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Pay $25 To Adopt Dog Or Cat In Hayward: Help Empty The Shelters

HAYWARD, CA — Thanks to BISSELL Pet Foundation, Hayward-area residents can adopt a new best friend for $25 or less during the upcoming “Empty The Shelters” event, July 10-12.

Hayward Animal Services is among more than 160 animal shelter and animal rescue organizations across the nation partnering in the reduced-fee adoption event July 10-12 which aims to find fur-ever homes for thousands of cats and dogs.

Also, because fostering pets has become so prevalent amid the coronavirus stay-home orders, BISSELL Pet Foundation says this year it will honor foster-to-adopt cases that start as fosters during the weekend of July 10-12

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5 delightful doggies to adopt now in Orlando

<p>Photos: Petfinder</p>

Photos: Petfinder

Interested in adopting a pet — or just gazing at some lovable pups up for adoption? There are dozens of deserving dogs up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Orlando.

Animal shelters and pet rescue groups work hard to care for unhoused pets and connect them to loving homes. Hoodline used data from Petfinder to power this roundup of dogs currently available for adoption.

(Details like pet availability, training, vaccinations and other features are based on data provided by Petfinder and may be subject to change; contact the shelter for the latest information.)

Ruby, Belgian shepherd

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How to Adopt a Cat

If you find yourself with a cat-shaped hole in your heart lately, you’re far from alone. Adoption rates skyrocketed through March and April at many animal shelters, as people across the country prepared to shelter in place and wanted a furry face to cuddle through the uncertainty. On Petfinder.com, for example, adoption inquiries jumped 122 percent between March 15 and April 15, compared to the previous four weeks. Foster applications are up too, as people suddenly found themselves with lots more time at home and plenty of anxiety-fueled hugs to give.

Depending on where you live, that may mean your

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How to Adopt a Dog

a black and white spotted dog with his paws up on the bars of a cage

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If you’re dreaming of walkies and games of fetch lately, get in line. Adoption rates grew exponentially through spring at many animal shelters, as people across the country prepared to shelter in place and wanted a dog to give them an excuse to see the sunshine a couple of times a day (and a new pal, of course). On Petfinder.com, for example, adoption inquiries jumped 122 percent between March 15 and April 15, compared to the previous four weeks. Foster applications went up as well, as more people suddenly found themselves with lots more puppy time on

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5 delightful doggies to adopt now in Los Angeles

<p>Photos: Petfinder</p>

Photos: Petfinder

Start your day off right with some pictures of delightful doggies! There are dozens of dogs up for adoption right here in Los Angeles.

Hoodline partnered with Petfinder, an online adoption site that lists “more than 315,000 adoptable pets from nearly 14,000 animal shelters and rescue groups” to bring you this roundup of dogs near you.

(Details like pet availability, training, vaccinations and other features are based on data provided by Petfinder and may be subject to change; contact the shelter for the latest information.)


Milo, pit bull terrier and Labrador retriever mix

Milo is a sweet male

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