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Iredell County Animal Services will accept owner surrendered pets by appointment only as space allows. 

Before surrendering your pet please read Owner Surrender Information.  

If you need to surrender your pet, please complete the Pet Surrender Form. Once submitted, your pet will be added to the surrender wait list and you will be contacted by one of our staff members within a couple days to go over our surrender process. 

---If your pet becomes aggressive or is sick/injured, please call the shelter immediately for assistance. If it is outside of business hours please call (704) 878-5335---

*Owner or caretaker means: Any person, group of persons, firm, partnership, or corporation owning, keeping, having charge of, sheltering, feeding, harboring, or taking care of any animal or stray animal after forty-eight (48) hours without notifying the animal shelter of the animal’s whereabouts.

Alternatives to Surrendering Your Pet

Resources for Pet Owners

*This list been created to help you rehome your pet before bringing it to the shelter. Iredell County Animal Services does not recommend one business over another. Please use your judgement when consulting with anyone on this list.*

Low Cost Veterinary & Spay/Neuter Services:

Stand for Animals 

325 Rolling Hill Road, Mooresville, NC 28117

704-970-2711

https://standforanimals.org/

Foothills Spay/Neuter Clinic

3224 20th Ave SE

Hickory, NC 28602

828-464-8878

https://catawbahumane.org/

Registration for spay/neuter services may be done in person at Humane Society of Catawba County, or by phone. Monday-Friday 11am-6pm, and Saturday 11am-4pm.

 

Pet Rehoming Websites:

https://rehome.adoptapet.com/

https://rehomeyourpets.com/

https://getyourpet.com/

 

Dog Trainers:

Top-Rated Dog Training at Home on 1-1 Video Calls | GoodPup

https://throughtheleash.com/programs/

https://thedogwizard.com/lakenorman/

https://highlandcanine.com/

https://offleashdogtraining.com/

https://dogsbyandy.com/

 

Vet Bill Help:

https://www.redrover.org/redrover-relief-grants

http://www.browndogfoundation.org/

http://www.actorsandothers.com/

 http://www.thepetfund.com/for-pet-owners

http://www.frankiesfriends.org/

http://www.paws4acure.org/askforhelp.php

https://www.gofundme.com/


Local Veterinary Offices:

Aloha Veterinary Hospital

 

(704)256-8340

info@aloha-vet.com

 

Angel Care Veterinary Hospital

(704)873-5451

angelcarevethospital@gmail.com

Animal Hospital of Statesville

 

(704)872-3625

staff@ahofstatesville.com

 

Brawley Animal Hospital

 

(704)663-5122

info@brawleyanimal.com

 

Davis Animal Hospital

 

(704)872-6224

lilsistootie@aol.com

 

Harbor Point Animal Hospital

 

(704)230-0858

info@harborpointanimalhospital.com

Iredell Companion Animal Hospital

(704)872-4090

iredellcah@yahoo.com

 

Lake Norman Animal Hospital

 

(704)664-7387

lakenormanah@gmail.com

 

Lakewood Veterinary Hospital

 

(704)662-6077

lakewood@lakewoodvets.com

Mooresville Animal Hospital

 

(704)664-4087

mooresvilleanimal@gmail.com

North Iredell Animal Hospital

 

(704)876-2031

nianimalhospital@yahoo.com

 

Randall Veterinary Hospital

 

(704)662-8586

randallveterinaryhospital@yahoo.com

Scotts Creek Animal Hospital

 

(704)495-3250

scottscreekhospital@scottscreekhospital.com

Troutman Animal Hospital

 

(704)878-9904

troutmanahfriends@hotmail.com

Village Veterinary Clinic

 

(704)660-9663

villagevet2005@yahoo.com

 

 

Local Rescue Organizations:

  • Piedmont Animal Rescue –704-360-4262

                       **has a food bank**

  • Lake Norman Humane – 704-663-3330

                       **has a community food bank** http://lakenormanhumane.org/food-bank/

  • There are many breed specific rescues. To find one google you animal’s “breed” rescue. Even if they are out of state, they may have fosters locally.

 

Pet Friendly Housing Resources:

https://www.rent.com/pet-friendly-apartments

 

Pet friendly Motels:

  • Days Inn Statesville
  • Masters Inn
  • Red Roof Plus
  • Best Western
  • Economy Inn
  • Clichy Inn
  • Ramada Inn Statesville
  • Hampton Inn Charlotte North-Lake Norman
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites-Mooresville-Lake Norman
  • Country Inn & Suites-Mooresville


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