Press Release: City’s Animal Services Joins Petco Love to Make Holidays “More Merry” for Shelter Pets

Petco Love and BOBS from Skechers™ Sponsor Adoption Fees


EL PASO, Texas – El Paso Animal Services is teaming up with Petco Love, BOBS from Skechers™ and other animal welfare organizations across Texas for the More Merry Mega Adoption Event on Saturday, December 17 and Sunday, December 18.


The event features more than 7,000 adoptable pets statewide waiting to make the holiday merrier. El Paso Animal Services alone has more than 900 adoptable pets waiting for a loving home.


“Pets deserve to spend their holidays in homes with loving families,” said El Paso Animal Services Director Terry Kebschull. “By adopting a shelter pet during ‘More Merry,’ you’ll not only be adding a lifetime of love to your home, but you’ll also make many holiday wishes come true for our four-legged friends.”


Adoption fees are being waived and all adoptions include spay/neuter procedure, age-appropriate vaccinations, microchip and offers from Petco! Adoptable are available at the following locations:



El Paso Animal Services Center

5001 Fred Wilson

Saturday, December 17 – 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, December 18 – 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.


Mission Valley Adoption Center

9068 Socorro Rd.

Saturday, December 17 – 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, December 18 – 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.


The Rink at WinterFest

1 Civic Center Plaza

Saturday, December 17 – 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday, December 18 – 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.


Petco North Hills

10771 Gateway S. Blvd.

Saturday, December 17 – 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, December 18 – 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.


CATZ – Cats at the El Paso Zoo

4001 E. Paisano

Saturday, December 17 – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, December 18 – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.


To learn more about Animal Services or to adopt a shelter pet, visit


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