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Caswell County Animal Shelter in Yanceyville, North Carolina provides temporary care, housing, and adoption services for unwanted, owner-relinquished, and lost pets.
Their aim is to be "The Best Little Shelter Anywhere." While county animal shelters sometimes have a bad reputation for not caring about the animals, Caswell County Animal Shelter treats every animal with respect, even the ones they can't save. With enough support from the community, they can save many more.
Considering adoption from Caswell County Animal Shelter? Read below for more info on their adoption process and fees.
Caswell County Animal Shelter's adoption process is simple.
Adoption fees at Caswell County Animal Shelter are as follows:
Your adoption fee covers spaying or neutering, a rabies shot and their first round of annual shots, and initial deworming. A heartworm check can be provided for an additional $20, which is strongly encouraged.
Our writing team is hard at work researching this shelter's adoption process and fees, so this page will be updated soon!
In the meantime, here's some nice-to-know info that applies to nearly every animal shelter, humane society, and rescue.
Because shelter dogs are full of love!
Is it because they know you saved them and love you harder for it?
I can't say for certain, but yes.
Jokes aside, there are three things all shelter dogs need to thrive in their new home:
Older shelter dogs, generally 1+ years old, may have experienced a lot of trauma, which often results in one of 8 common behavioral issues:
These issues are correctable! Your dog isn't broken, they're just damaged. You can fix them with enough love, patience, and a good training plan.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, finding good dog trainers can be hard. Like everything else, dog training is moving only. but there are great online dog trainers that are proven to work and can help get your new pup on the right path.
You can learn a lot about an animal welfare organization just by looking at their name.
Adoption processes vary drastically from organization to organization, but here are some general tips that apply in most instances. Note that we'll use the term "shelters" here for simplicity but it includes all types of rescue organizations.
If you have any questions about adopting an animal (what you'll need, what to expect, etc.) feel free to contact the PetLists team!
If you're looking to adopt a new dog, our Dog Adoption Guide is a must-read. It has everything you need to know about bringing a shelter dog home:
And we're adding new guides all the time.