Fees for Licenses, Adoptions, and Live Traps
The fee for an animal license is $20 for non-spayed/neutered animals. The fee is $10 for spayed/neutered animals. Payment in cash or credit/debit card only. The license runs the calendar year. Licenses for the new year can be purchased at the Animal Shelter starting mid-December each year.
Adoptions are $40 for non-spayed/neutered animals on a credit/debit card only. You must bring back proof of sterilization within 30 days of adoption, and $25 will be refunded on the credit/debit card. Adoptions are $15 for a spayed/neutered animal.
Live traps are available for rent. The deposit is $40 on a credit/debit card only, which is refunded to the card when the trap is returned. The traps are rented out for 2 weeks and Animal Control will come and empty them while you have it.
For any animals belonging to Taylor residents, the fee is $50. For non-residents, the fee is $75. The hours for this service are Monday-Friday 9:00am-4:00pm.