The Arlington Animal Services Center (ASC) adoption program is open to anyone wishing to adopt a pet. The adoption process is simple.
Visit the ASC or view available animals online at
Select an adoptable pet
Complete the Pre-Adoption & Sterilization Agreement in person to have the selected pet scheduled for the next available spay/neuter appointment, unless already altered
Pick up the pet post-surgery, usually the following business day between 4-6 p.m.
The adoption fee is $100 to adopt a dog and $90 to adopt a cat, which includes spay/neuter, vaccinations, microchip, appropriate testing (Heartworm or Cat Combo), and city license for Arlington residents.
Interested in Adopting an Animal on Stray Hold?
Visit the ASC in person with a valid form of identification and complete an adoption interest card.
Not Local to Arlington?
Pet adoption is possible, with the following steps: