The following information can help a resident determine how much it will cost to reclaim his cat or dog from the City's
. For more information about these fees, call the shelter at 816-513-9821 or send an email message to
Pickup fee – $25 for altered (spayed or neutered) dogs/cats, $100 for unaltered dogs/cats.
This fee is waived if the pickup was requested by emergency personnel (police officers, firefighters or ambulance crews).
Boarding fee – $10 per day for altered dogs/cats, $15 per day for unaltered dogs/cats
Boarding fee for rabies observation – $15 per day for altered dogs/cats, $20 for unaltered dogs/cats.
There is no boarding fee assessed for the first day.
These additional fees may be assessed as applicable to residents who reclaim their dogs/cats:
- License fee (annual) – $10 for altered or unaltered pets
- License fee (three-year) – $27 for altered or unaltered pets
- Rabies vaccination – $15 for voucher for veterinarian.
Payment for these fees can be made using cash, credit card or debit card.