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Lapeer County Animal Control

 

Lapeer County Animal Control

 

 

Located at:

2396 W. Genesee St.

Lapeer, MI 48446

 

Animal Control

(810) 667-0236

 

Fax

(810) 245-6206

 

Email:

Animal@Lapeercounty.org

 

 

 

 

Hours of operation

 

Shelter Hours for Adoptions/Licenses

Monday

8:00am -4:00pm

Tuesday

8:00am-4:00pm

Wed. & Thurs

CLOSED TO PUBLIC

Friday

8:00am-3:00pm

We are also closed on major holidays.

We close 12:00pm to 12:30pm Monday thru Friday for lunch.

 

 

 

 

*NOTICE: OUR BUILDING IS OPEN MONDAY, TUESDAY AND FRIDAYS FOR WALK IN LICENSE SALES. LICENSES CAN ALSO BE MAILED, PURCHASED ONLINE, OR LEFT IN THE DROPBOX.

*ALL ADOPTIONS ARE BY APPOINTMENT ONLY!

PLEASE CALL OUR OFFICE AT 810-667-0236 TO SCHEDULE APPOINMENTS. WE WILL REQUIRE YOU TO FILL OUT AN ADOPTION APPLICATION

Field Services hours (Officers Available)

Monday

8:00am-4:00pm

Tuesday

8:00am-4:00pm

Wed. Thurs. Friday

8:00am-4:00pm

Saturday/Sunday

Emergencies only

We are also closed on major holidays.

In case of emergency, please contact the police department central dispatch at (810) 667-0292. They will put in touch with one of our officers if needed.

 

 

 

 

Important links related to animal services

 

Online Adoption Application

Amazon Wishlist

Local Rescues, Vets, and Groomers

Online Volunteer Application

 

 

 

 

 

Online Purchases - PLEASE do not click pay more than once on the portal.

FIRST TIME USERS WITH PREVIOUS OR EXISTING DOG LICENSE IN THE HOUSEHOLD – Obtain your Setup Code from your License Renewal Form and click on “Quick Account Setup”.  If you do not have a License Renewal Form or Setup Code, contact our office and one will be provided to you. 

·         Click on “Accountsetup”

·         Enter your information with the account setup code from your paperwork

·         Follow online instructions

NEW USERS WITHOUT A CURRENT DOG LICENSE IN HOUSEHOLD–

·         Select”login”

·         Create account

·         Receive email with code

·         Click on “login” on our website again

·         Enter email, password and account code from email

·         Follow online instructions

 

Renew your license online and we will mail you your license tag back in the mail!

You must upload a copy of your rabies certificate and spay/neuter status. Applicants without a rabies cannot be issued a license.

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Please be sure to pay the correct licensing amount online. We cannot refund your credit card immediately if you buy the wrong license.

Types of Licenses

Puppies (less than 1 year) $12

1 year adult license (With proof, Spayed/Neutered) $15

1 year adult license (not spayed/neutered) $25

3 year license (with a new 3 year rabies & proof of spay/Neuter) $40

3 year license (not spayed/neutered) $60

If your dog is over a year of age and has never been licensed before, You will need to select the license you want and a deliquent fee will apply.

 


Do you have a quick account setup code? Click here

Login or create an account? Click here.

 

Adoption fees:

Adult Dogs are: $125.00*

Puppies NOT spayed or neutered: $150.00*

Puppies spayed or neutered:$100.00

Adult Cats are: $75.00*

*These animals are adopted on a spay/neuter contract, when the animal is spayed or neutered

within the given time frame and proof is provided $50.00 will be refunded to the adopter.

Most animals are spayed or neutered while in our care but for those that are not you are subject to the $50.00 spay/neuter deposit

 

To fill out an adoption application, please look at our Facebook page! Once you find an animal that interests you, you can fill out an application on facebook or here. We will only call you to schedule an appointment to meet an animal if we think that the animal would be a good fit for your home.

 

During covid we are trying to reduce the amount of people walking through our kennels. You must apply for an animal and get a call back to view one at this time. This is the best way to avoid the spread of germs.

 

Adoption Application Link:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScrEXtOtM-BpID37mQf0Ny21qSteE1kEm9eI8ie8AXmEPe8Sw/viewform?usp=sf_link

 

Search criteria
Species Gender Age Size

 

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If you have lost a pet please post to the following Facebook Pages:

* Lapeer County Animal Control

*For the Love of Louie Michigan Lost Pet Lookers

* Lapeers Adoptable Animals

You can also call the office at 810-667-0236 to ask about a lost pet.

If you found a lost animal, please call and report it to the Animal Control office, people without internet check our office frequently.

All strays found in Lapeer County are required by law to come into Animal Control, after a 5 day in-shelter stray hold they will then become available for adoption.

We can NOT take strays from other counties, they must go to Animal Control in the county that they were found in.

 

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Dog License Fees :

For first time users that have never licensed with us before, you will need to submit a rabies certifiacte to our office or CREATE an account online. Please call if you have questions about the licensing process!

 

 

 

Dog License Fees :

Spayed or Neutered Dog

 

Non-Spayed or Neutered Dog

 

3 Year license: $40.00

 

3 year License:$60.00

 

1 Year License: $15.00

 

1 Year License: $25.00

 

Delinquent License Fees Spayed/Neutered

(May apply if over 1 year of age and not licensed)

 

Delinquent License fees Non-spayed or Neutered

 

 1 year License: $55.00

 

1 Year License: $65.00

 

3 Years License: $80.00

 

3 Year License: $100.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

-All Dogs are, BY LAW, required to be licensed at 4 months of age, and continue to be licensed the remainder of their lives.

-To purchase a 3 year license you must have a 3 year rabies shot that has been given in the same year you are purchasing your license.

-Lapeer County Dog licenses coinside with your rabies vaccine, if you purchase a 1 year license it will expire on the anniversary of your rabies vaccine the following year. If you  purchase a 3 year license your rabies and license will expire on the same day.

-You have 30 days past the expiration of your license to renew with out being charged a late fee, once the 30 day grace period has elapsed the license becomes considered delinquent.

-If you have just moved to Lapeer County you need to show proof of your previous dog license and have 90 days to purchase a Lapeer license.

-If you have recently adopted, rescued, or purchased a dog you have 30 days to get a dog license before it becomes considered delinquent unless it is a puppy under 4 months of age.

-To pay the spayed or neutered rate you must have proof that your pet is altered.

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Items Needed:

Donations can be called in directly to Fox Run Animal Hospital! This helps provide funding for animals to receive veterinary care. Fox Run Animal Hospital (810-678-8738)

Items Needed:

-Dish Soap

-Laundry Soap

-Bleach

-Disinfectants

-Laundry Scent Crystals

-Dry/Wet Kitten and Cat Food

-Dry/Wet Dog and Puppy Food

-PeePee Pads

-Collars/ Leashes

-Contractor Trash Bags

-Cat Litter- Pine horse pellets and clay type

-Flea medications from vet office- revolution preferred for cats

-Nylabones

-Kongs

-Halters for livestock animals

-Lead ropes

 

Sponsorship of Animals

Do you want to directly help an animal in our shelter? Please consider a sponsorship of a cat or dog in our shelter, any donation amount is very helpful, but listed below is what it costs for a sponsorship to help an animal with veterinary care.

Cat full sponsorship: $40.00

Cat half sponsorship: $20.00

Dog Full Sponsorship: $80.00

Dog Half Sponsorship: $40.00

A sponsorship will cover the cost of spaying or neutering the animal and all age appropriate vaccinations, by doing this it increases the adoptability of the animals.

 

Checks can be sent to us by mail or dropped off in our office for those who wish to donate.

 

 

You can also purchase items off of our Amazon Wish list and they will be shipped directly to our shelter, click the blue hyperlink to go directly to our list!

 

We are in need of live traps to continue TNR work in our shelter, please consider donating a live trap through our wish list at TRU catch trap, just click the blue hyperlink to go directly to our list!

 

 

 

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We are in need of Volunteers at Lapeer County Animal Control, Volunteers walk the dogs, socialize with the cats, and work with the public interested in adopting!

You can stop in to get an application at 2396 W. Genesee St. in Lapeer during regular business hours or click the link to apply online!

 

All volunteers must be 18 years of age or older and pass a background check. Volunteers also assist in fundraising projects and adoption events!

 

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Many local veterinarians offer spay/neuter appointments. You can always call and get a quote!

We work with many local veterinarians such as:

·       Fox Run Animal Hospital (810-678-8738)

·       Thorpe Animal Hospital (810-664-2233)

·       Animal Medical Center (810-664-6524)

·       Arborview Veterianry Clinic (810-664-7240)

 

All About Animals also offers these services to dog and cat owners. All About Animals has locations in Flint and Warren. They specialize in low cost veterinary services. We do not guarantee any prices for any of these services.

Cat spays/neuters: $40.00         

Dog spays/neuters:$80.00

Barn Cat/ Feral cat- $25.00 each cat- this will include an ear tip and a Rabies vaccine!

*Mom and kitten special: Spay mom for $40.00 and each kitten is only $10.00 additional dollars! (kittens must weigh atleast 2 pound for surgery)

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Please help stop the overpopulation problem, spaying or neutering 1 cat will prevent 100 kittens from being born.

Cats and dogs will be transported to All About Animals rescue in Flint to get spayed or neutered, the dogs can be picked up same day but cats will not be available for pick-up until the following morning. Typically the appointments are every Thursday, animal drop off is the day prior to surgery and payment for surgery is due at drop off. You also have the option to make your own appointment by going to www.allaboutanimalsrescue.org and making your own appointment. There are also several other transports available in Lapeer county that will take your pet to be fixed. Current transport locations include Paradise Animal Rescue and Tractor Supply.

 

 

Lapeer Animal Control