FRANKLIN COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) – If you find yourself looking for a friend forever, the Franklin County Animal Shelter might have one waiting for you.
The shelter will be hosting a pet adoption event on Sunday August 22 from noon to 4 p.m. at the Barkley Pet Market, located behind the Kroger Plaza in Rocky Mount.
At the event, the adoption fee for dogs is $ 20 and for cats, the fee is $ 10. All adoptions will receive a free bag of dog or cat food donated by Barkley’s Pet Market. They also offer a 10% discount on collars, leashes and harnesses. Your new friend forever will also receive a free ID tag.
Dogs, cats and kittens will be available for adoption. During the pet adoption event, the shelter will also have a raffle basket and special items for sale.
The event was scheduled due to a need to empty the animal shelter, which is currently full.
The shelter is also seeking donations of cat litter as well as canned and dry kitten food, cat food, dog food and treats.
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