(City of Pocatello Press Release, September 21, 2022; Photo Credit: Bannock Humane Society, FB)

Head out to the Pocatello Animal Shelter Saturday, September 24, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., for a tail-waggin’ time! This is the last adoption event for summer 2022. The event will include adoptable animals, face painting, a bouncy house, and other fun activities.

The animal shelter is full and has a lot of cats and dogs ready to be adopted. Currently, the shelter has a total of 163 animals; 53 dogs, 10 puppies, 38 cats, and 62 kittens. 

“We have a lot of great animals here at the shelter. These animals bring a smile to our faces every day and we would love to see them find good homes,” said Chris Abbott, Animal Services Director.

Adoption Cost:

–          Dog and puppy adoptions cost $130 plus tax. Discounts are offered to senior citizens over 60 and for dogs over six years of age, as well as our Pets 4 Vets program.

–          Cat adoptions cost $35 plus tax and kitten adoptions cost $50 plus tax.

*All adoptions include vaccinations, a collar, spay or neuter surgery, and a microchip for permanent identification.

For more information on Pocatello Animal Services and to view adoptable pets, visit pocatello.us/animal, like the department’s Facebook page at facebook.com/PocatelloAnimalServices, or call 208-234-6156.

Pocatello Animal Shelter is accessible to persons with disabilities. Program access accommodations may be provided with three (3) days advance notice by contacting Skyler Beebe at sbeebe@pocatello.us, 208.234.6248, or 5815 South 5th Avenue, Pocatello, ID


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