The Forsyth County Animal Shelter is waiving its $85 pet adoption fee for the holidays, beginning Nov. 24 and extending through Jan. 2. FORSYTH COUNTY

Forsyth County animal shelter waives pet adoption fees for holidays

The Forsyth County Animal Shelter has announced a “Home for the Holidays” promotion in which it will waive its standard pet adoption fee of $85.

The promotion begins Saturday, Nov. 24, and will be available for pet adoptions through Wednesday, Jan. 2, officials said. The adoption fee covers microchipping, altering and age-appropriate vaccinations

“All of the pets at the shelter deserve a good home year-round, but especially during the holidays, we are hoping that every animal here will find a home,” said Animal Shelter Manager Cindy Iacopella.

The Forsyth Animal Shelter is just off of Ga. 400 at 4065 County Way. Adoption hours are 10:30 a.m to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday. The shelter will be closed on Christmas and New Year’s days. Information: 678-965-7185 or

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