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The Jackson County Animal Shelter is providing reductions on canine adoption charges Saturday and Sunday, July 9-10. Jackson County Animal Shelter picture

Price reduce from $150 to $50 this weekend

The Jackson County Animal Shelter is slashing the payment for adopting a canine throughout its All American Summer season Canine Adoption occasion from midday to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

The adoption payment for all canines ages 6 months and older will drop from $150 to $50. There is also a $25 canine license payment.

The animal shelter is at 5595 S. Pacific Freeway between Phoenix and Expertise. Appointments aren’t vital.

Although all canines age 6 months and older are eligible for the discounted adoption payment, the shelter and Pals of the Animal Shelter volunteer group are emphasizing canines which have been on the shelter for a very long time whereas awaiting a house.

Throughout the weekend occasion, adopters should nonetheless undergo the usual utility course of and meet screening necessities.

The accessible shelter canines have been screened for temperament and well being points and decided to be adoptable companions. All adopted canines are spayed and neutered, microchipped and vaccinated previous to going to their recent properties. A collar and leash are included for every canine.

The shelter is at capability for housing canines on account of the mixture of a slowdown in adoptions in the course of the previous six months and a current surge within the variety of canines coming into the shelter as strays. After a surge of pet adoptions in the course of the earlier days of the COVID-19 pandemic, shelters throughout the nation are seeing a drop-off in adoptions and a rise in deserted canines.

The weekend occasion is made attainable by Pals of the Animal Shelter, which is masking the price of the reductions and offering volunteers to assist run the occasion.

For extra data and to see accessible canines, see fotas.org/summer-dogs.