SPRINGFIELD - The Animal Protective League will
hold special dog adoptions this Thursday and Friday, June 13 and 14, from 10
a.m. to 2 p.m. at The Gables, 2800 Plaza Drive in Springfield, as part of the
shopping area's Market Days event.
Adoptable dogs and cats will be featured Saturday, June
15, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Hall's Harley-Davidson, 2301 North Dirksen Parkway
in Springfield. On Sunday, June 16,
adoptable dogs will be available from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Texas Roadhouse, 2540
West Iles, and from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at PetSmart, 3183 South Veterans Parkway,
both in Springfield.
All animals adopted through APL are spayed or neutered,
up to date on all vaccines and
APL is a non-profit organization committed to caring for
sick, injured, abused and abandoned dogs and cats and finding the best possible
permanent homes for them. In addition to
regular pet adoptions, the organization
coordinates cruelty investigations and humane education programs and
operates a low cost spay/neuter clinic adjacent to its Springfield shelter at
1001 Taintor Road in Springfield.
For additional information, call the Animal Protective League at 544-PETS (7387) or check the group's web site at www.apl-shelter.org.