Dog of the Week

Staff Report

POMEROY — The Meigs County Canine Rescue and Adoption Center is located at 33133 Hiland Road in Pomeroy.

Their hours are Monday and Tuesday: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Wednesday: noon to 4 p.m.; Thursday, 2 to 6 p.m.; Friday: 2 to 4 p.m; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Sunday, closed.

The adoption fee is $90 for adult dogs and includes first shot, rabies vaccine, spay/neuter and dog license.

The fee for puppy adoptions is $100 and includes the spay/neuter fee; a contact is required for puppies not old enough to undergo the procedure at the time of adoption. When the puppy is old enough, they can be taken to the shelter’s local vet. First shot, rabies and dog license are also included in the adoption fee.

There is a $10 fee per dog to cover the cost of initial vaccine and wormer.

Colleen MurphySmith, dog warden, or Dee Cummins, assistant dog warden, can be reached at at 740-992-3779. Leave a message if no one answers, they are often away on rescue missions.

Also visit them online on their Facebook page at Meigs County Dog Shelter.

Staff Report