What happens if my dog or cat is impounded?
Cats or dogs that are impounded at the animal welfare facility are kept a minimum of three days before they are made available for adoption. It is the goal of Animal Welfare state to return cats and dogs to their owners or to find them good homes through adoption or rescue organizations. Owners that claim their dogs or cats after an initial 24 hours of impoundment are subject to a $20 per day boarding fee.

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1. How can I adopt a dog or cat?
2. Where is the animal shelter and what are its hours?
3. What are the requirements for keeping dogs or cats in the city limits?
4. How many dogs or cats can I have at my residence?
5. Do I need to license my dog or cat with the city?
6. Does the City accept 3-year rabies vaccinations?
7. What happens if my dog or cat is impounded?
8. Can citizens bring a stray dog or cat to the animal welfare facility?
9. What is a nuisance animal?
10. What if an animal appears to be uncared for, abandoned or abused?
11. Do Animal Welfare staff investigate other animal complaints?