PACC to host 'speed dating' event for potential pet owners - Tucson News Now

PACC to host 'speed dating' event for potential pet owners

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Pets needing a new home might need to start dating.

In honor of Valentine's Day, pets can make a love connection at the Pima Animal Care Center's pet "speed dating" event Saturday outside the adoption center at 4000 N. Silverbell Road.

Prospective pet owners will have a chance to spend five minutes with each pet and can go on a "master date" with their favorite pick and walk the park.

The speed dating will run from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. and pet adoption fees will be waived all weekend.A $15 licensing fee will still apply.

Shelter officials said the adoption center will be open on Presidents Day, Feb. 17, for pet adoptions from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.

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