Local animal adoption deals Saturday for Clear the Shelter Day

Deals across Central Florida

This Saturday is Clear the Shelter Day, and Central Florida shelters are taking part.

It’s a national movement to help local animal shelters find forever homes for dogs and cats. 

Many local Central Florida shelters are offering deals. 

If you’ve been wanting to adopt a pet, now’s a great time to find your perfect match.

Orange County Animal Services

At Orange County Animals Services, you can adopt a dog or a cat for $5. 

If you miss out on Saturday’s deal, for the rest of August you can adopt a dog for $20 and a cat for $10.

Visit 2769 Conroy Road, Orlando, to meet the available pets. You can also visit the shelter's website here or call 407-836-3111. 

Seminole County Animal Services

All adoptions Saturday at Seminole County Animal Services are $5. 

The shelter will also be having a yard sale, ice cream truck and the Big Red Bus for blood donations. Anyone who donates blood gets a voucher for a free adoption and two gifts from One Blood.

To meet available pets, visit Seminole County Animal Services at 232 Eslinger Way, Sanford. You can call the shelter at 407-665-5201 or visit SeminoleCountyPets.com.

Halifax Humane Society, Volusia County

The Halifax Humane Society is offering 55% off adoption fees for dogs 1 year or older. Cats that are 6 months and older have a $5 adoption fee. 

Puppy adoption fees are $200, and Kitten adoption fees are $35. 

The shelter is also selling dog and cat starter kits at a discount. The dog kit includes bowls, food, a bed, a collar, a leash and a crate and costs $149.99. The cat kit includes food, a collar, a carrier, a bed and litter for $49.99.  

Visit the shelter at 2364 LPGA Blvd., Daytona Beach. You can call the shelter at 386-274-4703 or visit its website at halifaxhumanesociety.org.

Brevard Humane Society

People wanting to adopt an animal from the Brevard Humane Society on Saturday can spin a wheel to receive an adoption fee discount up to 20%. 

Adopters will also receive a goodie bag that includes flea and heartworm prevention, toys and more.

Visit the shelter between 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. at 1020 Cox Road, Cocoa. For more information, visit its website at brevardhumanesociety.org.

Sumter County Humane Society

In honor of National Black Cat Appreciation Day, the Sumter County Humane Society is offering a $10 adoption fee for all black cats and kittens. You can also get two for $15. 

With its Dog Days of Summer deal, all dogs have an adoption fee of $40, excluding puppies and purebreds. All dogs are fully vetted and microchipped.

From Aug. 17 to 20, the shelter is bringing awareness to how a dog sees life in a no-kill shelter by hosing a three day shelter stay. Kris Rotonda, founder of Jordan's Way Charities, will live the life of an adoptable shelter dog for three days.

Rotonda will be fed, walked, socialized and hold "interviews" just as other shelter animals do in an attempt to find their forever home. 

The shelter is located at 994 CR 529A, Lake Panasoffkee. For more information, click here

Lake County Animal Shelter

The Lake County Animal Shelter will offer free adoptions on Saturday and Sunday. 

Free hot dogs will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, and adoptive families will receive a goody bag. 

There's more than 150 animals that need a home.

The shelter is located at 28123 County Road 561, Tavares. Learn more by clicking here


News 6 will post other deals as they hear back from more Central Florida shelters.

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Stacy is a Social Media Producer for ClickOrlando.com and has been with News 6 since 2018. She graduated from the University of Florida with a B.S. in advertising and a Masters in social media/mass communications.