Forsyth County

Forsyth County waives pet adoption fees starting now through the summer

FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Looking to add a pet this summer?

Forsyth County Animal Shelter is making it easier to do so with a summer of no adoption fees.

The adoption fee goes towards microchipping, spaying, neutering, and age-appropriate vaccinations, according to the shelter. These will be free from May 26 to Sep. 6.

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The adoption will be beach-themed, according to the shelter.

This is the fifth annual adoption event that the county has held.

“We are very excited to give residents a chance to adopt a pet at no cost,” said Animal Shelter Manager Cindy Iacopella. “All of the pets in the shelter deserve a good home and we are hopeful that this promotion will help families bring a new companion home this summer.”


The shelter provides animal adoptions from 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. from Tuesday through Saturday.

The shelter (4065 County Way) is located just off State Route 400 in north Forsyth County.

For more information, call (678) 965-7185 or visit the Forsyth County Animal Shelter’s webpage. You may also connect with the shelter on its Facebook page.

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