Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control urges potential pet owners to adopt a furry friend this holiday season instead of shopping at one of the numerous retailers.
Fort Wayne Animal Care and Control news release:
Pre-Black Friday Adoption Sale
Fort Wayne, Indiana (November 16, 2021) – Animal Care & Control is urging savvy shoppers to ADOPT, DON’T SHOP and relax with a new furry friend this holiday season. Black Friday brings sales and discounts to retailers everywhere and Animal Care & Control is no exception. The pre-Black Friday sale will start Nov. 19 at Noon with extended hours in our adoption center until 8 p.m. Adoption fees for dogs six months and older will be just $25. Adoption fees will be waived for all cats, kittens and pocket pets. Special pricing continues Tuesday, Nov. 23 and Wednesday, Nov. 24 with normal adoption hours Noon – 5:30 p.m. (Wed. until 6 p.m.). The shelter will be closed November 25 and 26 for Thanksgiving.
$25 special Adoption Fee includes:
- First series distemper vaccine
- Spay or neuter surgery
- Donated health exam from an area veterinarian
- Heartworm tested
- First dose of flea treatment
- Small bag of food to get you and your pet started
- $50 certificate to be used toward working with a professional dog trainer
Our adoptions are first come first serve so we encourage adopters to arrive early. In order to be adopt ready we are asking potential forever families to do the following so that they can take their new family member home right away:
- If you have pets at home we will require that your dog(s) MEET the potential adoption dog so please come early so you can meet the animal and your dog can also meet their new friend!
- Bring in your ENTIRE family. Children 5 years of age and under will be required to meet the potential adoption animal.
- If you are adopting a cat or small animal, no animal-to-animal interactions will be required.
Potential adopters can save time by filling out an application online before heading to the shelter. Your application does not become valid until you arrive at the shelter. To see a complete list of pets available for adoption and read more about the adoption process visit fwacc.org. Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control is located at 3020 Hillegas Road.