Average Rescue Expenditures for a dog coming in.  This does not include anything additional for when they are ill.  Additionally a spay is about $400.00, a neuter is $300.00, and a dental is $400.00.

​​​Adopting a Dog

Wellness Exam$40.50
DHPP Vaccine 1 yr$14.25
Bordetella booster$15.00
Fecal$18.00
Accuplex or DX4 test (heartworm, lyme, ehrlichiosis, anaplasmosis)$41.25
Rabies 1 yr.$13.50
Lepto Vaccine$36.00
Lyme Vaccine $48.00

Heartguard monthly

(depending on dog wt.)

$4.75-$7.50
Nexguard or Advantix monthly (depending upon skin condition)​


Nexguard $16.00-$17.55

Advantix

$


19

Dogs adopted in 2015.

Any applications received after June 26, 2016 the adoption fees are as follows:
ages 0-3 $350.00 
ages 4-9 $300.00 
ages 10 and up $250.00.

Steps to adopt from the rescue:
1.  Click here                                          to fill out the application online.

2.  Contact your veterinarian and give them permission to speak with us.
3.  The rescue will complete a veterinarian check to assure that your current animals are up to date on all of their vaccinations.  
4.  The next step is a home visit from one of our volunteers. We will observe the yard and home and spend some time getting to know you and your current pets.
5.  You will be informed of the Board of Directors decision regarding the adoption.
6.  We will work diligently to find the right dog for your family.

Any applications received after June 26, 2016 the adoption fees are as follows:

ages 0-3 $350.00 

ages 4-9 $300.00 

ages 10 and up $250.00.

​The adoption fee goes toward the medical care and food necessary to prepare each animal for their forever home.

Notes:  LIST OF LEGAL ANIMAL LIMITS PER CITY JURISDICTIONS IN HAMPTON ROADS, VA 
Chesapeake- 4 dogs
Gloucester- No limit
Hampton- No limit 
Newport News- 4 animals total (dogs, cats, rabbits, guinea pigs, etc.) 
Norfolk- 4 dogs and 4 cats 
Poquoson- 4 animals total (dogs, cats rabbits, guinea pigs, etc.) 
Portsmouth- 5 dogs 
Suffolk- 5 dogs 
VA Beach- 4 dogs 
Yorktown- 4 dogs 
Williamsburg- No limit   
We have to abide by these restrictions when we adopt out a dog.  
Providing this information so you are aware there are legal animal restrictions. Information was gathered from various sources of each city listed.

Dog Rescue

12

Dogs adopted in 2016

Total  cost: $251.55