WCAS is offering a discount on dog adoption this weekend

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) – Winnebago County Animal Services (WCAS) has invited all interested adopters to visit their facility on Friday, August 13 and Saturday, August 14 when they offer discounted dog adoptions for $50.

“We have a lot of amazing dogs ready and waiting to come home,” said Amber Pinnon, Adoption and Volunteer Program Coordinator. “This adoption event is the perfect opportunity for anyone considering adopting to visit our shelter and find a partner.”

To adopt, you must have an adoption application approved by WCAS. Adopters are encouraged to have their applications pre-approved prior to the event. Adoption applications can be submitted online by visiting www.WinnebagoAnimals.org or by visiting WCAS, located at 4517 N. Main St.

All adoptions include a wellness exam, neutering or neutering, microchipping, vaccinations including a year-long rabies shot, flea and tick prevention, and more. Winnebago County residents also receive a one-year rabies registration tag.

The additional requirements are as follows:

· Adopters must be at least 18 years of age or older

Must show state issued photo ID

All cats and dogs in the household must be current with a rabies vaccination and county pet license

Little to no animal complaints recorded

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