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Adopt-a-Dog Month at City of Bloomington Animal Shelter


Oct. 2, 2015

For more information, please contact:

Virgil Sauder, Director, City of Bloomington Animal Care & Control, 812.349.3870

Adopt-a-Dog Month at City of Bloomington Animal Shelter

Bloomington, Ind. - In recognition of national Adopt-A-Dog Month, the Shelter is promoting dog adoptions with a "Paw-Vengers: Age of Fur-tron" theme and several special events.

Dog adoption fees are reduced to $40 for dogs 5 years old and younger and $20 for dogs 5 years old and up for the entire month of October. All dogs are vaccinated, microchipped, heartworm tested and spayed or neutered. Normal adoption fees are $75 for dogs younger than 5 years and $55 for those 5 years and older. All dog adopters will also be able to choose a new toy, leash or collar to take home with their new best friend.

Adoptable dogs will make appearances at the following events during the month of October:

In addition to these events, adoptable animals can be visited at the City of Bloomington Animal Shelter, 3410 S. Walnut St., on Mondays, Wednesday, Thursdays and Saturdays from noon to 5:00 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays from noon to 7:00 p.m. and Sundays 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. Adoptable animals also can be seen on the Shelter website at and on the Shelter's Facebook page at

For more information, please contact the Animal Shelter at 812.349.3492.