Pet Adoption Fair to be held July 15, 16
Jul 06,2006 00:00 by Bend Weekly News Sources

The annual summer pet adoption fair will be held Saturday, July 15 and Sunday, July 16, in the main conference rooms in the Deschutes Services Center, 1300 NW Wall St. in Bend (located off the Parkway at the Lafayette exit).

“Furry Friends in Need” is jointly sponsored by the Bend Spay & Neuter Project and SNIP House, and the Humane Societies of Redmond, Bend (Central Oregon) and the Ochocos.  The Deschutes Services Center location provides people seeking a new pet a comfortable setting to visit with many companion animals from local rescue groups, shelters and volunteer foster homes.

Both adoption days will feature dozens of kittens, cats, puppies, dogs, bunnies and other small critters – all urgently needing loving homes.

Saturday, July 15, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Sunday, July 16, 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

·        Low-cost vaccination and ID chip clinic from 9:00 to noon Saturday only.  Bring your cat, dog, pet rabbit or ferret to meet Veterinarian Byron Maas!

·        Representatives of the Bend PETCO store will be on site both days, sponsoring drawings for great pet items and providing free samples of quality pet foods and supplies!

·        The new SNIP House/Bend Spay & Neuter Project mobile clinic will be available for tours both days!

Special reduced pet adoption fees for this event!  The adoption fee includes a vet wellness exam, spay or neuter, first set of vaccinations, a leash or carry box , a pet supply “goodie bag” and more!

Details on services provided by the various organizations, animal care, and volunteer and fostering opportunities will be available.

For more information, please call:

·          Bend Spay & Neuter Project, 617-1010

·          SNIP House, Prineville, 447-6444

·          Humane Society of Redmond, 923-0882

·          Humane Society of the Ochocos, 447-7178

·          Humane Society of Central Oregon, 382-3537

·          Adoption Event Volunteer Contact, 389-8420