Coronavirus Update #3

After several months of successful curbside adoptions, OCHS is pleased to announce that, effective immediately, we will open for in-shelter adoption appointments. Adoption appointments can be made by contacting the shelter at 662-338-9093 or

Notes about appointments:

– No more than two people may attend your adoption appointment

– Visitors are required to wear face masks or coverings

– If you or your guest are sick, running fever, or have been knowingly recently exposed to someone with coronavirus-like symptoms, please cancel your appointment by contacting the shelter at 662-338-9093 or It is of the utmost importance that our shelter staff remain healthy to ensure the well-being of the animals in our care.We appreciate your patience as we navigate this unprecedented situation and try to make the best decisions for the animals in our care.





Make the most of your adoption appointment and browse adoptable pets online at All adopted pets are spayed/neutered, current on vaccinations/preventatives, and microchipped prior to adoption.




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