Knox County
Dog Shelter

Funded and managed by Knox County, the Dog Shelter works in close cooperation with the Knox County Humane Society to re-home as many animals as possible. Our staff and volunteers are dedicated to maintaining the health of every dog in the shelter.

An Adoption Fee of $120.00 Includes:

Dog Shelter

285 Columbus Road
Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050
Phone: (740) 393-6713
or (740) 393-6714
Office Hours
Monday – Saturday
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Closed Sundays

Adoption Hours

Monday – Saturday
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Or call to make an appointment.
We accept cash, local check, or credit cards.

For animal welfare concerns, contact:


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