MENDOCINO Co., 3/21/18 — Think of it as a sanctuary space for your dog: the Mendocino County Animal Shelter is having a dog “license amnesty,” and will also be offering “at cost” $6 rabies shots, and $25 chipping. It’s an amnesty because late or delinquency fees will be waived. A license for a spayed or neutered dog is $25, and for an unaltered doggo $55. The event is April 7, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. not including a lunch break.
The details are in the press release below
“Dog License Amnesty Day and Vaccine Clinic
The Mendocino County Animal Shelter will be holding a Dog License Amnesty Day on Saturday, April 7, 2018 from 10:00 am through 4:00 pm. The Shelter will be closed briefly from 1:00 pm to 1:30 pm for a short lunch break.
All participants in the Dog License Amnesty Day are required by Mendocino County Ordinance – 10.12.010 (Dog Licenses) to provide proof of a current rabies vaccination for their dog(s). Please remember to obtain a paper copy of a current rabies vaccination for your dog(s) from your Veterinarian prior to Amnesty Day.
If your dog(s) requires a rabies vaccination, Animal Shelter Clinic Staff will be providing them for an “at cost” charge of $6.00 from the hours of 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Dog owners requiring rabies vaccines must use the west entrance where Animal Shelter staff will be positioned outside to greet & direct owners and their dog(s) into the facility.
All delinquent charges will be waived in an effort to gain dog license compliance for the dog owners that reside within Mendocino County. Dog Licenses for dog(s) that have been neutered or spayed will be $25.00. Dog License for intact dog(s) will be $55.00. Microchipping for dogs is being offered for $25.00.
No credit card transactions will be accepted on this date. Only cash & checks are permitted methods of payment in an effort to speed up the process.