Add a Spring to Your Step – Adopt A Pet!

What better way to enjoy spring than to get outside? And who better to keep you company than a loyal four-footed friend? County Animal Services can help you find that perfect friend, and for a bargain price, too. All dogs over 5 years old are only $5 Saturday, April 8 through Sunday, April 9.

The special also extends to cats and rabbits over 5 years old. They might not take to walks in the park but they can certainly keep you company! Check out Animal Services adoption page and see if you can find the right friend for you.

Chihuahua-A1764954All three County animal shelters in Carlsbad, San Diego and Bonita are offering the special. They’re open from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday.

The $5 adoption fee covers spay or neuter, a microchip and registration, current vaccinations, flea control plus a free veterinary exam within the first 10 days.


Tracy DeFore is a communications specialist with the County of San Diego Communications Office. Contact