FCAHS | Our Available Pets

AVAILABLE
PETS

"4 million dogs end up in shelters every year; less than half of them make it back out."
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PROCESS

& POLICIES

ADOPTION PROCESS

Pets are like humans – each with unique needs & personalities. Our adoption process is designed to find the perfect fit for you, your home and your lifestyle.

  • STEP TWO: After your application has been reviewed, you must schedule a facility visit to meet our animals & staff. If necessary, applicants may then be asked to undergo a home visit by a FCAHS staff member.

  • STEP THREE: Once you find your perfect pet & your application has been approved, you're ready to adopt! At the time of adoption, you will be required to pay the $75 adoption fee, and provide a leash & collar for your animal prior to departure.

  • NOTE: Home inspections are required for all Pit Bull breed adoptions. All applicants are subject to a background check. FCAHS reserves the right to deny any adoption application for any reason.

ADOPTION FEES & POLICIES

OUR ADOPTION FEE IS $75 PER ANIMAL. This fee includes spay/neuter procedures & vaccinations required for adoption.

 

WHEN ADOPTING FROM FCAHS, YOU MUST PLEDGE TO:

  • Provide adequate food, water, shelter and care at all times;

  • Provide veterinary case as necessary;

  • Obey local, state and federal laws regarding testing & vaccinations;

  • Agree to spay/neuter your pet and provide proof of sterilization;

  • Not sell, give away or abandon your pet; and

  • Return your pet to FCAHS if your are unable to care for your pet.

PIT BULL & BULLY BREED ADOPTIONS

To ensure these wonderful dogs are not misused, the following items are required when applying for Pit Bull & "Bully" breed adoptions:

  • Vet Reference

  • Home Visit with FCAHS Representative

  • Up-Front Adoption Fee Prior to Sterilization, if applicable

FOSTERING PROCESS

Consider opening your heart & home to an animal in need.

  • STEP TWO: After your application has been reviewed, you must schedule a home visit by a FCAHS staff member. This helps us know what types of foster animals will be the best fit for you & your home. 

  • STEP THREE: You're ready to foster! Once you're approved, a foster animal will be placed in your care.

  • NOTE: All applicants are subject to a background check. FCAHS reserves the right to deny any foster application for any reason.

FOSTERING POLICIES

FOSTER HOMES PLEDGE TO:

  • Provide adequate food, water, shelter and care at all times;

  • Provide veterinary care as necessary;

  • Obey local, state and federal testing and vaccination laws; and

  • Cooperate with follow-up efforts by the FCAHS.

 
READY TO ADOPT?
READY TO FOSTER?
 
FCAHS | Testimonials

MAXINE

ADOPTED 2008

"She just wanted someone to love her back."
–Georgette