Cat: $25.00 (includes license)
Dog $50.00 (includes license)
Please contact Humane Services at (709) 834-6500 ext. 509 to set up an appointment to view the animals or for more details. Holding facility hours are daily from 8:00 a.m – 4:30 p.m. The holding facility is located at 12 Villa Nova Road.
FOR ADOPTION – COOKIE
Cookie is a black/white, female cat (approximately 3 years old) who is looking for a family of her very own. She is very sweet, loves attention and a good cuddle. If you would like to adopt Cookie, please contact Humane Services at 834-6552.
FOR ADOPTION – PENELOPE
Penelope is a black/white cat, approximately 8 - 9 months old, who is looking for her fur-ever home. She is very playful and loves to run and jump. She would be suitable for a young family. Please contact Humane Services at 834-6552 for more information.
FOUND – DOMINION PLACE
Found a male, tabby cat on Dominion Place. Owner please contact Humane Services at 834-6552.
FOUND – FOWLERS ROAD
Found a female, terrier mix on Fowlers Road. Owner please contact Humane Services at 834-6552.
FOUND – LEGION ROAD
Found a white / orange / black, female cat on Legion Road. Owner please contact Humane Services at 834-6552.
FOUND – TILLEYS ROAD SOUTH
Found a tabby cat on Tilleys Road South. Owner please contact Humane Services at 834-6552.
Lost and Found
If you are missing your pet, please call Humane Services at 834-6552 or email email@example.com with detailed information regarding your pet, such as:
- Picture of pet
- Tag # (if he/she has one)
- When and where the animal went missing or was found
- Any other specific information that may help you find your pet
Residents can also report a stray, injured, or abandoned animal by contacting Humane Services at 834-6552.
Animal Licenses and Tags
Pet licensing is free and important for keeping your pets safe. Having your pet licensed with the Town helps Humane Service Officers reunite lost pets with owners as quickly as possible.
To register your pet, please visit the Municipal Enforcement Division at the Town Hall, 11 Remembrance Square or call (709) 834-6500 ext. 509. If the tag gets lost, replacement tags are available. If any information changes after the time of pet registration, please notify Humane Services at (709) 834-6500 ext. 509.
Seizure and Impounding
The animal control officer shall have the authority to seize and impound any dog within the town found roaming at large, or any dog where such dog or its owner(s) are found in contravention of any of the provisions of the Regulations.7.2. The animal control officer shall have the power to enter upon all private property, except private dwellings within the town for the purposes of carrying out and enforcing the provisions of the Regulations.
The following seizing, impounding and boarding fees shall be paid by or on behalf of the owner(s) of any dog/cat seized and impounded
- First seizure or impounding of a dog/cat with valid license – $40
- Second and subsequent seizures or impounding of a dog/cat with a valid license – $100
- First seizure or impounding of a dog/cat without valid license – $50
- Second and subsequent seizures or impounding of a dog/cat without valid license – $100
- In addition to the seizing and impounding fee, for any day or part thereof, a boarding fee of – $15
Regulations and Legislation