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 All adoptions are $50.00,  all dogs are wormed, given pet meds, shots, and spayed or neutered.

Donations, large or small are greatly appreciated.
Payable to:

Checotah Animal Shelter
C/O Kate Paris
P O Box 1083
Checotah, OK 74426


Adopt a pet and add a lot of joy to your life!

Shelter hours are from 3:30pm-5:30pm everyday.  Someone is there everyday at that time, seven days a week.  If you can’t come during that time, you can call Kate and she will make arrangements to meet you at the shelter.

"Check out the shelter .. rescue one that doesn't know what love is .. then watch the change .. its priceless .. it becomes your bestest friend :)"  
Steph and her precious Carrie can be found on the 'Tails of Success' page.


Smart Choices Spay and Neuter Clinic is a  Non-Profit Organization
that provides low cost spay/neuter for families with incomes under $40,000.00 per year.

DOGS -     $30.00
CATS -      $30.00
PUPPIES -  $30.00
KITTENS - $30.00
(This service also includes the rabies vaccination!)

Smart Choices Spay and Neuter Clinic is Located At:
2282 North Broadway
Checotah, Oklahoma 74426

Please Call for an appointment:
(918)260-3530 or (918)473-0017

Please Adopt Me:
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Dominant Breed Age   Gender Size Features
Mitzi is a very shy girl and is in need of a lot of attention and someone with patience.  She came from a place where she had no human contact until she came to be at the shelter.  With a little tender loving care, she will come around and make someone an excellent companion.  Black Lab 4 Months Female Large  

Gracie is full of energy and loves to play.  She gets very excited when someone pays attention to her.  She is looking for a home with lots of love and she promises in return to make someone an awesome companion.



Beagle/Jack Russell Mix

? Female Small  

Chance is a little shy but warms up once he gets to know you.  He is a wonderful little guy who is looking for a forever home.  He gets along great with other dogs and loves to play and run.

Lab Mix

1 Year Male Medium  
Skinny Jack
Skinny Jack had been though a lot in his short life.  He was very sick when he came to us but you couldn’t tell that now.  He is very playful and ready to move on to the better things in life.  He is looking for his forever home.  Small Lab Mix 1 Year Male Medium  

Chip is one playful puppy.  He is full of energy and loves to play.  He loves playing with the other dogs and is very friendly.  Chip is in need of a forever home.

Hound/Lab Mix 11 Months Male Large  
Sasha is a very sweet dog in need of a forever home.  She is very friendly. Bull Terrier Mix 1˝ Years Female Large  
Lola is a very sweet and friendly dog.  She is very playful and gets along great with other dogs.  Lola gets so excited to see people and loves when it is her turn to get out in the yard.  She will make someone a great companion. Lab Mix 8 Years Female Medium  
Dodge is one awesome guy.  He gets along with other dogs.  He is in need of a good home. Heeler Mix 1 Years Male Medium  
Grover is an awesome guy.  He is very friendly and is looking for his forever home. Border Collie Mix Yearsrs Male Medium  
Rufus is full of energy and very playful.  He likes to be right in the middle of things.  He gets along great with other dogs. Wirehair Terrier Mix 5 Years Male Small  
She is crate trained would with be okay with an submissive male(no dominant dogs) good with kids. Emilia is very happy out going, spayed and utd on vaccinations. To inquire about her call # 580-382-1311

English Bulldog-Staffordshire Bullterrier 2 Years Female Medium  
Callie is one sweet girl looking for a good home and a family to call her own.  She is very friendly and loves to play.

Mix Breed 1 Year Female Medium  
Gigi is a bit shy but for good reason.  She and her friend Jake were given up when their owner couldn’t take them with him.  She is looking for someone who will open up their home and heart and give her that forever home.

Terrier Mix 4 Years Female Medium  
Jake is really scared and will take a bit longer to win him over.  Unlike his best friend Gigi, he needs a special person who will take the time to earn his trust again.

Cocker Spaniel 4 Years Male Medium  
This beautiful girl is very friendly and gets along great with other dogs.  She was left behind when her owners moved.   Jasmine is looking for a FOREVER home.

Siberian Husky 2 Years Female Large  
Paisley is very sweet and friendly with everyone.  She gets along great with other dogs.   Paisley came to us when her owner left town and left her behind.  She is an awesome dog and will make someone a great companion.

Mix Breed 1 Year Female Medium  
This little guy is great with other dogs and wonderful with people.  He is very friendly and gets along well with other dogs. Chihuahua/Boston Terrier Mix 2 Years Male Small  
This cute little girl loves people and if very friendly.  She will make someone an awesome companion. Beagle Mix 7 Months Male Medium  

ATS and  ittens

She was born on 4-30-12 and she is spayed and UTD on her vaccinations. Dalyce 918-843-0355 Tabby 1 Year

Katie is very friendly and gets along with other cats.  She has been spayed.

White longhair Female
Cimarron is very sweet and gets along great with other cats.  He has been neutered. Tabby Male

"Tipsy" is a five-year-old black-and-white tabby cat. Indoor only and litter box trained. Does best in a single-cat environment but would likely work in a multiple-cat home. Perfect for an elder adult or to replace a family cat. Very sweet, warms up quickly, enjoys being close to people.

Please contact Rev. Smith at 918-473-5825 if you are interested.


Tabby 5 Years
Farm Cats -
Farm cats for adoption, must provide food and shelter.   Semi-friendly, spay/neutered and rabies vaccine, at no cost to you..  Please call (918)577-7319, we will deliver to you.  Thank you, Coins 4 Critters, Muskogee, OK    

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