OFFICE AFTER HOURS call the Van Buren County Sheriff's Dept. @ 657-3101There is Kennel Staff on duty during the hours the facility is open. Officers cover 632 square miles of Van Buren County roads. All domestic animal complaints are handled, ranging from the licensing of household pets to livestock running-at-large and animal cruelties. All reported dog bites are checked for rabies, vaccinations and licenses.
Dog bites and all other animals are then observed for a ten-day period.The kennel facility, has 18 dog runs and 8 small animal cages. In addition there are two offices and a garage area. It is the goal of the facility to house strays and unwanted pets as long as possible. Adoption fees are $10.00 per animal plus an additional $50.00 deposit toward the spraying/neutering of animals adopted from the shelter.
Redemption $20.00 and $5.00 QD2nd Time Dog pick up $30.003rd Time $50.004th Time $100.00Dog License InformationMichigan Compiled Law 287.266 requires that all dogs over 4 months old MUST have BOTH a current rabies vaccination AND a current dog license. Dog Licenses must be obtained by March 1st or as soon as a puppy has its first rabies shot (around 4 months old) License fees for puppies under 7 months old are $10 (neutering not required).
After that date penalties apply.Van Buren County offers both a 1-year and a 3-year dog license. In order to purchase a license, your dog must have a current rabies vaccination. Current is defined as either:(1) 30 days remaining in order to purchase a 1-year license, or(2) Expiring after April 1st of the year the license expires for a 3-year license (to purchase a 3-year license, vaccination expiration date would have to be April 1st or later.
)Dog license fees:For licenses purchased December 1st through March 2:1 year spayed/neutered $10.003 year spayed/neutered $30.001 year ‘unaltered’ dog $20.003 year ‘unaltered’ dog $60.00For licenses purchased March 2 – November 30 (penalty period)1 year spayed/neutered $20.003 year spayed/neutered $40.001 year ‘unaltered’ dog $40.003 year ‘unaltered’ dog $80.00See Also: Animal Medical And Surgical Center
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It’s time for all local artists, students and art enthusiasts to get your canvases for this year’s Art for the Paws community outreach program and shelter fundraiser.People from all creative backgrounds and all ages are encouraged to participate. Past submissions have included photography, three-dimensional and sculptural work, assemblages, fiber work, painting, writing and collaborative works.
* Each artist must fill out a Participation Form and sign it.* Up to 2 canvases per artist.* All artwork must be created on a 6” x 6” canvas obtained from Helping Paws or a partner location. No other canvases will be accepted. We pre-number them and only have space for 350.* We ask for a $5 donation to cover the cost of each canvas.* Artwork does not have to be just animals. Canvases are now available at the following locations (these businesses also serve as drop-off points for finished artwork.
) Please call ahead or check their website for business hours before going to locations. Helping Paws Woodstock, IL2500 Harding Lane, Woodstock, IL 60098 (815) 338-4400 Reprographics http://www.imageforyou.com/26 Crystal Lake Plaza, Crystal Lake, IL 60014 (815) 477-1018 The Studio Art School3316 Pearl Street, McHenry, IL 60050 (815) 385-3990 Material Things Artisan Market103 E. Van Buren, Woodstock, IL 60098 (815) 575-9710 You will also receive an Art for the Paws Guidelines sheet with more details and the deadline for submitting artwork is February 28.
We can’t wait to see what everyone creates this year!