UPDATE: Aiken County Animal Shelter extends Valentine’s Day adoption special

Handsome terrier mix, Hank will be one of the dogs up for adoption this Saturday at the Aiken County Animal Shelter Feb. 9.
Handsome terrier mix, Hank will be one of the dogs up for adoption this Saturday at the Aiken County Animal Shelter Feb. 9.

AIKEN COUNTY, S.C. (WFXG) - The Aiken County Animal Shelter (ACAS) and Friends of the Animal Shelter (FOTAS) have extended their special Valentine’s Day Adoption Event. It was originally planned for Saturday, Feb. 9, but will now run through Thursday, Feb. 14.

The event includes big adoption fee discounts, refreshments and free leashes or cat carriers for all adopters.

Dog in kennels marked with red hearts will be $14 while the standard fee for a puppy or dog is $35. Cats and kittens will be available for only $10.

“There are many wonderful pets currently on the adoption floor," FOTAS Communications Director, Bob Gordon said. “And what better time to adopt, love and accept a new furry family member into your home than Valentine’s week? We’re just celebrating the holiday a little early this year by hosting this Saturday event."

The Aiken County Animal Shelter is located at 333 Wire Rd. and is open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

For more information on this event you can visit www.fotasaiken.org or call Aiken County Animal Shelter at (803) 642-1537.

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