1015 Univeter Road
Tues. - Sat.
131 Chattin Drive
Tues. - Sat.
Canton, Ga 30115
(770) 345-7270
Cherokee County Animal Shelter is
open door, compassionate, proactive,dedicated to humane education, invested in the welfare of pets in our community & committed to saving animal lives. 
A message from the Director,
The staff of the Cherokee County Animal Shelter area committed to providing superior service to both the animals and citizens of our county through our work here at the shelter, education, and outreach program. Only with the help of this exceptional community can we reach our goal of eradicating the need for "sheltering" by reducing the number of homeless animals and dangers to any animals in Cherokee County.
Our core values are:
Compassion: We will treat all animals with the Five Freedoms and all citizens with respect regardless of their circumstances.
Education: We are dedicated to providing our children and citizens educational opportunities that will create a more positive bond between humans and animals.
Community: We strive to bring our community together through outreach programs that benefit our residents, animals, and individuals.
Services & Fees:
Adoption                  $100
(includes Spay/neuter, microchip, first round of routine vaccinations, heartworm test for adult dogs, leukemia test for adult cats and kittens and some additional services.
1st offense               $75.00 + rabies
2nd offense              $125.00 + rabies
3rd offense               $175.00 + rabies
Boarding additional   $15.00/day
Rabies voucher fee    $30.00
(no proof of rabies vaccination)
Bite case animals       $75.00 +
Boarding additional $15.00/day (quarantine = 10 day minimum)
Microchip                   $FREE for Cherokee County Residents
Euthanasia Fee           $50.00
Owner Surrender Fee  $25.00
We accept cash, debit and all credit cards* except American Express.
*There is a processing fee to use all debit/credit cards of an additional 3% charged by Pay.gov. 
Susan Garcia