Wetzel County Animal Shelter

Click Here for Our Adoptable Pet List... Updated 7-15-14

Click Here for Happy Tails...from Jan. '05 thru today!




If you would like to ADOPT or RESCUE, please click appropriate link below...

ADOPTION APPLICATION...
click here to PRINT the Application   OR   click here to do the ONLINE APPLICATION

Pit Bull Adoption Application...click here.

IF YOU ARE A 501C3 RESCUE AND WOULD LIKE TO RESCUE FROM US...click here.

"PLEASE NOTE... When you fill out and submit the application, you will then receive an e mail containing your completed application with your information. Please forward this to wcasrosy@frontier.com and pamferrell@wildblue.net to ensure that we receive your completed application. If you do not hear from us within 8 hrs please e mail us to let us know. We apologize for this inconvenience.

Adoption Contract....click here to read - not required to fill in.

FOSTERING ~~~If you would be interested in fostering an animal through our shelter, please fill out the form and reply back to the email addresses listed. Sometimes even a couple days can save a life... click here





OUR FEATURED PET, Wally Walrus! ... See them ALL on our adoptable pet list!




E-mail Rosy and Pam





PLEASE NOTE:

Wetzel County Animal Shelter Supporters Inc. (WCASS)
is a 501c3 tax exempt non profit corporation.
Your donations are tax exempt!
Please make any donation checks payable to: "WCASS Inc."
Thanks so much for your support!!!


Many of our dogs must live OUTSIDE in KENNELS...

Several have been sleeping on Kuranda Dog Beds...they LOVE them ...we do too...because they are durable, chew proof and easy to clean. Kuranda is making them available (SUBSTANTIALLY DISCOUNTED) thru the Petfinder org. Take a look and if you would like to donate a bed to us, click here.



Wetzel County Animal Shelter

Animal Impoundment Facility for Wetzel Co., WV
399 Mollahan DR, New Martinsville, WV 26155

Phone: (304) 455-5348

 

OPEN DAILY ... HOURS ARE SEASONAL....PLEASE CALL TO CONFIRM!!!


 

For a PHOTO TOUR of our
Shelter...click here




Adopting a Pet
PLEASE NOTE: We are RESCUE FRIENDLY
ALSO NOTE: We do NOT adopt dogs for "OUTSIDE", MUST BE "HOUSEPETS" ONLY!

ADOPTION FEES

Vetted Female Dogs $200.00/Males $175
This fee includes: Alteration, Heartworm check,
Rabies, 5-way vaccination, Wormer, & Bordatella, Lyme, Erlichia, and anaplasmosis testing.

Unaltered Puppies $40.00
This fee includes: Wormer and first shots.
There is also a $50.00 spay/neuter deposit required
which is reimbursed when the dog is altered
by an agreed contract date.

ALL FEES MAY VARY DEPENDING ON THE ADDITIONAL VETTING REQUIRED.

Cats
Fee ranges with each individual cat by vetting prior to adoption and place of vetting.


WE DO NOT ACCEPT PERSONAL CHECKS... PAYMENT MUST BE IN CASH OR MONEY ORDERS ONLY. NO EXCEPTIONS!

YOU MUST BE ABLE TO TRANSPORT THE ANIMAL YOU WISH TO ADOPT.

PLEASE NOTE....We will NOT fly animals!!!

HEALTH
All our Dogs are Up to Date on Vaccinations (incl. Rabies, Lyme, Erlichia, and anaplasmosis testing)...
Heartworm checked and altered prior to adoption (as age and health permit).
All our Cats are Vaccinated, tested, and altered prior to adoption (as age and health permit).
Please check which treatments your pet has received & give that info to your own vet.
Please consider the cost of good veterinary & preventive care for an animal before adopting it.

REMEMBER...Moving to a new home is STRESSFUL for anyone.
It takes time to make adjustments, learn new routines, work out relationships.
BE PATIENT! Give your pets a fair chance to learn, grow & adapt. You'll be rewarded with their love & trust.


There are 45 cats and dogs for every person born.


Only 1 out of 10 dogs born ever get a home.


Only 1 out of 12 cats born ever find a home.


800 dogs & cats are KILLED each HOUR in the U.S, because there are not enough homes for them.

Opt to adopt...THANKS!!!






   

Come Visit Us!

We are located 1.5 miles east of New Martinsville on WV State Rt 7, just behind the 4-H CAMP.
Using the 4-H Camp or Fairgrounds driveway,
keep going straight till you hear barking and see the wagging tails of our Welcoming Committee!
New Martinsville is on the WV-OH border, just south of the Mason-Dixon line.
Map/Personalized Driving Directions


Wetzel County Animal Shelter 399 Mollahan DR, New Martinsville, WV 26155


Phone: 304-455-5348

Hours: OPEN DAILY...HOURS SEASONAL...please CALL.


  Click Here to E-mail Rosy (Shelter Director) and Pam (Asst. Dir.) for Details on Pets   Click here to E-mail Susan (Photographer) for Petfinder Photos
Click here for a list of pets at this shelter




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