Dog adoptions 50 percent off on National Dog Day Aug. 26

Published on August 23, 2016

Placer County’s animal shelter in North Auburn will offer 50 percent off dog adoption fees on National Dog Day - Friday, Aug. 26. Dog adoptions, normally $121, will be just $60 for dogs over 12 months of age (plus a $20 licensing fee).

Dog adoption fees include the cost of the heartworm test; a first heartworm preventative pill; flea and tick prevention; a first distemper, parvo and bordetella vaccination; rabies vaccination; deworming; microchip; and spay or neuter procedures.

Search available animals for your new best friend on Placer County’s website. Or drop by the Auburn shelter (11251 B Avenue, Auburn) anytime during its recently-expanded hours, Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Would-be adopters must complete an adoption application, also available on the county’s website.