Check out the upcoming offerings at the shelter! We strive to both educate our community around animal welfare issues and offer services that will be of help to pet owners.
2021 Lunch ’N Learns
This series is aimed at informing the community about a wide range of topics relating to the wellbeing of animals. The Lunch ‘N Learns are offered bi-monthly via Zoom from 12:00pm to 1:00pm.
These are free and open to the public, but pre-registration is required. To sign up, please email Hannah Manley at email@example.com and she will provide you with the Zoom link.
June 17: Raising Guide Dog Puppies: Candy Fox
August 13: Service Dogs 101: Linda Barker
October 21: Animal Communicator: Julie Soquet
2021 Rabies/Microchip Clinics
The clinics are open to both dogs and cats and are offered on Saturdays from 10:00am to 12:00pm. The following dates remain:
The clinics take place at the shelter, which is located at 236 Boardman Street in Middlebury. Shelter staff asks that all dogs be on leash and cats be in carriers for this event. The service will be provided on a first come, first serve basis.
Rabies vaccine $10
Microchip (must be requested in advance - please call 802.388.1100) $35
Please note: If your dog/cat is up-to-date on his or her rabies vaccine, you must bring proof in the form of a rabies certificate or we will consider the vaccine given at the Homeward Bound clinic as good for 1 year only.
2021 Taxi Cat Service
The Taxi Cat is a free service for cat owners looking for an affordable way to get their pets fixed. We take monthly trips to Affectionately Cats in Williston for affordable spay/neuter.
Taxi Cat rides fill up fast and we are usually booking 2-3 months in advance.
Call 802-388-1100 for details and to sign up for a ride! The following 2021 dates remain:
- June 2
- July 7
- Aug 4
- Sept 1
- Oct 6
- Nov 3
- Dec 1
236 Boardman Street
Middlebury, VT 05753
Adoption Center Hours
Tuesday - Saturday
Open by Appointment Only