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Allen County SPCA teams up with PetSmart for adoption event

Fort Wayne, Ind. (WANE) - If you've been thinking of adopting a new four-legged family member, consider doing so at the PetSmart Charities National Adoption Event!

The adoption event is Saturday, November 10 from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

The Allen County SPCA will be at two PetSmart locations:1760 Apple Glen Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46804 and 10035 Lima Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46818.

The stars of the event will be dozens of adoptable dogs, cats, puppies and kittens all looking for their forever homes.

Adoptable dogs and cats will be available at PetSmart Apple Glen and adoptable kittens and cats will be available at PetSmart Lima Road.

The Allen County SPCA will be offering same-day adoptions for families who are fully prepared to add a pet to their homes.

Executive director, Jessica Henry says, "We encourage people to come out to PetSmart this weekend, meet with the dogs and cats, and take their animal home the same day, we are grateful to PetSmart Charities for their commitment to pet adoption. They have been a wonderful partner for our shelter, and we appreciate the opportunity to participate in this big, national effort."

Because of the event, the shelter at 4914 S. Hanna St will be closed to the public on Saturday, November 10, 2018 and will re-open for normal business hours at 12:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 11, 2018.

All animals will be adopted on a first come, first served basis, but priority will be given to pre-approved adopters. Anyone interested in adopting this weekend can find the application on the shelter's website here.


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