Regretting Surrendering Our Dogs to Shelter

////Regretting Surrendering Our Dogs to Shelter


We decided to surrender both of our dogs to a local shelter this month. One of them has been adopted and one of them remains in the shelter. We are wondering if we can get him back through re-adoption and how much would the minimum and maximum cost be?


The decision on whether to re-adopt an animal to a person who surrendered the animal would be up to the shelter. Adoption fees are generally also up to the shelter unless there is a local law or contract with a municipality that sets the fee. Impoundment fees for re-adopting a surrendered animal are sometimes charged as well for the time the animal was boarded at the shelter.

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By |2018-05-24T10:46:01-04:00March 27th, 2018|