McHenry County Department of Health - Animal Control
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Adoptable Pets

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Adoption Center Hours:

M, T, Th, F: 10:30-4:30

W: 10:30-6:30

S: 8:00-2:30

Sun: Closed 


If an Adopter is unable to keep the animal, the animal may be returned within 10 days of adoption for a full refund or to exchange for another pet. If an Adopter returns the animal after 10 days, the adoption fee is forfeited and a relinquish fee applies. Adopter releases and discharges McHenry County Animal Control forever from liability, for any injury or damages to any person or property caused by this animal after adoption, and from any causes of action, claims, suits or demands whatsoever that may arise as a result of such injury or damages.

Please note: To interact with an adoption animal, you must be pre-approved by our staff. Pre-approval application can be found by clicking here.

McHenry County Animal Control makes no actual or implied warranty as to the health or behavior of this animal, nor to the suitability of these animals as a pet in adopter’s homes. McHenry County Animal Control, Shelter License number 3354.