December 20, 2011 (El Cajon) -- There are plenty of kittens, cats and dogs (large & small), even bunnies, all available for adoption at the El Cajon Animal Shelter. One fee includes their vaccinations, microchip, spay or neuter, as well as a visit to the vet. In addition to adoptions, the shelter provides many services for the Cities of El Cajon and La Mesa.
Be sure to check with shelter staff if you are searching for a lost pet in the event it has been recovered. Most important, consider having your dog micro-chipped to make it easier to find them should they ever become lost.
Shelter hours for viewing the animals are Tuesday through Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; closed from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. The front office is open until 5:30 p.m. for licenses; and they are closed Sundays, Mondays and holidays. Stop by and adopt a new, loving pet for your family. Adoptions are $80 for cats & dogs; and if you adopt a senior pet (over 8 years old); the adoption fee is $30. The shelter is located at 1275 N. Marshall in El Cajon, just two blocks north of Fletcher Parkway. For more information, call (619) 441-1580.