Pet Adoptions

View our adoptable pets online below. If you find a pet you are interested in, please call the Big Bear or Devore shelters to inquire if the animal is still available.

Big Bear Shelter 909-866-4943

Devore Shelter 909-386-9820

Pet Adoption Policies

Pet adopters must:

  • Be 18 years old and have a valid photo ID 
  • Meet any requirements for the specific pet you are interested in adopting
  • Understand that we reserve the right to deny the adoption of any pet for any reason

All cats and dogs are required by law to be spayed or neutered before going home with you.

All cats and dogs will be microchipped free of charge.

Devore Animal Shelter Adoptable Pet Search

Big Bear Animal Shelter Adoptable Pet Search

Adoption Fees

We accept cash, Visa, and MasterCard for all pet adoptions.

Current Fees Dogs 8 – 16 weeks Dogs over 16 weeks Cats 8 – 16 weeks Cats over 16 weeks
Adoption Fee $20.00 $15.00 $15.00 $10.00
Vaccination $10.00 $10.00 $7.00 $7.00
Spay/Neuter Deposit  ($55.00)*  ($55.00)* ($40.00)*  ($40.00)*
Spay/Neuter Fee $55.00 $55.00 $40.00 $40.00
License   $36.00    
Total $85.00 $116.00 $62.00 $57.00

*If it is determined that an animal cannot be altered at the time of adoption, a spay/neuter deposit will be taken in lieu of the spay/neuter fee. The deposit is fully refundable upon proof of alteration.

Adoption Return Policy

All adopted animals may be returned for illness or behavior problems within fourteen (14) days of the adoption. You will then have thirty (30) days to make another selection. You must present your original receipt (and original spay/neuter contract if you received one) when the animal is returned. Sorry, there are no cash refunds.