CHICAGO (CBS) — If you’ve been looking to make a long-term commitment to that special dog or cat, this Saturday you can do it with the help of Chicago Animal Care and Control.
In a Facebook post, the agency said it is “packed” and is waiving adoption fees with a wedding-themed event, complete with party favors, pet goodies, celebration toasts for every animal adopted and cake (for people and pets.) The CACC added that “wedding attire is encouraged.”READ MORE: Man Shot In Attempted Robbery In The West Loop Neighborhood
Those interested in adopting a pet can go to the city shelter at 2741 S. Western Avenue from noon until 6 p.m. People wishing to bring home a dog or cat have to be 18 and over and provide specific home information found here.READ MORE: Woman Dead After Dragging Officer With Car Before Crashing Into Business In Dolton; Shots Fired By Police
In the period between April 2018 and April 2019, CACC found homes for more than 2,000 dogs and cats.
A list (and pictures) of all the adoptable animals can be found at the CACC’s Pet Harbor website.MORE NEWS: CDC To Provide New Mask Guidelines For Fully Vaccinated Americans