Police Chief
Police Chief - Mike Aguilar
City Of Manteca

Animal Services Fees

​We are now accepting Visa and MasterCard debit and credit cards.
Pet License Fees
Your pet’s license is their ticket home should they get lost. If your lost pet comes into one of the area animal shelters or even a veterinarian’s office, their license tag could make the difference in whether they can get home to you!
LicenseSpayed or NeuteredUnsterilized
1 Year$20.00$50.00
2 Year$30.00$75.00
3 Year$40.00$100.00
Miscellaneous Fees
Late Penalty $20.00
Lost Tag Replacement $10.00
Microchip $20.00

Pet Adoption Fees
The adoption fee includes:
  • Spay or Neuter Surgery
  • Microchip
  • 1-Year Dog License (must reside within the city limits of Manteca)
  • Adoption Gift Bag
AnimalAdoption Fee
Female Dogs up 60 pounds$20.00 - $150.00
Female Dogs up 61 pounds and over$20.00 - $170.00
Male Dogs up 50 pounds$20.00 - $130.00
Male Dogs 51 pounds and over$20.00 - $150.00
Female Cats$20.00 - $95.00
Male Cats$20.00 - $68.00
Rabbits/Chickens$ 10.00
Rat or Mouse$ 5.00
Hamster or Guinea Pig$ 10.00
If the animal has already been spayed or neutered, reduced adoptions fees will apply.


Adoption Fee$ 20.00
Microchip$ 20.00
1 Year License (If you live within the City of Manteca or the City of Lathrop)$ 20.00

Total Adoption Fee (If you live within the City of Manteca or the City of Lathrop)$ 60.00
Total Adoption Fee (If you live outside the city limits of Manteca or Lathrop)$ 40.00

Click here for information on our Adoption Policy and Process

Redemption Fees
Dogs (Altered)Dogs (Un-altered)Cats (Altered)Cats (Un-altered)
1st Impound$40.00$ 75.00$20.00$ 55.00
2nd Impound$60.00$110.00$30.00$ 80.00
3rd Impound$80.00$180.00$40.00$140.00
Daily Board$10.00$ 10.00$10.00$ 10.00
After Hours Emergency Call $150.00
Emergency Transport to Vet $ 40.00
License Penalty $20.00

Click here for information on our Impoundment Policy and Process

Owner Surrender Fees
Dogs and CatsPicked UpBrought To Shelter

Manteca city ordinance 6.08.080 requires all dogs over the age of four months to be vaccinated against rabies and to have a valid license.

Dog licenses and renewals may be obtained at:
Manteca Animal Shelter
115 E. Wetmore Street
(209) 456-8270​​