Are you looking for a new best friend?
Having a pet is a wonderful and rewarding responsibility! If you're looking to adopt a pet in King County, we'll walk you through the process and help you find the perfect family member. Read more about our pet adoption process.
Find the pet that's right for you
Are you looking to adopt a pet for companionship? Do you need an exercise buddy? A friend for your children? Our Adoption Advisors are excellent matchmakers. They're here to answer your questions and help you meet your match! Find a pet already? Click here to get started.
How much will my adoption cost?
- Puppies under 6 months - $350
- Dogs 6+ months and over 25 lbs - $199
- Dogs 6+ months and under 25 lbs - $275
- Kittens under 6 months - $125
- Two kittens - $200
- Kittens 6 months to a year - $80
- Cats 1 to 7 years - $50
- Two adult cats 1 to 7 years - $90
- Cats 7+ years - $25
- Two adult cats 7+ years - $40
- Rabbits - $45
- Guinea Pigs - $15
- Rats, Mice, Gerbils & Hamsters - $5-10
What's included in the cost?
Adoption fees help provide medical care, training, food, and shelter to our animals. When you adopt from Seattle Humane, you receive more than $570 of services. We also offer adoption events with reduced fees on a regular basis. Sign up for our emails to receive notifications of upcoming adoption events.
Prepare your home for your new friend
Bringing home a new pet is always exciting, but a little advance preparation will help make it a joyful event! We've got tips on everything from licensing your pet to removing toxic houseplants to introducing your frisky puppy to your aloof cats.
House Training a Dog
Introduce Your New Cat to Other Pets
Visit our resources page for more!
Seattle Humane will set you up for success
In addition to the wealth of information we offer here on our website, we offer in-person at our shelter in Bellevue. We have training classes and support for you -- and for some pets! Did you recently adopt? Find out how we get your new relationship off to a good start.