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Humane Society making history with adoption numbers

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Posted: Wednesday, September 19, 2012 1:14 pm

This past weekend at the Humane Society of Southern Arizona was excited by the results, thank to the Challenge Champion, Premiere Auto’s Scott Lehman – a dealer for the people, and pets.

Altogether, 121 dogs and cats found their forever homes.

This coming weekend Lehman again will be sponsoring free adoptions for all mixed-breed dog, cat, puppy and kitten adoptions this Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 22-23, at all locations. All purebred pets will be half-off.

The rest of the weekdays will continue with September’s Pay the Date promotion, which will determine the price of all mixed-breed, adult dogs over 25 pounds and adult cats. Each day of the month will be the set adoption price of each dog or cat – come in on Sept. 20, and pay just $20.

Things are about to get even bigger: The fun-filled Fur Baby Fiesta is right around the corner! Free adoptions for all mixed-breed dogs, cats, puppies and kittens – and all purebred pets will be half-off! Plus, every dog and cat will go home with a Fur baby Party Pack filled with enrichment toys and treats. The party will get started:

Friday, Sept. 28 from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. with scrumptious dishes to try from our onsite food trucks and Mariachi Tesoro de Tucson will be performing from 5 to 9 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 29, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. the Humane Society will be serving up free hot donuts to start the day. Los Changuitos Feos de Tucson, a youth mariachi group, will perform from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. The free fun continues into the afternoon, with animal-themed kids’ crafts, glitter tattoos and face painting from 2 to 5 p.m.

Sunday, Sept. 30, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Start the morning off right with free donuts and a wake-up performance from Tucson Magnet High School’s Mariachi Ariztlan from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The free fun continues into the afternoon, with animal-themed kids’ crafts, glitter tattoos and face painting from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. and more.

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