Stray and Lost Pets

Redemption by Appointment Only

Due to concerns over coronavirus in our community, and to keep our staff, volunteers, and guests safe and healthy, our services are changing.

If an animal listed below belongs to you 

Please DO NOT come immediately to the shelter. You must make an appointment. Individuals who arrive without an appointment will be asked to wait until the next available appointment. Please contact our team:

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 360.213.2621

View our current hours of operation.

If you are looking for your pet, please submit a Lost Pet Report


Redemption and licensing fees apply when redeeming a lost/stray pet. 

  • Redemption Fees

    Fees are charged upon redemption according to the location where the animal was found. All fees are set by municipal code to help cover the cost of impounding stray animals. HSSW is not able to waive or adjust fees without authorization from the Manager of Clark County Animal Protection & Control.

    All animals received as lost/stray will incur impoundment and boarding fees. Transportation, medical and licensing fees may also apply.

    Clark, Vancouver, Battleground, Ridgefield, La Center, Yacolt and Clark County

    Impoundment:
    1st impound in a 12 month period - $25
    2nd impound in a 12 month period - $50
    3rd or more impound in a 12 month period - $100

    Boarding Fees:
    Charged daily until redemption, including the day the animal arrives
    $25/day - dogs, cats, small mammals
    $50/day - livestock

    Transportation Fee:
    Per animal, charged when the animal was brought to HSSW by an Animal Control officer
    $25 - dogs, cats, small mammals
    $50 - livestock

    Medical Fees:
    Charged when an animal requires immediate medical care during the stray holding period
    $50 (or actual costs incurred)

    License Fees:
    Charged if an animal is not currently licensed; includes a $5 agent fee paid to HSSW
    Cats - $25 altered; $45 unaltered
    Dogs - $30 altered; $55 unaltered
    *Additional fines may be assessed if citations are issued by Clark County Animal Protection & Control.

    City of Camas

    Cats - Clark County impound fees apply
    Dogs - See Below

    Impoundment:
    1st impound - $35
    2nd or more impound (in a 12 month period) - $50

    Boarding Fees:
    Charged daily until redemption
    $25/day

    Quarantine Boarding Fees
    $10/day
    *License fees must be paid via the city of Camas

    City of Washougal

    Cats - Clark County impound fees apply
    Dogs - See Below

    Impoundment:
    1st impound - $25
    2nd impound - $75
    3rd or more impound - $150

    Boarding Fees:
    Charged daily until redemption
    $25/day

    Quarantine Boarding Fees:
    $10/day
    *License fees must be paid via the city of Washougal

  • Pet Licenses

    In Clark County and its inclusive cities, it is required by law that owned cats and dogs are licensed.

    As a licensing agent for Clark County, our staff is required to issue a license to any unlicensed animal being redeemed at our shelter. Licensing fees apply and include a nominal agent fee. Learn more about licensing at Clark County's Pet Licensing page or call 564.394.2489.

Animals on this page are not currently available for adoption or placement. We do not accept requests for adoption holds or rescue placement on stray animals in hold status.  We are unable to provide information regarding an animal's adoption status or alternate placement. 


122079

  • Chihuahua
  • Female
  • 0 years, 5 months
  • Date Found: 3/30/2020

122082

  • Alaskan Husky
  • Female
  • 2 years, 0 months
  • Date Found: 3/31/2020

122086

  • Domestic Short Hair
  • Male
  • 0 years, 5 months
  • Date Found: 3/31/2020

 

Additional Lost Pet Listings

Don't see your pet here? You can also view lost pets at other local shelters at the link below. 

Humane Society of Cowlitz County  
West Columbia Gorge Humane Society