By Tyler Johnson, Staff writer Updated 3:32 pm CST, Tuesday, March 5, 2019 This dog is one of the 246 animals at the city of Pasadena’s animal shelter this week. This dog is one of the 246 animals at the city of Pasadena’s animal shelter this week. Image 1 of / 3 Caption Close Image 1 of 3 This dog is one of the 246 animals at the city of Pasadena’s animal shelter this week. This dog is one of the 246 animals at the city of Pasadena’s animal shelter this week. Crowded Pasadena animal shelter waives adoption fees through Friday 1 / 3 Back to Gallery The Pasadena Animal Shelter and Adoption Center has exceeded its “best-care” capacity and is waiving all adoption fees through Friday, March 8. As of Monday afternoon, the shelter had 246 animals — 191 dogs and 55 cats — occupying dozens of cages, shelter manager Ken … [Read more...] about Crowded Pasadena animal shelter waives adoption fees through Friday
Shelters waiving adoption fees
DENVER — You can adopt your new furry best friend for free Saturday. Along with several other shelters around the state, the Dumb Friends League will waive its adoption fees on all pets — cats, dogs, kittens, puppies, bunnies, guinea pigs and more — on Saturday for Clear the Shelters, a nationwide pet adoption drive. The shelter is partnering with Telemundo Denver and Hill’s Pet Nutrition for the event, which starts at 10 a.m. at both the 2080 S. Quebec St., Denver location and the Buddy Center at 4556 Castleton Court, Castle Rock. Here are other participating locations in Colorado, according to Clear the Shelter’s website: Rocky Mountain Feline Rescue, 2390 S. Delaware St., Denver Read the full story at TheDenverChannel.com. … [Read more...] about Colorado shelters waiving adoption fees Saturday for Clear The Shelters event
With over 320 animals in their care, the Central Missouri Humane Society is hosting a free adoption event to make space in the shelter.There will be three separate events waiving adoption fees. From noon to 6 p.m. on Dec. 8 and from noon to 3 p.m. on Dec. 9, animals will be available for adoption at the humane society. From 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Dec. 8, animals will be available at University Subaru.The shelter's maximum capacity is 200 animals depending on which animals can live together in litters, said Michelle Casey, director of the Central Missouri Humane Society. This time last year, the shelter had about 247 animals in their care, Casey said. The overflow is because the shelter took in more small animals, like kittens and rabbits.Right now, over 180 of the 320 animals in the humane society's care are in foster homes, the humane society's other option for providing care, according to a press release.At the event, participants will be able to adopt dogs, cats, kittens, rabbits … [Read more...] about Just in time for the holidays, humane society to waive adoption fees at events
The Pennsylvania SPCA is currently full, so in an effort to find homes for the shelter's animals in need and to free up space so that the PSPCA can continue to assist ACCT Philly during its shutdown, adoption fees will be waived this weekend.PSPCA has been acting as a temporary overflow facility for ACCT Philly as the shelter continues to fight a severe upper respiratory infection that has made many dogs there seriously ill.Adoption fees on all animals who have been in the shelter for more than two weeks will be waived Friday, May, 31, through Sunday, June 2. According to the PSPCA, that's most of the shelter's residents.Head to the PSPCA headquarters on East Erie Avenue between 2 and 7 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Saturday and noon and 5 p.m. Sunday to take part in the adoption event.PSPCA Adoption EventFriday, May 31, through Sunday, June 2Pennsylvania SPCA headquarters350 E. Erie Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19134 Follow Sinéad & PhillyVoice on Twitter: … [Read more...] about Pennsylvania SPCA waiving adoption fees this weekend
“The shelter is stressful for animals, so we really want to incentivize adoptions for those that have been here longer,” says Klim. That includes what are considered “Good Samaritan” dogs, like Labs, retrievers, German Shepherds, and Shih-Tzus — which often have adoption fees as high as $300. … [Read more...] about Philly’s SPCA is waiving adoption fees this weekend. Here’s why.