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ANIMAL WELFARE SOCIETY, INC
8 Dodd Road
New Milford, CT 06776
860.354.1350

HOURS OF ADOPTION
Tues: 11am to 7pm
Wed-Sat: 11am to 2pm

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ADOPT A PET

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Before You Adopt
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AWS ADOPTION PROCESS

If you are interested in adopting an animal, please contact us in one of the following ways:

1. Telephone the shelter at (860) 354-1350
2. Visit the shelter during adoption hours – Tues: 11am - 7 pm; Wed-Sat: 11am - 2 pm
3. Email us at animalwelfare.socty@snet.net


GET ASSISTANCE FROM OUR EXPERTS
By phoning our shelter first you can make an appointment to visit and get to know the animals at our facility. One of our experienced adoption specialists can discuss what type of pet you are looking for and introduce you to some of the animals which may be right for you! All of our staff members are highly trained and ready to lend you their expertise to ensure a successful adoption!

ADOPTION APPLICATIONS
When you arrive at the shelter, you will need to complete an adoption application. Please note that applications must be filled out in person and cannot be emailed or faxed out. All adoptions are subject to review. If you would like a copy of the application ahead of time, contact the Shelter directly.

SPAY AND NEUTER
Puppies/kittens are adopted with a spay/neuter contract and the cost of altering is included in the adoption fee.

ADOPTION FEES
A donation of the following amount is requested at the time of adoption.

Cats and Kittens: $100 / $ 125
Dogs and Puppies: $ 275 / $ 325

MEET OUR RESIDENTS
Before calling or emailing the shelter, you may want to see some of the animals available for adoption from the Animal Welfare Society:

1. Visit the Meet Our Dogs and Meet Our Cats and Meet Our Other Animals sections of our website.
2. A listing of our pets is also available on PetFinder.org. Click link to visit our petfinder homepage.
3. Look for our "Pet of the Week" ads in the local newspapers, including the New Milford Times.



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