Support Adoption and Rescue. Why go to a dog breeder, cat breeder or pet store to buy a dog or buy a cat when you can adopt?
Our Featured Calverton, NY Partner:
Ada Howe Kent Memorial Shelter, Inc.
Dog adoption and cat adoption saves lives. Adopt a dog or adopt a cat and you'll have a friend for life!
Contact us, or contact another local humane society, animal shelter or SPCA.
Cities, Towns, and/or Counties We Serve:
Kent Animal Shelter, 2009 Shelter of the Year, provides services primarily to the tri-state area, however animals from rescue groups are accepted from other states and the Caribbean if space allows and if transport can be provided.
Kent Animal Shelter, Inc.is a 501(c)3, not for profit animal welfare organization with an adoption, low cost spay/neuter facility located at 2259 River Rd. in Calverton, Long Island, N.Y. We are a no-kill shelter and operate on donations from private individuals and foundations. In addition to adoption and rescue (including out of state puppy mills), the shelter has a low cost spay/neuter clinic on premises open to the public that sterilizes approximately 4000 animals per year to combat overpopulation. Pet therapy for seniors in nursing facilities and humane education and vital to the shelter's community outreach program.
Come Meet our Pets:
The shelter is located on eastern Long Island on the scenic North Fork. The physical address is 2259 River Rd., Calverton, N.Y. 11933. The shelter is open daily 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. and Sunday from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. All pets can be viewed during those hours or online at www.kentanimalshelter.com.
Our Adoption Process:
Adoptions fees range from $ 160. for adult dogs and $ 110.00 for cats or kittens. Purebred puppies or purebred dogs are $ 300.00. All animals are spayed or neutered prior to adoption. Vaccinations are given up to date, dogs are tested for heartworm and cats for feline leukemia/Aids. All are micro-chipped. A physical visit is required for adoption, however, an adoption application can be pre-approved by visiting the shelter's website www.kentanimalshelter.com. References must be provided. To obtain information on any pet e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.