Black Fur-iday Adoption Event Sends 91 Pets Home!
by Lee Chambers
Dakin’s Black Fur-iday Adoption Event, the most-anticipated of the year, was a huge success! Doors opened at both our Springfield and Leverett adoption centers at 12:30pm on November 24, and by day’s end, 91 pets had found new homes. Several adult cats had $5 adoption fees, and the adoption fee for "smalls" (non-dog and non-cat pets) was reduced by 50%.
Congratulations to everyone who changed a life by choosing to adopt that day, and huge thanks to our volunteers, staff and our event sponsors, Steve Lewis Subaru and the ASPCA.
Check out our photo gallery, featuring pictures taken by Sharon Mangieri and Dot Bernard, who graciously volunteered their services.