This Saturday, the Menominee Animal Shelter is participating in the Empty the Shelters event, which is a part of the Bissell Foundations Pet Foundation.
Saturday over 65 shelters will be participating with at least 2,000 animals are expected to find their forever home.
Nancy Holsburger, Menominee Animal Shelter Manager says, this is time second time they’ve been able to participate.
Holsburger says, this year they’re going to keep people entertained outside.”
Animals are Free the day of the event with the Bissell Pet Foundation covering the adoption fees. Kittens are not a part of the event. However, any cats over the age of six months are available for adoption, as well as dogs. The Menominee Animal Shelter will host this event, Noon until 5pm. For more information about the Empty the Shelters event, including a list of participating shelters, you can go on line to www.bissellpetfoundation.org
The Menominee Animal Shelter is accepting applications for approvals for Saturday. Animals cannot be placed on hold for this event so if you are interested in a specific animal they encourage you to adopt them at their normal adoption fee before that day. They also recommend submitting an application before the day of the event so they have time to process it.
Their adoption applications can be found on the Menominee Animal Website at mashelter.org or you can view at the shelter.