Lapeer County Animal Shelter

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Our mission statement is "To promote animal welfare through education, enforcement, housing, and adoptions." As a department, we strive to achieve compliance with state law and local ordinance.

Who We Are

This shelter is a county organization which operates 100% on revenues raised at the shelter. This revenue comes from many sources, including licensing fees, adoption fees, return to owner fees, and fines levied in court for ordinance violations. Our shelter investigates animal complaints, cruelty complaints, and general nuisance complaints. Other services include impoundment of stray animals and adoptions.

Adopting a friend

We have some great animals up for adoption. These animals include dogs, cats, ferrets, and livestock. There is a cost to adopt the animals. These costs are as follows if the animal is not altered: Dogs are $100 which includes a $50 refundable spay/neuter deposit. Puppies are $110 which includes a $50 refundable spay/neuter deposit. Cats/kittens are $70 which includes a $50 refundable spay/neuter deposit. If the animals are already already altered: Dogs are $50. Puppies are $60. Cats/Kittens are $20. Michigan Law requires a spay/neutering deposit on all animals sold from the shelter. This a $50.00 fee, refundable upon having the animal sexually altered by a licensed veterinarian. For information on fees for other animals, please contact the shelter.

Come Visit Us!

Hours are M-F 8am-12pm, 12:30-4:30 except closed on Wednesdays at noon. Adoptions begin at 9:30am during the week!. Now open on Saturdays from 9-12. We are located at 2396 W. Genesee Rd. in Lapeer, MI. Follow I-69 to Lake Nepessing Rd. and turn North. Take Lake Nepessing Rd. to the first stop sign and turn right. This is Genesee. Follow Genesee through one stop light and we are on the North side of the road, right next door to the police department.
Lapeer County Animal Shelter
2396 W Genesee
Lapeer, MI 48446
Phone: 810-667-0236 Click here for a list of pets at this shelter


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