ARENAC COUNTY ANIMAL CONTROL
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.
3750 FOCO RD
PO Box 1131
Standish, MI 48658
Pets at Our Shelter:
Cities, Towns, and/or Counties We Serve:ACAC serves the residents of Arenac County.
About Our Shelter:
Animal Shelters across the United States are full with deserving animals in need of homes. If you are considering adding a new pet to your household be sure and check with your local animal shelter. A second place to visit is 1-800-save-a-pet.com! We also post our pets on www.petfinder.com.
Please note that most animals entering ACAC shelter are strays and very little background information is known about them. The only thing we can tell you about the animals are the traits and characteristics we observe while taking care of them. If the animal is owner relinquished we may be able to provide additional information. We can not make guarantees on health, housebreaking and if these animals will be good with children. Please use common sense when bringing your new pet home. Allow it time to acclimate to you and your family first before introducing it to other pets and people. Schedule a vet appointment and have the animal seen by your veterinarian as soon as possible. Should you adopt an animal and the adoption not work out, we ask that you bring the animal back to the shelter. The staff at ACAC cares very much about the animals that come through the shelter and we don't want them placed in another shelter or given away carelessly. You can receive a full adoption refund if the animal is returned! Please call the shelter if you have any additional questions: 989-846-4421.
We would like to take this opportunity to thank all of our generous sponsors for their invaluable contributions:
Arenac Bay Veterinary Services
West Branch Veterinary Clinic
North Central Area Credit Union
Taco Bell (Standish)
Creations in Photography
Adagio Graphics - Mimi Ford
MYDOG 4H Club
We would also like to thank the following individuals for their generous support:
Larry & Kathy Augustyniak
Judith C. Hoyt Trust
Jerri A. Smith
Donate to Our Shelter...Please contact ACAC for information about donations.
We are currently in IMMEDIATE need of many new Kuranda beds!! If you'd like to donate a Kuranda Dog bed to our shelter for the comfort of our canine residents, please click below:
Come Meet our Pets:SHELTER ADOPTION HOURS
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Friday: 9:00am - 12:00pm
The shelter's new program, "Don't Pity A Shelter Dog--ADOPT ONE" Swag Bag bonus has begun! If you adopt one of our dogs, you'll receive a bonus bag full of goodies for your new furkid!
Closed on Saturday & Sunday & Holidays
Due to limited staffing at the shelter, an appointment is recommended if you are traveling a long distance to adopt an animal.
Shelter: 989-846-4421 - Fax#: 989-846-9168 -
Please call for additional information about our pets!
Our Adoption Process:Dog and puppy adoption fees:
Adoption fee is $50. At the time of adoption you will sign a contract stating that you agree to have the dog examined by a veterinarian, spayed or neutered, vaccinated for rabies and licensed with the county in which you reside, with in 30 days. After completion you will receive a $40.00 refund.
Cat and kitten adoption fees:
Adoption fee is $30. At the time of adoption you will sign a contract stating that you agree to have the cat examined by a veterinarian, vaccinated and spayed or neutered with in 30 days. After completion you will receive a $20.00 refund.