Pet Adoption Fees Waived to Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend 

Foxy is among the animals available for adoption free this weekend. (Photo courtesy of Atlantic County Shelter Facebook page)

The Atlantic County Animal Shelter joins in celebrating the Memorial Day weekend and unofficial start of summer by waiving all adoption fees for dogs and cats adopted from the shelter beginning Friday through Monday, May 29.

All adopted pets receive mandatory sterilization, age-appropriate vaccinations, diagnostic testing, a microchip and a free veterinary consultation. Adopted dogs also receive free obedience classes.

Normal adoption fees are $110 for dogs and $85 for cats.

Those interested in taking advantage of this opportunity should call the shelter to make an appointment at (609) 485-2345.

The shelter is located at 240 Old Turnpike Road in Pleasantville and is open to the public by appointment seven days a week, 1-4 p.m.

For more information about the Atlantic County Animal Shelter please visit