Animal services

Animal Services will celebrate Earth Day with free adoptions

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – On Saturday, April 2, the city’s El Paso Animal Services reminds the community to consider adopting a shelter pet when looking for ways to help the community and the environment.

Hundreds of shelter animals are currently waiting for a forever home. The department will have plenty of opportunities for the community to meet big and adorable pets over the weekend.

Families looking to adopt can visit the shelter pets at the El Paso Animal Services Center located at 5001 Fred Wilson.

Cats and kittens are also available for adoption at the Cats At The Zoo (CATZ) Pet Meet and Adoption Center inside the El Paso Zoo and Botanical Gardens.

El Paso Animal Services will also have dogs available for adoption at the Environmental Services Department (ESD) Earth Day event.

WHAT: ESD Earth Day Event – Mobile Pet Adoptions

WHEN: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 2, 2022

OR: Municipal Service Center, 7968 San Paulo Drive

WHAT: Reduce, Reuse, Relove Adoption Campaign (FREE adoptions on all pets)

WHEN: from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. from Friday April 1 to Sunday April 3

OR: Animal Services Center, 5001 Fred Wilson Avenue

WHAT: Reduce, Reuse, ReLove Adoption Promotion – free adoptions on all cats

WHEN: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. from Friday April 1 to Sunday April 3

OR: El Paso Zoo and Botanical Gardens, 4001 Paisano Drive

All free pet adoptions include the pet’s spay/neuter procedure, age-appropriate vaccinations, microchipping, and city license.

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