Carteret County Humane Society & 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.
853 Hibbs Rd
Newport, NC 28570
Pets at Our Shelter:
Cities, Towns, and/or Counties We Serve:We serve all of Carteret County in Eastern North Carolina.
About Our Shelter:We are a non-profit orginization relying on donations. We do have a contract witht the county to provide shelter for strays brought in. We have limited space but try to get our animals back to thier families and if that can not be accomplished we work hard on finding them new homes.
We do what we do because we love animals. We are realistic in in efforts, understand the problem and work towards educating the public on what needs to be done to prevent over population.
Come Meet our Pets:Adopt - a - thons are held the first Saturday of every month at Petsmart in Morehead City.
Our hours are Monday - Friday 10-1 and 2-5 and Saturdays 10-2
Our Adoption Process:Our adoption fee includes all of the following and each animal is current :distemper/parvo, rabies, bordetella, deworming, heartworm and flea/tick control. If the animal is not spayed/neuterd prior to adoption, you will receive a voucher to have the procedure done as part of your adoption fee. You will also receive a collar, CCHS identification tag and adoption packet.
Dog/Cat $75 (male)/ $85 (female) already spayed/neutered
Dog/cat not spayed or neuterd $125. Adoption fee includes spay or neuter voucher.
Kittens and Puppies - $100 (include s/n voucher and rabies voucher)
If you are looking to adopt one of our wonderful "bully breeds", there is a special application process. You will be required to submit to a criminal background check, if renting, letter from landlord allowing you to have a bully breed, piece of mail with current address on it, copy of government issued identification, consent to a home visit and letter from homeowners/renters insurance that you are covered by insurance to have a bully breed.