POMEROY — The Meigs County Canine Rescue and Adoption Center, is located at 33133 Hiland Road in Pomeroy. The adoption fee is $90 for adult dogs and includes first shot, rabies vaccine, spay/neuter and dog license. The fee for puppy adoptions is $100 and includes the spay/neuter fee; a contact is required for puppies not old enough to undergo the procedure at the time of adoption. When the puppy is old enough, they can be taken to the shelter’s local vet. First shot, rabies and dog license are included in the adoption fee. There is a $10 fee per dog to cover the cost of initial vaccine and wormer.
The Meigs County Health Department, 112 E. Memorial Dr. in Pomeroy, is hosting a Rabies Vaccination Clinic on Saturday, June 11, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. for dogs and cats. Each rabies vaccination will cost $5.00. For more information contact the Health Department at 740-992-6626 or visit www.meigs-health.com.
Dog Warden is Colleen MurphySmith, and Assistant Dee Cummins can be contacted at 740-992-3779. Leave a message if no one answers, they are often away on rescue missions. You can also visit their Facebook page at Meigs County Dog Shelter and leave a message there.