City of Great Falls Animal Related Fees & Services

ADOPTION FEES
Dog Adoptions $140
Cat Adoptions $50
Other Small Domestic Animals $50
Small Domestic Birds $5
Spay/Neuter Deposit * $50 Kittens/Cats - $100 Puppies/Dogs
Rabies Deposit * $15

* The Adoption fee for dogs & cats includes spaying/neutering, a microchip, vaccinations, and a nametag.  A Spay/Neuter and Rabies deposit is required if the animal is too young at the time of adoption to be altered and receive the rabies vaccine or if the new adoptee selects to take the animal home immediately (before being spayed/neutered).

 

REDEMPTION FEES
Administration Fee $12
Triage/Vaccination Fee $20
Rabies Deposit $15
Cost of Care $10 per day
Cost of Care - Court Mandated Cases $15 per day
Court Mandated Euthanasia $50
Veterinary Bills to Owner Variable (based on services rendered)

 

LICENSES & MISCELLANEOUS FEES
Surrender Fee $20 per animal or $30 per litter
Nametag $10
Microchip $25
Yearly Animal Registration (Altered) $15
Yearly Animal Registration (Unaltered) $30
Lifetime Animal Registration (Altered Only) $75

 

PERMITS
Multiple Animal Permit - 6 or Less Animals $40                                        (2 year permit)
Multiple Animal Permit - 7 or More Animals $75                                        (2 year permit)
Multiple Animal Hobby Breeder Permit $150                                       (Annual)
Wild Animal License Certificate $200                                       (Initial Registration)
Wild Animal License Annual Certificate $150                                       (Renewal)
Beehive Owner/ Beekeeper Registration $40                                         (One-Time)
Beehive(s) License $10 per hive                            (Annual)
Commercial Kennels Coordinated through Planning & Community Development

 

CREMATION SERVICES
General Cremation (no ashes returned)  
     0-30 Pounds $25
     31 - 70 Pounds $50
     71 + Pounds $80
Segregated Cremation  
     0 - 15 Pounds $50
     16 - 50 Pounds $100
     51 - 90 Pounds $150
     91 - 150 Pounds $200
     151 - 200 Pounds $250
Individual Cremation  
     0 - 15 Pounds $150
     16 - 50 Pounds $200
     51 - 90 Pounds $250
     91 - 150 Pounds $300
     151 - 200 Pounds $350