K-9 Patrol/Animal Shelter


The goal of the Carbon County Animal Shelter is to find good homes for homeless dogs.

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Fundraiser - Jan. 6, 2014

On Jan. 6, 2014, the Lehighton Pizza Hut will donate 20% of sales made between 12pm and 8pm to the Carbon County Animal Shelter.

What an easy way to show your support for your local animal shelter! Stop by for a slice, or bring the whole family for lunch or dinner! Enjoy a great meal and help the shelter start off the new year right.

  • Date: Jan. 6, 2014
  • Time: 12:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Place: Lehighton Pizza Hut

A raffle will also take place. Pick up raffle tickets at the animal shelter.


The adoption fee for all dogs that are already spayed or neutered upon entering the Carbon County Animal Shelter is $100.00. The adoption fee includes the following:

RABIES (if applicable)


  1. There will be a $50.00 deposit for any person who adopts a dog from the Carbon County Animal Shelter that is not spayed or neutered at the time of adoption. They will be required to have the dog sterilized within 45 days of adoption, upon sterilization of the dog, the adopterís $50.00 deposit will be returned.
    • Adoption Fee + Spay/Neuter Deposit = $150.00
  2. If adopting a dog who is under 6 months of age, the new adopter will have until the dog turns 7 months old to have them spayed or neutered. Upon spaying/neutering the adopterís $50.00 deposit will be returned.
    • Adoption Fee + Spay/Neuter Deposit = $150.00
  3. If the dog being adopted has been spayed or neutered by the shelter there is an additional $100.00 fee to cover this cost.
    • Adoption Fee + Spay/Neuter Fee = $200.00


63 Broad Street
Nesquehoning, PA 18240-1801


(570)325-5715 (Fax)

Office Hours

Mon-Fri 8:30am - 4:30pm
Sat-Sun 10:00am - 2:00pm

County Animal Warden/Shelter Manager

E-Mail: ccashltr@ptd.net