The Animal Shelter Director oversees the operation of the Mercer County Animal Shelter. The director maintains all administrative animal records and reports, enforces the Mercer County Ordinance for the Control of Domestic Animals and assists in the adoption of animals for the Mercer County Humane Society.
For more information, visit the Humane Society's website
Fee schedule as of January 1, 2007. Fee's are subject to change at any time, upon approval by the Mercer County Humane Society.
Includes: Spaying. Neutering, Worming, Vaccinations, Pan Leukopenia, & Heart Worm Testing.
$75 for residents of Mercer, Boyle & Anderson Counties
$85 for all other counties
$40 for residents of Mercer, Boyle & Anderson Counties
$50 for all other counties
Pick Up Fees
$10 per domestic animals surrendered to animal control
$10 per domestic animals picked up by animal control and returned to owner
$7.50 Per day after pickup while at shelter
Dog Parvo Distemper $3.50
Feline Pan Leukopenia $3.50
$75.00 payable before the start of the quarantine period
Up to 10 Dogs $20.00
11+ Dogs $30.00