Welcome to the website for the Mount Vernon Center for Animal Care
Turbo (once a Mt. Vernon Animal Shelter Resident) is the poster dog for the RIKERS program
Adopt One of our Fabulous Orphans!
Cat adoptions fee: $40.00. Ask about discounted fees for multiple animal adoptions. Dog adoption fee: $40.00. In addition, a license must be purchased ($2.50). Adoption fees includes spaying/neutering, and vaccinations.
Kindly note that an additional $35.00 REFUNDABLE deposit could apply if the animal is underage for spaying/neutering at time of adoption.
Please bring a government-issued ID with you.
Payment must be made by personal check or money order.
Sorry, we are not able to accept cash or credit cards. Thank you.
A copy of your lease, if you rent, stating pets are allowed.
Donate to Friends of Mount Vernon Shelter Animals, Inc. to benefit the Mount Vernon Center for Animal Care!
You can make a tax-deductible donation online or mail in a check made out to Friends of Mount Vernon Shelter Animals, Inc. to support the animals at the Mount Vernon Animal Shelter.
Funds are used by Friends of Mount Vernon Shelter Animals, Inc. to support Mount Vernon Center for Animal Care training program, purchase beds, harnesses and other equipment, provide toys, treats, cover pet meds, or any other unanticipated expense not funded in the city budget. One of our greatest needs is for unanticipated medical expenses. For instance we have many older cats that need dental work, and cats and dogs of all ages have unexpected medical needs just like we humans do.
Please indicate a preference – if any – for your dollars to be used towards “cat care” or “dog care”. All donations are greatly appreciated!
The Mount Vernon Center for Animal Care and Friends of Mount Vernon Shelter Animals, Inc. are entirely independent entities and Friends of Mount Vernon Shelter Animals, Inc. has no responsibility for any action or inaction taken by the Mount Vernon Center for Animal Care.
Make a PayPal or credit card donation online using the link below or send a check to:
Friends of Mount Vernon Shelter Animals, Inc.
PO Box 244
New Rochelle NY 10804