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$ 10 Adoptions
AAS Pets are hoping to bring the gold HOME during our 2021 Pet Olympics Special ! From July 23- August 8 all adoptable pets are just $ 10 to adopt ! The summer months find the highest number of dogs and cats waiting to find their forever homes ! Celebrate the spirit of the Olympics at home this year by adopting a new pet and bringing home the gold !
All available pets can be viewed only 24 / 7 at https :// arlingtontx . gov / availablepets
Mobile Pet Adoption Event- July 24th & August 14th Location : PetSmart in the Highlands Time : 10am
Feral Cat Sunday- August 15th Location : 1000 SE Green Oaks Blvd Time : 8-9 am ( only the first 20 Arlington feral cats will be accepted )
Low Cost Vaccines & Microchips- August 21st With TCAP Location : 1000 SE Green Oaks Blvd . Time : 10-12pm ( no appointment needed )
Arlington Animal Services is seeking new volunteers to assist with daily care and enrichment of our shelter animals . From shelter housekeeping , cat and dog socialization , pet photography and more ; there is always something to do when it comes to helping homeless animals . Youth ages 10-17 years must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian . Learn more about our volunteer program and how you can help make a difference at https :// arlingtontx . gov / animalvolunteer
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT ...
Best Friends Animal Society Offers Rescue Partner Incentives for Efforts : For each VIP Rescue Only Pet pulled with one of our approved rescue partners , Best Friends Animal Society offered to give $ 125 to provide support to rescue agencies who are also navigating some of the same life saving challenges that Arlington Animal Services has been faced with this summer . " As everyone adjusts to life opening back up , paired with the peak intake numbers during the summer , shelters have an increasingly difficult time housing and placing the high numbers of animals coming to the shelter for help ." said Ashley Woolnough , AAS Shelter Manager . " We are thankful for the incentive partnership with Best Friends to help ease financial burdens of pulling a VIP pet from the shelter ." In addition to the financial assistance , this incentive also helps by freeing up space at the shelter when we expect to see more pets entering our facility .
Crosby on his " freedom ride " with Love and Paws Rescue !