Animal Control Facility

578 Laurel Hill Rd
Rutherfordton, NC 28139

(828) 287-6025
Fax: (828) 287-6373

 

Animal Control Enforcement
(828) 286-2911

Staff: 
Cpl. Brad Jones
(Animal Control Officer)

Ptl. Sarah Hartman 
(Animal Control Officer & Administrative Support)

Ptl. Jeff Burgess
(Animal Control Officer)

Lt. Leon Godlock, Supervisor
(828) 287-6395

 

Community Pet Center

Volunteer Office

(828) 287-7738

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Rutherford County Animal Control Facility and Operations

If you are interested in adopting an animal from the Animal Control Facility you will need to come by and select an animal. After choosing the animal, you must fill out the adoption contract stating that you will take the animal to the veterinarian of your choice. The cost of the adoption is $60.00 for all dogs and cats. The cost includes your exam at the veterinarian's office, first rabies vaccine, first parvo/distemper vaccine, and the spay or neuter of the animal.

 

Hours of Operation for the Animal Control Facility

        Monday - Friday:  9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. for intake and return to owners
        Monday - Friday:  12:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M. for for public adoptions
        Saturday:  9:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M.
        Closed on Sundays and on all major holidays.

 

The Community Pet Center (CPC) hours of operation are:

        Monday - Wednesday:  12:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
        Closed on Thursdays
        Fridays: 12:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
        Saturdays:  9:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.

 

RABIES CLINIC

Animal Control has a rabies clinic at the facility on the first Wednesday of every month in 2015 from 12:00 to 4:00 p.m.  1 year vaccines will be available for $7.00


PLEASE  if you need assistance on the animals that are in the Animal Control Facility or the ones we have for adoption call the Community Pet Center volunteer office at  (828) 287-7738 after 12:00 P.M.

 

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Please click on the link below to view pets available for adoption

www.petfinder.com

Adoptable Dogs

Adoptable Cats

Lost Dogs

Lost Cats

 

"Animal Control and Community Animal Statistics"

Community Pet Center

 

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