Quincy Animal Shelter holiday adoption event Dec. 15-16

Posted: Dec. 11, 2012 11:16 am Updated: Jan. 8, 2013 1:15 pm

The Quincy Animal Shelter holiday adoption event will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 15-16, at the shelter at 1800 N. 24th St.

A dog bed will be given with each dog adoption and a cat scratching pole with each cat adoption.

Melissa Martinez of Strikingly Beautiful Photography will be taking pictures with Santa from 1 to 3 p.m. for a fee of $5. She will donate proceeds to the shelter.

The shelter cares for lost and unwanted pets The normal hours of operation are 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays.

For more information, call 277-8000.