December 22, 2010 11:34:00 AM
Thinking of adopting a cat or dog during the holidays? Fall in love with an adult spayed/neutered animal at the Oktibbeha County Humane Society''s City of Starkville Animal Shelter, and take that pet home for half off the regular adoption fee. Through the end of December, all spayed/neutered adult animals at the City of Starkville Animal Shelter are available for adoption for just $20.
All prospective pet owners must meet current adoption criteria for any pet they wish to adopt. Animals not currently spayed/neutered can also be adopted at the regular adoption fee ($70).
This week, the Starkville Animal Shelter is open from 10 a.m .-5 p.m. through Thursday and from 9 a.m.-noon on Friday. The shelterwill reopen Tuesday.
The City of Starkville Animal Shelter is located at 510 Industrial Park Road. Animals available for adoption can also be viewed online at www.petfinder.com, and searching for animals in the 39759 zip code.