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Central Vermont Humane Society

1589 Vermont Route 14S
East Montpelier, VT 05651

Our Mission

For the most updated list of our available animals for adoption, please visit : https://centralvermonthumane.org/adopt/ , instead of our Petfinder page as it is updated by staff availability. 

ADOPTION FEES
Cats
Kittens (8 weeks- 6 months): $175
Adult Cats (7 months-8 years):$100
Mature Cats (9+ years): By Donation
Buddy Kittens or Cats: $25 discount on total

Adoption fees include: spay/neuter, rabies vaccination (if over 12 weeks of age), 1st distemper vaccination, 1st deworming, flea preventative, microchip and registration, a 30 day free trial of 24PetWatch Pet Health Insurance, a coupon toward Hill’s Science Diet food, and a voucher for a free veterinary exam from the VVMA!

Dogs
Puppies (8 weeks- 6 months): $450 (Includes a six-week training class*)
Adult Dogs (7 months-8 years): $250 (Some dogs will be $350 including a six-week training class)
Senior Dogs (9+ years): $200 (discounted training class optional for $100)
Buddy Adult or Senior Dogs: $25 discount on total

Adoption fees include: spay/neuter, rabies vaccination (if over 12 weeks of age), 1st distemper/parvo vaccination, bordetella vaccination, 1st deworming, flea preventative, a 30 day free trial of 24PetWatch Pet Health Insurance, a coupon toward Hill’s Science Diet food, and a voucher for a free veterinary exam from the VVMA!
*Training classes included in adoption fees must begin with the next available cycle of classes. Adopters from outside the Central Vermont area may seek refunds to the additional cost after showing evidence that the dog has successfully completed a training class elsewhere.

Small Animals
Adoption fee is by donation for: Guinea Pigs, Gerbils, Hamsters, Mice, and Rats.
Rabbits, chinchilla, and ferret adoption fee is $50.
Adoption fee includes a voucher for a free veterinary exam from the VVMA!

Adoption Policy

Our Adoption Process 

1. Meet the Animals and an Adoption Counselor 

2. Complete an Adopter Information Form 

3. Confirm a good match and complete adoption paperwork 

4.Take your new friend HOME! 



Please click here for adoption F.A.Q.'s

  • day hours
    Monday Closed
    Tuesday 1-5pm
    Wednesday 1-5pm
    Thursday 1-5pm
    Friday 1-5pm
    Saturday 10am-4pm
    Sunday Closed

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