Where can I adopt a dog in Columbia South Carolina?

Table of contents:

  1. Where can I adopt a dog in Columbia South Carolina?
  2. Is Columbia Animal Services a kill shelter?
  3. How much does it cost to adopt a dog in SC?
  4. How do I foster a kitten in Columbia SC?
  5. How old do you have to be to adopt a pet in SC?
  6. How old do you have to be to adopt a cat in SC?
  7. At what age should puppies be adopted?

Where can I adopt a dog in Columbia South Carolina?

PETSinc is a nonprofit, pet rescue and adoption organization proudly serving the Midlands of South Carolina since 1991. With the help of our generous donors, dedicated volunteers, and a loving community of families, we place over 1,200 animals into adoption or temporary foster homes each year.

Is Columbia Animal Services a kill shelter?

After taking in its lowest number of animals in 14 years, the Columbia Animal Shelter has set a goal: becoming a no-kill facility in the next five years. ... In 2012, the shelter, which also accepts animals from Richland County Animal Control, took in nearly 11,000 animals.

How much does it cost to adopt a dog in SC?

All dogs have an adoption fee of $40.

How do I foster a kitten in Columbia SC?

Requirement to become a foster parent:

  1. Complete a Foster Application.
  2. Have the consent of your landlord.
  3. Have your own pets current on all their vaccinations.
  4. Be at least 18 years of age.
  5. If you are under 18: Live with your parents ask them to complete the Foster Application and get the entire family involved.

How old do you have to be to adopt a pet in SC?

18 or older

How old do you have to be to adopt a cat in SC?

Please bring the following to adopt: Proof of age (you must be 18 or older to adopt from Columbia Animal Services)

At what age should puppies be adopted?

seven to nine weeks