Q: What is the adoption fee and what does it cover?

A: $50.  Spay/Neuter, Rabies vaccination, deworming, vet exam, and first series of vaccinations.

Q: How do I adopt a pet?

A: Visit the Police Department, talk to staff about an animal and fill out the paperwork.



Q: What are your hours that you are open for the public?

A: Monday through Friday 8:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Q: How long does the shelter hold animals before they are evaluated?

A: 10 days.

Q: Do you offer free or discounted spay/neuter services?

A: No, but you can call the Heart of Missouri Humane Society at (573) 761-3900.

Q: Do you offer veterinary services for the public?

A: No we cannot offer veterinary services to the public.



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