Press Release: Find Love at El Paso Animal Services’ My Furry Valentine Adoption Event

Adoptions, Microchips, Vaccines and More

WHAT: My Furry Valentine Adoption Event

WHEN: Saturday, February 17th from 11 am to 6 pm

WHERE: El Paso Animal Services Center – 5001 Fred Wilson Ave.

El Paso, Texas— El Paso Animal Services invites the community to embrace the spirit of love at the first annual My Furry Valentine Adoption Event, taking place at 5001 Fred Wilson Ave on Saturday, February 17th, from 11 am to 6 pm.

The atmosphere promises to be lively and engaging, with local vendors, rescue fundraisers, delectable food trucks, and additional surprises for both pets and their potential adopters. The day’s festivities include Doggy Speed Dating, an adorable Rescue Runners Kissing Booth for kisses and cuddles, a spirited doggy show, and more paw-some surprises that await attendees. Attendees can also take advantage of free pet microchipping services and affordable vaccines by Eastlake Animal Clinic from 11 am to 3 pm.

The My Furry Valentine Adoption Event also aligns with the ongoing Big Dogs, Bigger Hearts Adoption Promotion, extending from February 12th through February 18th, with fee waived adoptions for all dogs over 30lbs.

“Adopting a large dog is not just an act of love; it’s a crucial step towards addressing the pressing needs of these often-overlooked animals in shelters nationwide,” says Terry Kebschull, director at El Paso Animal Services. “Large dogs are full of love and potential, and events like these play a vital role in creating awareness about the importance of adopting these wonderful companions.”

Interested adopters will only need a valid photo ID and be above the age of 18 to take home their furry valentine. All adoptions include the pets spay or neuter procedure, age-appropriate vaccines, microchip, and city registration.

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