Your pet has been brought to the shelter by Animal Control or a member of the public.
Pictures of all the lost pets are posted on our Facebook page as they come in:
** You do not need to be a member of Facebook to view DHAS' page **
1st offense: $50
2nd offense: $75
3rd+ offense: $125
A $15 fee will also be charged for dogs and cats that are not current on rabies vaccine,
or if proof of current vaccination cannot be provided.
The pet will receive a rabies vaccine by the shelter veterinarian before release.
Current Nye County licensing is also required prior to release.
The length and expiration of the license corresponds directly with the dates of the rabies vaccination.
Altered 1-year: $8
Altered 3-year: $15
Unaltered 1-year: $20
Unaltered 3-year: $45
All pets that are impounded become property of Desert Haven Animal Society after 3 business days and are then eligible for adoption.
If you are unable to claim your pet within those 3 days, an additional $15.00 boarding fee per day will be charged for the care of your pet.