El Dorado County Animal Services - Tahoe
Shelter Operations houses and cares for stray, unwanted, or displaced animals. Every effort is made to place healthy, adoptable animals in new permanent, loving homes. Shelter Operations also coordinates foster home and volunteer programs, educates the community on pet overpopulation, and assists individuals who have lost or found a pet.
Adoption fees for dogs include surgical sterilization, heartworm test (for dogs over 6 months), first distemper/parvo vaccination, deworming (as needed), flea prevention, rabies vaccination (if appropriate), microchip and a one-year license (for El Dorado County Residents).
Adoption fees for cats include surgical sterilization, Leukemia/FIV test, first distemper vaccination,deworming (as needed), flea prevention, rabies vaccination (if appropriate) and a microchip.
Dogs: $120 plus $20 1-Year Dog License Fee (Dog License Fee is $30 in South Lake Tahoe)
Small Livestock: $40
Other Small Animals: $15