All animals impounded at the shelter are posted right away. If you think one of them is your missing pet, come to the facility to make sure.
The shelter does not typically accept stray & feral cats as there is no leash law for cats in the county. Cats that are accepted must meet specific criteria.
Criteria for Cats:
*Cats found outside that are declawed (front, back or both)
*Too Young/Too Old to fend for themselves
*Cats that have bitten or scratched a person
Facebook and Craigslist are helpful resources for advertising/searching for your pet. Look for pages about missing/found pets in Pasco county on Facebook and check the Lost/Found and the For Sale section on Craigslist.
If You Have FOUND a Pet:
*Visit the shelter to have them scanned for a chip
*Post flyers in your neighborhood
*Surrender the pet to the shelter so we can attempt to find their owner(cats will need to meet specific criteria) *Fill out a decline to release form and keep the pet at your residence while you look for the owner