Happy Tails Humane Society and Wellness Clinic 

Shelter ​Hours: Staffed daily 8 am-Noon. 

​Clinic Hours: Call or text for an appointment.

​Adoptions by appointment. 

All other services please remain in your car and honk your horn. An attendant will come out.

 Standard Price*                                                                   Monthly Discount Price

Canine Services

Feline Services

Vaccine Express Visit


Vaccine Express Visit$10
Medical Exam$20
     Medical Exam$20
1 Year Rabies Vaccine$12

1 Year Rabies Vaccine$12
3 Year Rabies Vaccine$17

3 Year Rabies Vaccine$17
Distemper/Parvo Vaccine$12

FVRCP Vaccine$12
Bordetella Vaccine$12

Feline Leukemia Vaccine$12
Leptospirosis Vaccine$12

FIV/FELV Test$25
Lyme Disease Vaccine$20

Heartworm Test$25$20

Spay(All Shots Required)

0-25 lb$200

26-50 lb$250

Call to get a discount up to 50% off for puppies under 4 months. 

Neuter (All Shots Required) 

Call to get a discount up to 50% off for puppies under 4 months.

0-25 lb$150

26-50 lb$200

51-75 lb


About Us

Happy Tails is a limited-intake, no-kill facility that shelters and cares for stray and abandoned dogs and cats until they are adopted into loving, permanent homes.  We promote pet adoption and humane education.  Happy Tails is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.

Our Mission, Vision, and Values
Code of Conduct

​​We follow practices and guidelines established by the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA), the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS), and the Association of Shelter Veterinarians (ASV).  We are a member of theSociety of Animal Welfare Administrators(SAWA), theHumane Society Veterinary Medical Association, and theIllinois Animal Welfare Federation(IAWF).

8/20 A new sign has been installed in front of the shelter. The new logo reflects the shelters growth. We added the Wellness Clinic and the heart represents our community outreach. To touch more animals lives. 

​Adoption Fees

All adoption fees include Spay or Neuter, Rabies Vaccine, Dapp Vaccine or FVRCP Vaccine, Intratrac Vaccine, Heartworm test, Flea Meds, Heartworm Meds, microchip, and FREE for the first 30 days after adoption Veterinarian care as needed when seen at

Happy Tails Wellness Clinic.

The Value of medical is over $350.00 - Saving A Life Is Priceless 

(In some cases this list might very with an animal.)

Dogs - $200
Dogs That Have Been In Shelter Longer Than 90 Days Are Half Off

Puppies - $250 (6 months and younger)
3 FREE Months of Routine Medical Care at Happy Tails Wellness Clinic. 

Senior Dogs 7 Plus $75.00

Pits & Large Breed Hounds $75.00

Cats - $25 (seniors), $65 (adult cats)

Kittens - $80 (kittens 6 months and under)

3 Free Months of Routine Medical Care at Happy Tails Wellness Clinic. 


Ethel Jacobs

The family of Ethel Jacobs of Sterling donated her memorial proceeds to Happy Tails. Ethel was life long animal lover. She loved her cats! Happy Tails is very grateful for her generosity and kindness.

Beverly Bellini

The family of Beverly Bellini donated to Happy Tails in her name. She loved dogs and they wanted her memorial to help animals at Happy Tails in any way possible

Kim Hansen

The family and friends of Kim Hansen made a very kind donation in her memory.  Kim was a life long animal lover.  

*Prices listed are the most you will pay for services. Not all services are listed. Please call or text the Clinic (815-626-2994) regarding current community out reach programs. Our programs can reduce the cost for services based on current shelter funding resources for programs. County tag and registration are additional fees. Please check with your county for fee information. 

Happy Tails Humane Society

1408 McNeil Road Rock Falls, IL 61071

Call or Text 815-626-2994


Shelter News

Happy Tails Wellness Clinic

As of March 17 2020, because of the rapidly changing COVID-19 situation, Happy Tails Humane Society will be temporarily closed to the public until Federal, State and local authorities determine we can re-open. Our Adoption Center will be open by appointment only. Happy Tails Wellness Clinic will continue operations to care for the animals in our community. Pet parents must call or text the Clinic for an appointment. 815-626-2994.  

​Happy Tails Thrift Store has resumed operations Tuesday-Saturday 10 am-3 pm. 

206 suite 3 Dixon Ave

Rockfalls, IL 61071

Happy Tails Thrifty Outlet

Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

10 am-3 pm

Closed Sunday & Monday

3/20 the shelters neighbor had a brush fire that damaged the fence in the front of Happy Tails. 6/20 the fence was replaced. 

Wellness Clinic 

Price List

Call or text for an appointment.


1408 McNeil Road

RockFalls, IL 61071

Call or text for an appointment:


Copyright 2020 @Happy Tails Inc. All rights reserved. 

7/20 a covered shelter has been built in one of our dog parks, so adopters can really get to know their new best friend.