Printed on August 4, 2022
On Thursday, August 4, adoption superheroes, each four-legged and two-legged varieties, ironed their cloaks, donned masks, and gathered at Huntsville Animal Providers (HAS) for thrilling bulletins from HAS Director, the Dr. Karen Sheppard.
The occasion started with a video message from Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle thanking those that responded to the decision to take care of, foster or undertake an animal from the shelter. Sheppard added his thanks and introduced a “superhero reunion” for HAS supporters and adopters at 9am Saturday August twenty seventh on the shelter.
“When you’ve ever volunteered right here, raised a pet or adopted an animal, come on!” she mentioned. “You possibly can convey your furry mates too.”
The assembly will embrace enjoyable, dog-friendly actions, pet mugs for all canine attendees, and a tour of the shelter’s newly accomplished Section III renovation.
Because the shelter noticed a excessive variety of stray and surrendered animals this summer time, HAS may also proceed to waive adoption charges for many grownup animals till August 27, though exclusions apply.
Regardless of the heroic work of HAS workers and volunteers, Mayor Battle mentioned there are increasingly animals in want of shelter, medical care and love.
“Assist us give hope to those animals by encouraging your loved ones, mates and neighbors to undertake a pet or by offering a brief foster house to accommodate animals,” she mentioned.
All adoptable animals are vaccinated, spayed / neutered, microchipped and are licensed Metropolis and a free pet meals bag. These unable to undertake are suggested to contemplate fostering an animal by way of the shelter fostering program.
Click on right here to see images, ages and descriptions of obtainable animals.
The refuge is positioned at 4950 Triana Blvd SW and is open from Monday to Friday, from 9:00 to 17:00; and Saturday, from 9:00 to fifteen:00
Name 256-883-3783, go to HuntsvilleAL.gov/Animal, or take a look at Fb to study extra.