The Pet Center

Pet Center Adoptions & Services

130 N. Stratton Rd St. Augustine 32095 (Map)
(904) 209-6190

Hours: Tuesday through Friday: 9:00am to 4:30pm, and Saturday: 9:00am to 4:00pm. Monday: Closed to the public except for scheduled appointments to claim lost pets. No drop offs. Sunday: Closed. To comply with CDC guidelines, social distancing and masks are required. Appointments are strongly recommended and appreciated.

Volunteers – At this time, and in accordance with CDC guidelines, allowing volunteers into the facility is not considered best practice.

Looking for a new feline friend? You can meet some of our adoptable cats and kittens at PetSmart! The fees are $30.00 for males, $40.00 females, and that includes spay / neuter, rabies vaccine & shots. Visit PetSmart, St. Augustine at 1779 US Highway 1 S, St Augustine to meet your new furry best friend!

Pet Center Visits

The Pet Center is open for adoptions on a limited basis. We strongly advise you to visit PetFinder.com prior to visiting the shelter to view our available cats and dogs. Kennel tours will be limited to (2) adults only. Appointments are strongly recommended.

Masks & Social Distancing Required – Due to circumstances within the facility and to stay in compliance with CDC guidelines, customers will be required to wear a mask and practice social distancing while inside the building.

Owner Surrender / Euthanasia

Owner Surrender by Appointment Only – We will begin to accept owner relinquished pets from SJC residents on an appointment only. We strongly advise you to use our Resources tab to re-home your pet before deciding to bring it to the shelter. Resources can be found here:

Owner Request Pet Euthanasia by Appointment Only – We will offer the service of euthanasia for SJC resident's pets on an appointment basis.

Pet Center Fees

All pets released from our shelter, adopted or claimed; must be microchipped. If the pet is not, there is a microchip fee $10.

Adoptions

Dog Adoption
Includes spay / neuter, rabies vaccine & shots

  • Males: $35 + $10 microchip (if needed) = $45
    Senior Citizen Discount (62 or older): $25 + $10 micro-chip (if needed) = $35

  • Females: $50 + $10 microchip (if needed) = $60
    Senior Citizen Discount (62 or older): $35 + $10 micro-chip (if needed) = $45

Cat Adoption (includes spay / neuter, rabies vaccine & shots)

  • Males: $20 + $10 microchip (if needed) = $30
    Senior Citizen Discount (62 or older): $10 + $10 microchip = $20

  • Females: $30 + $10 microchip (if needed) = $40
    Senior Citizen Discount (62 or older): $15 + $10 microchip = $25

Pre-Approved Pet Rescue Group Adoption (Rabies shot only) – $0.00

Additional Fees

  • Micro Chip – $10.00

  • Dog Grooming – $15.00
    Includes bath and nail trim only

  • 1st Impound – $15.00
    Boarding per day – $5.00
    Processing – $10.00

  • 2nd Impound – $25.00
    Boarding per day – $15.00
    Processing – $10.00

  • 3rd Impound – $35.00
    Boarding per day – $20.00
    Processing – $10.00

  • Owner Surrender – $10.00 per pet over 6 months, and $30.00 per litter.

  • Owner Release Euthanasia – $25.00

  • Boarding under Quarantine – $10.00 per day

  • 10 day Quarantine/ Dangerous Dog – $100.00
    Boarding per day – $10.00

Shots Given When Processing Animals:

  • Dog – Distemper and Bordetella

  • Cat – Distemper

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OUR MISSION

First and foremost, we are public servants. Protecting people from animals and animals from people.