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Bishop Animal Shelter SPCA    5718 21st Avenue West, Bradenton, FL 34209     (941) 792-2863   Adoption Hours: Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri & Sat 9am-4:30pm

Bishop Animal Shelter is home to many homeless dogs and cats. The Shelter receives animals from owners who can no longer keep them. Animals who are abandoned and some strays after all attempts to locate their owners fail. 

All animals are checked by a veterinarian technician, cats and dogs are microchipped, cats, dogs and rabbits are spayed or neutered and given all necessary shots before being placed for adoption.

The adoption fee is a donation of $60.00 per animal, for either a male or female dog, cat or large bird. Small birds, rabbits and guinea pigs are $20 each. Rats are $10. Hamsters and Gerbils are $5. Ferrets and exotic animals such as Chinchillas, Sugar Gliders and Hedgehogs are $50. Payment can be made in cash, check and credit card.

The adoption fee for cats and dogs includes:

  • All necessary shots are included and, for animals over 4 months of age, a rabies vaccination is given
  • Bath and nail trim
  • Spaying or neutering
  • Collar, leash and tag
  • Cardboard carrier for all cats and small animals.
  • Microchip
  • Heart Worm Testing on Dogs
  • All cats are tested for Feline Leukemia and FIV
  • Certificate for one free medical checkup at Shelter veterinarian within the first week after adoption


5718 21st Ave W

Bradenton, FL