Please note our inventory changes daily based on intake and outcomes and many pets available for adoption are not listed here. 

Visit our shelter Tuesday through Saturday between 12pm-5:30pm to see ALL available pets.

To learn more about a pet you see on this page, email our Adoptions Desk and list the pet's name and ID number in the subject line. Or complete our online adoption questionnaire.  We will get back with you ASAP! (Adoption staff work Tuesday through Saturday--if completed on an off day, please allow time to respond.)


Standard adoption fees for puppies (6 months and younger) are $100 and adults are $75.  Adoption fees help us to recover a small portion of expenses associated with each pets.  All pets are current on age appropriate vaccines, de-worm, microchip, heartworm tested – applicable to those pups 6 months and over, other medical care as needed and sterilized. 


Thanks to the generous support of our vet community the following clinics offer a free health exam on adopted pets from Shelby Humane Society (you will receive a certificate after adopting):

North Shelby Animal Clinic - (205) 620-3636
Alabaster Animal Clinic - (205) 663-6530
Pelham Animal Clinic - (205) 663-2577
VetCare of Calera - (205) 668-4233 
Animal House - (205) 672-3550
Calera Animal Hospital- (205) 668-2300
Gardendale Pet Clinic- (205) 631-9636
Total Pet Care Hospital-(205) 655-3991
Galleria Animal Clinic, LLC- (205)987-7297
Oak View Animal Hospital - (205) 988-3559
Chelsea Animal Hospital- (205) 678-8895
Cahaba Mountain Brook Animal Clinic- (205) 967-6759
Vestavia Animal Clinic- (205) 823-7485
Main Street Animal Clinic- (205) 655-0065
Lake Crest Animal Clinic- (205) 403-4003
Shelbiana Animal Clinic- (205) 669-7717
Advanced Veterinary Care- (205) 823-5433
280 Animal Medical Center- (205) 678-8253
Montevallo Animal Clinic- (205) 665-4625
Valleydale Animal Clinic - (205) 991-5416
Patton Chapel Animal Clinic- (205) 822-4779


Did you know that we ensure every pet has been spayed or neutered before going home with their new family? Surgery fees are $50 on average and are not covered by the adoption fee; instead, Shelby Humane Society relies on our generous donors to help. With a sponsorship of just $50 you can join in our life saving mission. Click the “Donate Now” button above to sponsor a surgery today!


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