Jackson County Animal Shelter is a county-operated facility. Our goal is to find homes for as many pets as possible. We have very strong adoption and foster programs.
Come Meet Our Pets...
We are located at 4400 Audubon Lane in Gautier, MS.
Monday - Friday 10 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Our Adoption Process...
Adopting animals from the shelter is easy. Adoption fees are: $50 for all animals (covers spaying or neutering)
All adopted animals are provided with: 1. A certificate of examination from the Jackson County Veterinary Society (entitles adoptee to a free health exam) 2, Initial vaccinations 3. Preventative worming 4. Spaying and Neutering (depending on age of animal) 5. A pet name tag from Two Dogs Dancing
A microchip for your new friend will be included for an additional $15.
Thank You! Your message has been sent to Jackson County Animal Shelter.
You'll receive a copy, too, at
to help you keep track of which pets you've inquired about, and which shelters and rescues you've emailed.
NOTE: Some shelters have physical locations you can visit; some of these shelters may only have pets for a limited time, so please do not wait for a reply—just go visit the shelter!
Other organizations are rescue groups run by busy volunteers who may take a while to reply. You can find information about the shelter or rescue group caring for this pet, and their adoption procedures,
on the pet's details page on Adopt-a-Pet.com.