Reduced Rate Adoptions for Dogs at the Shelter

male, brown tabby and white Domestic Shorthair.

Daddy-O is one of the many pets available for adoption.

Press release from the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office:

The Humboldt County Animal Shelter is offering reduced-rate adoptions for dogs beginning today through May 25.

Due to the shelter’s dog kennels being over capacity, all adult dogs (6 months and older) are $50, seniors (dogs 7 years and older) are $35 and puppies (less than 6 months) are $80. Cats remain at their regular adoption price.

Adoptable dogs are neutered or spayed, microchipped, up to date on shots and temperament tested. Some dogs also have had obedience training classes.

The animal shelter’s currently available, adoptable pets are listed online and updated daily at and The shelter is located at 980 Lycoming Ave in McKinleyville. The shelter’s normal operating hours are Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., and Tuesday and Thursdays from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.

To learn more about the Humboldt County Animal Shelter and the adoption process, visit or call (707) 840-9132



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