Montgomery County Animal Shelter waives adoption fees this weekend, Feb. 7-9

Weston, a 13-year-old basset hound, is one of many dogs up for adoption. (Courtesy Montgomery County Animal Shelter)
Weston, a 13-year-old basset hound, is one of many dogs up for adoption. (Courtesy Montgomery County Animal Shelter)

Weston, a 13-year-old basset hound, is one of many dogs up for adoption. (Courtesy Montgomery County Animal Shelter)

The Montgomery County Animal Shelter is waiving all adoption fees this weekend, Feb. 7-9, according to a Feb. 3 news release from the shelter.

The event
is part of Free the Shelters, an event dedicated to saving shelter animals from being euthanized that is sponsored by the Cathy Kangas Foundation for Animals, a nonprofit. It is co‐sponsored by PRAI Beauty, a cruelty-free skin care line.

The shelter has more than 300 animals in its building as well as 300 animals in foster care, according to the news release. Many of the animals are owner surrendered.

All adopted pets have been spayed or neutered, microchipped and vaccinated.

The Montgomery County Animal Shelter is located at 8535 Hwy. 242 in Conroe. The shelter is open for adoptions Tuesday through Sunday from11:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m., with intakes ending at 4 p.m.

Adoptable dogs can be viewed here, while adoptable cats can be viewed here.
By Eva Vigh

Eva Vigh joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2018 as a reporter for Spring and Klein. Prior to this position, she covered upstream oil and gas news for a drilling contractors' association.


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