Dog Adoptions

Thank you for your interest in adopting a dog from the Humane Society of Burnett County, Inc. All interested adopters must fill out a pre-adoption application for the dog they are interested in. Once the pre-adoption application has been approved, you will be contacted to schedule a time to complete the adoption and take your new dog home.

We do not do same day adoptions, but if traveling a distance, arrangements may be made to complete your adoption in one trip. We STRONGLY recommend a meet and greet with other dogs in the household.

Dog adoption fees are $225.

The adoption fee includes:

Spay/Neuter
Rabies vaccination. If the puppy is not old enough at the time of the adoption, a voucher will be provided for a participating vet.
Distemper vaccination(s)-age appropriate
Worming medication and fecal exam
Heartworm test on dogs 2+ years of age
Flea and tick prevention (seasonal)
Microchipping, including registration. This also includes a 30 day trial of pet insurance (restrictions apply).
Certificate of Veterinary Inspection
**Due to high volume of applications we receive for puppies, we may require a $10.00 nonrefundable pre-adoption application fee for puppies 4 months (16 weeks) of age or younger. If application is approved this fee will be applied towards the adoption cost at the time of adoption.

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