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Fees
Animal Welfare
List of Adoption Fees Effective June 19, 2013
Adoption fees
 Price
dogs and cats
$60
birds
one-half current market price
horses
current market price or $300, whichever is greater
other animals
one-half current market price
 
One-half of all adoption fees underwrite the Animal Birth Control (ABC) Project which funds free dog and cat spays and neuters for pets owned by residents of The City of Oklahoma City, and for pets in the Animal Shelter. Dogs and cats will NOT be adopted through the Animal Shelter without first being spayed or neutered.

Special rates

A special reduced rate of $30 will be charged to adopt animals that meet any of the following criteria:

List of Impoundment Fees and Deposits effective April 27, 2007
Item
Cost
impoundment, not in rabies observation
$50
board and care per day, or fraction thereof
$10
relinquishment fee for non-City residents
$10 per animal
relinquishment of litter (3 or more animals) fee for non-City residents $30 per litter
veterinary medical care
actual costs
euthanasia fee, per animal
$25
dead animal disposal fee
$10
responsible owner benefit for pet wearing rabies or owner ID tag $5 off impoundment fee for each tagged pet
   
Special Handling Fees
Item
Cost
board and care per day for livestock in special handling areas (rabies observation and isolation)
 $29
rabies vaccination
$15
vaccinations for DHLPP, DA2PP, FVRCP or Bordetella
each $15
rabies observation processing fee
$25
 
Microchipping
Item
Cost
microchipping law enforcement and disability service animal
free
microchipping pets belonging to the public $30
Livestock Fees
Item
Cost
impoundment, per animal
$100
return to enclosure
$100
boarding, per day, including day of entry and reclaim
$50
veterinary check, per animal on entry
$50 plus actual costs of medical care
livestock calls, 2 hrs or less
$100 minimum per officer up to two hours
chemical immobilization fee $50
loose bull or stallion
double fees for above categories
   
Fowl Fees
Item
Cost
adoption fee
current market price
board and care
$23 per animal per week or any part of a week