October is adopt a shelter dog month
Web Producer: Marissa Pasquet
TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - Pima Animal Care Center (PACC) has more than 200 dogs and cats in shelter and available for adoption.
The shelter is celebrating adopt a shelter dog month by extending its half-price adoption specials.
During the entire month of October, discounted adoption prices are in effect.
The prices are:
- Adult Dog: $35.- plus a $15.- license fee
- Puppies: $50.-
- Adult Cats: $35.- (two for the price of one on Mondays and Tuesdays)
- Kittens: $50.-
- Adult Dogs and cats that have been at the shelter for two weeks or longer: $15.- (includes the license fee for dogs)
- Puppies and kittens in shelter for two weeks or longer: $25.-
Special-needs animals that may have minor behavioral or medical needs are being offered at a discounted rate to those who want to rehabilitate these animals. Please ask shelter staff or volunteers for more information.
All the adoptable animals have been altered, vaccinated and microchipped. Dogs older than three months are licensed before they can go to a new home.
PACC will hold off-site adoption events throughout the month, including Tucson Meet Yourself, Oct. 14 to Oct. 16. Please visit PACC’s website www.pimaanimalcare.org to find an event closest to you.
Pima Animal Care Center, 4000 N. Silverbell Road, is open to the public Monday through Friday from noon to 7 p.m. and on Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
For more information about PACC, go to www.pimaanimalcare.org or call 243-5900.
(Courtesy: The Pima County Health Department and Pima Animal Care Center)