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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

5718 21st Ave W

Bradenton, FL


For questions or concerns about surrendering an animal e-mail or call 941-792-2863

To surrender a pet, please email with the following information:

  • Your Name, Email Address and Phone Number
  • Type of Pet (Cat, Dog, Small Animal, Bird, etc.)
  • Sex of Animal and Whether or not it has been Spayed/Neutered
  • Pet's Name and Age
  • A Brief Description of the Pet (including how long you've had the pet and where you initially got the pet)
  • Why You're Surrendering the Pet
  • Any Medical History and Vaccine Status
  • Any Images of the Pet

You can also fax medical records to 941-792-0703, attention Turn-In.

Animals are screened before going up for adoption based upon age, health and temperament. All animals must be in good health and temperament. There is no time limit on adoptable animals. There is no guarantee animals will be put into adoptions.

Animals we accept:

  • Cats
  • Dogs
  • Guinea Pigs
  • Hamsters
  • Ferrets
  • Rabbits
  • Birds
  • Chinchillas
  • Hedgehogs
  • Reptiles
  • Many more!


Owner Surrenders are by appointment only. Please call 941-792-2863 to schedule an appointment.  We're open from 7:30am-4:30pm.