• Lake County Animal Shelter to waive adoption fees for National Adoption Weekend Event

    Tavares – The Lake County Animal Shelter, in collaboration with Best Friends Animal Society, is inviting the community to participate in National Adoption Weekend. During the event, the shelter will waive adoption fees from Friday, July 22 to Sunday, July 24.

    Include the Lake County Animal Shelter in your weekend plans and come meet amazing shelter pets looking to find a forever best friend. The shelter is located at 12280 County Road 448 in Tavares. It is open Friday from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Adoptions include spay or neuter services, initial vaccinations, microchip, personalized ID tag and a lifetime of love.

     “We are thrilled to be joining this national pet adoption campaign to help place our homeless pets with the families they deserve. We look forward to making great matches this weekend and hope the community will come out and help us #SaveThemAll,” said Whitney Boylston, director of the Lake County Animal Shelter.

    Best Friends Animal Society began in 1984 and is the nation’s largest sanctuary for homeless pets providing adoption, spay/neuter, and education programs. Spanning 30 years of services dedicated to finding homes for shelter pets and advocating for the no-kill movement, they are honored to work together with the Lake County Animal Shelter to help homeless pets in the community find a loving home.

    For more information about the Best Friends Animal Society’s National Adoption Weekend Event, stay tuned to the Lake County Animal Shelter’s Facebook page and visit https://bit.ly/ShelterAdoptions to see available pets and make an appointment to visit the shelter.