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Dessin Animal Shelter
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.
138 Miller Drive
Honesdale, PA 18436
Pets at Our Shelter:
Cities, Towns, and/or Counties We Serve:Wayne County
About Our Shelter:Dessin Animal Shelter is a private, non-profit organization that was founded in 1968 by mother and daughter, Olga and Dorothea Dessin. We strive to provide a clean, healthy, compassionate environment to animals surrendered to our shelter. We make available healthy, compatible, spayed / neutered pets to our community and promote responsible pet ownership.
Come Meet our Pets:Come to our shelter to meet our available animals! We're located just past the Wayne County Fairgrounds in Honesdale, PA. Our hours of operation are Monday 11-5, Tuesday 11-7, Wednesday, Thursday 11-5, Friday 11-7, Saturday 11-4 and Sunday 12-3.
Our Adoption Process:Adult cat adoptions are $40 and kittens are $75 (2 for $100) and include all the following. All cats at our shelter have been screened for the feline leukemia virus, started on a vaccination program, de-wormed, treated with Revolution for fleas, spayed/neutered and microchipped.
All dogs at our shelter have been started on a vaccination program, de-wormed, treated with Revolution for fleas, spayed/neutered and microchipped. The adoption fee for a dog is $200. If you are a PA resident, you will also be required to purchase a dog license. There are 2 licensing options : annual licenses are $6.50 and are renewable every January. Lifetime licenses are $31.50 and never need to be renewed.