The dogs not designated as in foster care are available at Wilkes County Animal Control at 408 Call Street Wilkesboro, NC (336) 903-7688. Their hours of operation are 10:30am to 5:00pm Monday-Friday, and 10:30am to noon on Saturday. The shelter adoption fee is $85.00 for dogs under 50 lbs. and $95.00 for dogs 50 lbs. and over. This fee pays for the following:
- Physical examination
- A check for worms and routine deworming for hookworms and roundworms
- The first in a series of distemper-parvovirus vaccines
- Rabies vaccine at 4 months
- Spay or Neuter at 4-6 months
Other services, such as a heartworm test and booster vaccinations for distemper & parvovirus, are recommended and should be discussed with your veterinarian at the first visit.
The adoption fee for HSOW foster dogs is $110, which includes all the above services, plus a heartworm test, heartworm preventative, and other treatments, as needed. Please contact the foster home directly with the information provided.