Rescuing, Sheltering and Rehoming Companion Animals in the Columbia Valley of BC since 2007

Fees

Adoption Fees:   Birth dates are determined from ICAN’s official animal tracking (TAB) records.

* Please check the pet’s listing for any changes in adoption fees.  In some cases an adoption fee may be higher if special needs have substantially increased expenses such as vet fees and transportation.  This is rare and it will be noted on the specific animal’s web page at the top under their name, birth date and description.

Kittens:  (up to 7 months of age):  * $125, which includes spay/neuter, vaccines, vet check and/or medical treatment necessary to make them healthy and adoptable.

Cats and Kittens: (7+ months of age months and older):
* $100, which includes spay/neuter, vaccines, vet check and/or medical treatment necessary to make them healthy and adoptable.


Puppies (up to 7 months of age): * $350, which includes spay/neuter, vaccines, vet check and/or medical treatment necessary to make them healthy and adoptable.  

Adult Dogs (7+months & older):  * $250, which includes spay/neuter, vaccines, vet check and/or medical treatment necessary to make them healthy and adoptable

Rabbits:
* $60, which includes spay/neuter, vet check and/or any medical treatment necessary to make them healthy and adoptable.

Small animals and birds:
* $10-25 (fee varies by type of animal), which includes any medical treatment necessary to make them healthy and adoptable.

* $15-90 (fee varies by type of bird), which includes any medical treatment necessary to make them healthy and adoptable. Please note that birds are not spayed or neutered.

“Free” Companion Fees:
To give you a comparison as to how much money you save by adopting a companion animal instead of getting a “free” companion, the initial veterinary costs for being a responsible pet parent are listed below:

Cat/kitten:
Spay – $250
Neuter – $115.50
Initial Vaccines – $85

Dogs/Puppies (20-40 pounds):
Spay – $305
Neuter – $275
Initial Vaccines – $70

Rabbit:
Spay – $190.50
Neuter – $179