Dog Warden

of Geauga County

Geauga County Dog Warden

The Geauga County Dog Warden picks up stray dogs and responds to dog complaints. Once in the shelter, they provide care for the dogs until they are reclaimed by their owner or find a new forever home.

12513 Merritt Road
Chardon, Ohio 44024
Direct Line: (440) 279-2180
Telephone: (440) 285-2222 Ext: 2180
Newbury and Burton Residents: 1-888-714-0006 Ext: 2180
Saturdays Only: (440) 285-2345
Fax: (440) 279-1331

When and Where to

Adopt a Dog

Shelter Hours


Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
10:00am-3:00pm 10:00am-3:00pm 10:00am-3:00pm 10:00am-3:00pm Closed 10:00am-3:00pm 10:00am-3:00pm



Shelter Location

12513 Merritt Road
Chardon, Ohio 44024


The modest adoption fee includes dog license, DHLP-PARVO shot, and a free medical and worm check by a Geauga County veterinarian. Make your day and adopt a new best friend.