FAQ

What kind of animals do you have?
We have dogs and cats and an occasional rabbit.

How much are adoptions?
To adopt a dog it is $80 and a cat $70.

What does the adoption fee include?
It includes the spay or neuter, vaccinations, worming, rabies shot, and microchip.

What is the adoption process?
You are encouraged to spend some time with the animal that you are interested in and ask questions.
Once an animal has been decided upon, we have a questionnair for you to fill out.
Then we have an adoption agreement for you to sign and a medical sheet will be given to you.

Are there requirements for adopting?
We are not strict in who can adopt, but we will spend time making sure this is the right animal for you and your family.

What does it take to adopt a bully breed?
We are a more strict on who adopts a bully breed. We do have a questionnaire for you to fill out and we utilize the Meet Your Match program with the ASPCA. We also ask that you do research on the breed and report your finding in writing. Once that has been done a home visit is required. We will make every effort to make sure that your personality and the dog’s match. We reserve the right to not adopt a bully breed to a home that we feel that particular dog will not do well in.

How do I contact New Nodaway Humane Society in case of an emergency?
If inside Maryville City limits call Maryville Public Safety at 660-562-3209, they will dispatch us.
If outside Maryville City limits call the Sheriff’s Department at 660-582-7451, they will dispatch us if we have a contract with your area.

How long does my City Dog Tag last?
All ordinances that we have seen in Nodaway County run from January to December of each year no matter what month you purchase the tag in.

Where do I get Maryville City Dog Tags?
You can get Maryville City Dog Tags at New Nodaway Humane Society, South Paws Veterinary Clinic, and Maryville Veterinary Clinic.

What do I need to bring with me to get my Maryville City Dog Tag?
You will need to have proof that you animal has been sterilized and proof of a current rabies vaccination.

What is the cost of the Maryville City Dog Tags?
If the animal is fixed the cost is $5 per year, not fixed is $25.

Where do you get Graham City Dog Tags?
You can pick up Graham City Dog Tags at New Nodaway Humane Society or from Randy Hawkins in Graham.

What do I need to bring with me to get my Graham City Dog Tag?
You will need to have proof that you animal has been sterilized and proof of a current rabies vaccination.

What towns do you provide aniaml control services to?
Currently we have contracts with Maryville, Hopkins, Pickering, Burlington Junction, Barnard, Graham, Skidmore, and Ravenwood.

If you have a question that you would like to see added to our FAQ, please let us know through our contact page.

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