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Responsible Pet Care of Oxford Hills

9 Swallow Road
Paris, ME 04271

Our Mission

To improve the quality of life and promote the responsible way to treat animals.

Adoption Policy

You can find the information about adopting a dog or a cat from Responsible Pet Care on our website You will also find the adoption fees and what is included with the fee.

To be qualified to adopt a puppy or dog from RPC you must agree to provide training and keep the animal under control at all times. Dogs should not be allowed to roam freely.

You must not have ever surrendered a dog to a shelter.

An approved application is required before an animal is released. The application includes the following:

Personal information: name, address, phone number, etc.
Landlord's permission, if you rent your home
Information about pets in your home. All dogs and cats must be current with their rabies and distemper vaccinations
Name and phone number of the veterinarian that treats your pets
Two non-family references with daytime phones numbers

The information on the application will be verified before approval is given. There could be a 24-48 hours wait if references or the veterinarian cannot be reached immediately. Notification is made by phone when an application has been approved.

To avoid delays print clearly, complete all the required information, submit your application for pre-approval.

Responsible Pet Care reserves the right to deny any applicant that does not meet the adoption requirements, or is perceived to be a threat to the health and well being of our animals.

  • day hours
    Monday By Appointment
    Tuesday By Appointment
    Wednesday By Appointment
    Thursday By Appointment
    Friday Noon-4 p.m.
    Saturday Noon-4 p.m.
    Sunday Noon-4 p.m.
    By appointment only
Our shelter Thank you for all the wonderful donations. Our thrift shop. Brendi with an armful of love. 2017 Oxford Hills Christmas parade. Kelley and Jaimie take some time for love.
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