We are a county funded shelter. Our operating budget is very limited. We are open to take in strays and owner turn-ins. We only have 29 kennels and our focus is to promote and adopt out the dogs we take in. We try to learn basic information on the dogs, if they know basic commands, are spayed or neutered, good with other dogs, etc. We do have helpful volunteers that will take a dog home to see how they are in a home situation. As with most shelters we do not know everything about each dog. Our fees to adopt are low. We CANNOT guarantee the health of any animal.
Come Meet Our Pets...
We are located on the Morrow County Fairgrounds At 115 Young Ave. Mt. Gilead, OH 43338
We are open Sat-Sun 11-2 Mon-Friday 11-4
Our Adoption Process...
Adoption fee of $130 includes vaccination, rabies vaccination, spay/neuter with pain injection after surgery, heartworm test for dogs over 6 months, and a County Dog License.
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