to adopt, our adoption fees and what’s included with post-adoption instructions and requirements, see How to Adopt a Pet.