Pets can give us some of the best love and companionship and enrich our lives in so many ways. And while there are many ways to find your next dog or cat, we think adoption is a great choice! Some reasons why adopting your pet is the way to go include:
When you adopt and bring home a pet from a shelter, you’re giving love and hope to an animal. Soon, your pet will be thriving, all thanks to your care.
Many shelters have pets of all ages, breeds, and temperaments. The staff is happy to work with you to find the animal that will fit your family best.
Not only can you find a loving pet who will become a part of your family, but you’ll save a lot of money versus seeking out a breeder or a pet shop.
Whether you’re a first-time pet owner or you’ve always had an animal companion, we offer resources to ensure you feel supported in your pet journey.
You can walk in during our open hours to see all the furry friends waiting for their forever homes. Or, browse our gallery online, choose the pets you’re interested in, and let us know if you have any questions. We have many sweet friends—the hard part will be choosing!
If you have not filled out an application recently, please complete our pre-adoption application. We want to ensure each dog and cat finds the perfect home, so we check the references you provide. Please get in touch with us if you have any questions about filling out the application.
You’ll get a chance to get to know our pets in person and see if you get along. You can interact with our pets and get to know their personalities better. You can pet and play and talk to our staff. Looking for a playful pal or a cuddly companion? We’ll help you narrow down your choices.
If you connect with one of our animals, we’ll help you finalize the adoption and schedule your pickup. We’ll also go over any fees and answer any remaining questions you have. Our goal is to help you make the perfect match.
The tricky part about pet adoption is choosing from many wonderful, deserving animals. But we want you to connect with the pet that will fit your circumstances, family, and needs the best. Our trained staff will help you every step of the way to find the right pet for your personality and lifestyle. We’re here to answer any questions you may have. Let’s take a look!
Adopting an animal will make a profound difference for both the pet and the New Port Richey community. You are bringing joy and life to an animal that needs your help. Below is a list of frequently asked questions that parents have for the pet they will be adopting.
Yes! All of our animals are spayed/neutered, vaccinated, and microchipped. Dogs are heartworm tested, cats are FeLv/FIV tested, and on monthly flea prevention while at the shelter. Dogs are kept on heartworm and flea prevention while at the shelter.
No. We do not hold animals or accept deposits on animals. If you feel a connection with one of our animals it is best to make your decision immediately.
Please check our website gallery regularly as it changes frequently. Our available animals can also be found on Petango.com
From start (filling out the application) to finish (bringing the animal home) the process takes about 3-4 days.
We accept all major credit cards and cash. Personal checks are accepted for donation only, not adoption.
The SPCA Suncoast will take back any adopted pets if the adoption doesn’t work out for any reason.