The Watauga Humane Society operates a shelter to house animals for adoption or quarantine. The shelter is located at 312 Paws Way. Hours of operation are: Tuesday - Friday - 12:30pm - 6:00pm; Saturday & Sunday - 12:30pm - 5:00pm.
We will respond to the following emergencies 24 hours a day:
- Animal Bites
- Dogs killing livestock
- Animal Attacks
- Suspected rabid animals (domestic only)
- Injured animals if owner is not known.
Things we do NOT do:
- Wildlife calls
- Loose livestock
- Retrieval of animals from trees, under homes, etc.
- Noises or barking
- Pick up dead animals
|You may adopt dogs or cats at the Watauga Humane Society facility during regular hours of operation. They are located at 312 Paws Way, Boone NC (828-264-7865) Public hours are Tues-Friday 12:30pm-6:00pm / Saturday & Sunday 12:30pm-5:00pm.|
To redeem an animal that was picked up at retained at the Facility you must:
- Pay all fees
- Show proof of rabies vaccination within 72 hours of redemption