CORONA (CBS) — People looking for a four-legged friend to take home for Valentine’s Day will have a chance to adopt a pet from the Corona Animal Shelter at reduced rates Saturday during a “Find Your Forever Love” adoption event.
The shelter and the Corona Companion Animal Rescue Effort, waived the $15 fee typically charged for adopting a pet.READ MORE: Man Shot While Walking Dogs In Hollywood, 2 French Bulldogs Stolen
“The best Valentine you’ll ever receive is waiting for you at the Corona Animal Shelter,” said Darryl Heppner, Corona’s animal control manager.READ MORE: At Least 2 Homes Destroyed When Wind-Whipped Fire Rips Through Bloomington Neighborhood
She said spay/neuter and license fees will still apply. License fees will be charged only if the adopter lives in Corona.
Organizers also distributed gift bags full of treats for dogs and cats to encourage visitors to take an animal home. Animals available for adoption can be viewed at: http://www.petfinder.com/shelters/ca260.html.MORE NEWS: UCLA Runner Chris Weiland Dismissed From Team Over Racial, Homophobic Slurs
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