The Brandywine Valley SPCA has provided a draft renewal contract.  The proposal is for a five (5) year term with no automatic renewal.  The baseline contract fee ranges from $1,060.90 per year to $1,166.99 per year, depending on when the 2019 payment is tendered.  The Borough will be billed monthly for acquisition and housing of animals at the base rate of $265.22 per dog and $159.13 per cat, with 3% increases in the base rate per year for the five (5) year contract term.  If the Borough terminates the contract early, the Borough is liable to the SPCA for nine (9) months of service fees based on the monthly average for the six (6) months preceding the termination.    Pet owners will pay all applicable charges to the borough when their dog or cat is claimed.

Animal Control Services: Brandywine Valley SPCA, 1212 Phoenixville Pike, West Chester, PA 19380; (610) 692-6113