You do NOT have to be a Resident of Antioch to adopt from Antioch Animal Services, we welcome non-resident adopters.
We request that all members of the household be present for a meet and greet with any pet you are considering to adopt, no appointment is needed. Meet and Greets can be done anytime during business hours, please see the front desk. If you are adopting a dog and have other dogs in the household, we recommend you bring them in as well, to ensure compatibility.
All adopters must present Government Issued Identification at time of adoption.
Cat Compatibility Testing is available on request.
Cats: $90.00 adoption fee – This fee includes having the cat surgically altered at the animal shelter, the FVRCP vaccination fee, Rabies vaccination fee (if the cat is over 4 months old), and the microchip fee. There will be an additional charge at the Veterinarian for the cost of the spay/neuter if it is necessary to send the animal outside the shelter for the surgery. (Office staff will go over these fees with you.)
Dogs: $125.00 adoption fee – This fee includes having the dog surgically altered at the animal shelter, the DHPP vaccination fee, the Bordetella vaccination fee, the Rabies vaccination fee (if the dog is over 4 months old), and the microchip fee.
There may be an additional charge at the Veterinarian for the cost of the spay/neuter if it is necessary to send the animal outside the shelter for the surgery.
Additionally, if the adopter is a City of Antioch resident, they will also be required to purchase a 1-year dog license for $20.00 (Office staff will go over these fees with you.)
Rabbits: $16.00 adoption fee.
Hamsters, other small animals: $7.00 adoption fee.
For more information about pet adoption, contact Antioch Animal Services at 925-779-6989 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
day hours Monday Closed Tuesday 10am - 5pm Wednesday 10am - 5pm Thursday 10am - 5pm Friday 10am - 2pm Saturday 10am - 5pm Sunday Closed