Animals Available For Adoption

Adopt a pet and bring a new best friend home.

Adopt a pet and bring a new best friend home

HSLM is closed to the public for adoptions. Emergency pet surrenders, please call: 519-451-0630 x232.
HSLM staff continue to maintain our shelter operations and provide care to the animals in our facility. 

The HSLM website represents all pets available for adoption at the shelter.

Adoption Fees

  • Cats and Kittens – $200*
  • Senior Cats (+10 years)  $100*
  • Dogs & Puppies – $400*
  • Senior Dogs (+10 years)  $200*
    *Includes a $50 non-refundable administration fee
  • Rabbit – $50**
  • Guinea Pig – $25**
  • Hamster/Rat/Mouse – $25**
  • Budgie – $25**
  • Canary – $50**
  • Cockatiel – $75**
    **Includes a $15 non-refundable administration fee

Adoption fee of a cat or dog includes:

  • Spay or neuter (depending on age)
  • Microchipped
  • Flea treatment with revolution
  • Initial vaccinations
  • Initial de-worming
  • Rabies vaccination (depending on age)
  • 30 days of Pet Insurance (some exceptions)
  • 7 day supply of food
  • Any additional tests or treatments will be outlined in the medical record

Adoption Process

  1. Fall in love with your potential match
  2. Review their profile
  3. Fill out adoption application
  4. Go home with your newly adopted pet, the same day!

Adoption Applications

Cats & Kittens Adoption Application

Cuddly Critter Adoption Application

Dogs & Puppies Adoption Application

Adoption applications can be downloaded, printed and filled out at home, however they must be submitted in person at the shelter. Please do not fax or email the applications, as they will not be accepted.

Payment Options

We accept cash, Interac, Visa or MasterCard but are unable to accept cheques.

Our Animal Return Policy

If your new pet animal becomes sick or exhibits behavioural problems within the first fourteen (14) days following adoption, and you are not prepared to take responsibility for associated costs, you may return the animal to us for a refund of the adoption fee.

Surrendering A Pet

Please note that an appointment must be made with one of our Adoption Counsellors at 519-451-0630 ext. 233 or ext. 232 before bringing any animal to the shelter.

Surrender fees vary based on the animal.

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