765 Stevens Road, Pittsford, VT 05763
Shelter: (802) 483.6700 Office: (802) 483.9171

Adoption Center Hours
Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri and Sat: 12-5
Sunday & Monday: Closed

RCHS Adoption Fees

Dogs

  • Puppies (0 - 12 months) $300
  • Adult Dogs (1 - 7 years) $200
  • Senior Dogs (8 - 12 years) $125
  • Senior Dogs (13+ years) Monetary Donation Only

If you wish to adopt a bonded pair adult or senior dogs, it is 50% off for the second dog.  This adoption fee includes:  - Spaying/Neutering - Microchip - Heartworm Test - Rabies, Distemper and Kennel Cough Vaccines – Deworming/Defleaing - Collar, Leash, ID Tag - Free physical with your veterinarian - Valuable dog behavior information and free behavioral information and referral for your pet.  If you have a favorite leash or collar please bring it along and your new dog can wear it home.

Cats

  • Kittens (0 - 12 months) $100
  • Adult Cats (1 - 8 years) $85
  • Senior Cats (9 - 12 years) $50
  • Senior Cats (13+ years) Monetary Donation Only

This adoption fee includes: - Spaying/Neutering - Microchip - Rabies and Distemper Vaccines - Feline Leukemia Test – Deworming/Defleaing - ID Tag - Free physical with your veterinarian - Valuable cat behavior information and free behavioral information and referral for your pet.  Adopters may bring their own carriers or may purchase a cardboard carrier for $3.

Small Animals

  • Rabbits - $25 ($35 for 2)
  • Birds - Adoption fees varies by type of bird.  Please call the Adoption Center.
  • Guinea Pigs, Hamsters, Mice, Rats - $20 ($30 for 2)
  • Ferrets - $50

If a small animal arrived in a cage, he may go home with it at no extra charge.  Adopters may bring their own carriers or may purchase a cardboard carrier for $3.

Thinking About Adopting?

Are you thinking about adopting a puppy? If so, click here for helpful and informative information.

  • Click here for the Dog/Puppy Adoption Application.
  • Click here for the Cat/Kitten Adoption Application.
  • Click here for the Small Animal Adoption Application.

Please come visit the animals!

Please click here for directions if you'd like to come visit the animals at the shelter.