Pima County Shelters and Rescues Host Adoption Event This Weekend


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TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) – The Pima Animal Care Center is partnering with local shelters and rescues to host a county-wide adoption event on July 10-11.

Each shelter will host activities at their sites that will include freebies, food, music and more.

“We are thrilled to be a part of this event,” said Monica Dangler, director of animal services at PACC. “All of our organizations are dealing with an extremely high number of pets right now, so we all decided that an adoption event like this could help us get pets out in order to make room for them. these new cases. ”

The Humane Society of Southern Arizona will also be offering $ 50 adoptions for adult mixed-breed dogs and cats.

Thousands of animals will be up for adoption. Prices and adoption times vary by location. This information will be available on the Facebook event page here.

The goal is to find homes for 400 pets over the weekend.

Here are all the participating groups:

  • The Green Valley Animal League July 10 and 11, located at 1600 West Duval Mine Road, Green Valley 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Darling tails July 10 at PetSmart, located at 4740 E. Grant Rd., from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and on July 11 at the Pima Animal Care Center, 4000 North Silverbell Rd., from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Hermitage No-Kill Cat Shelter & Sanctuary July 10 and 11, located at 5278 E. 21st St. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (by appointment)
  • Humane Society of Southern Arizona July 10, located at 635 Roger Road West noon to 7 p.m.
  • HOPE animal shelter July 10 at PetSmart, located at 4740 E. Grant Rd. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Lifeline Oro Valley Animal Rescue July 10 at the PETCO Oro Valley Marketplace, located at 11985 N. Oracle Rd., Oro Valley 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Southern Arizona Cats Rescue PetSmart at 4374 N. Oracle Rd. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Pima Animal Care Center July 10 and July 11 4000 North Silverbell Rd., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

For people who want to help but can’t adopt or accommodate pets, they can donate to participating locations through their websites or in person.

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