Indianapolis Animal Care Services waives adoption fees for cats this weekend

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – It’s kitten season, and that means Indianapolis Animal Care Services (IACS) has lots of cats and kittens looking for a good home.

Starting today, you can adopt any cat or kitten at no cost. All adoptions include a microchip, vaccines, spay/neuter services and FIV/feline leukemia testing. The deal ends on Sunday, July 16.

According to IACS, “Kitten season” begins in the spring, peaks in the early summer, and ends in the fall—a cycle during the year when most un-spayed female cats give birth. This leads to flooded animal shelters and rescue groups searching for adopters for the animals.

IACS says 694 cats have been brought in to the shelter since June 1. The adoption special is being offered in an attempt to reduce the number of felines at their shelter.

If you need help from IACS, please call the Mayor’s Action Center at 317-327-4622.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.