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Whisker Wag'n Mobile Pet Adoption Center
Meet our staff, our volunteers, and best of all . . . adopt a pet at one of our offsite adoption events.  Follow our event schedule.  



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2014 Walk For Animals - Sunday, October 12,
Registration: 11:30-12:45 p.m. 
Walk: 1:00 p.m.    
Prizes: 2:00 p.m.
Join us in the fight against animal cruelty and neglect through education and community outreach. Walk for Animals 2014 will be held in Headwater's Park East. Pledges are required to participate and can be payed online or turned in at the event. Those interested in being a vendor should call Judy at: 260-427-2590. Thank You to our sponsors, vendors & friends!




2014 Halloween Pet Parade - Sat, October 18, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Four-footed, furry goblins are invited to the Halloween Pet Parade. Enjoy costumed friendly pets, a costume judging contest with celebrity judges; receive fun prizes and a custom color framed photo. Entry fee: $20 per pet registered by October 10. $25 will apply for all pets registered after October 10. 



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2014 Christmas Open House for the Animals - Wednesday, December 10th
Join us any time between 3-7 p.m. to tour the shelter, bringing gifts for the animals , enjoying refreshments, and fun activities for the children. This is a family fun event and a special way to show your giving spirit to help homeless animals in need at a very special time of year.




2015 - Easter Bone Hunt  - April 11 at Franke Park
Registration at 12 p.m. inside pavilion one. Bone Hunt at 1:30 p.m. $10 donation per dog to Animal Care & Control to sniff out treat filled Easter eggs and qualify for prize baskets. Enjoy dog-friendly games, meeting vendors and receive a photo with the Easter Bunny. More prizes available with raffle tickets. 



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2015 Picture Your Pet - Sunday, July 12th & Monday, July 13th. Lakeside Park.
Professional photo shoot for families with pets to benefit animal safety education. 

Read: Tips for Taking a Great Family Pet Photo




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3020 Hillegas Road
Fort Wayne IN 46808
After 8 p.m. and on weekends and holidays, call 449-3000 for assistance.
Fax: 260-427-5514

Closed Mondays FOR ADOPTIONS
To submit a pet adoption profile, you must do so 30-minutes before closing to allow sufficient time for processing.

Adoptions are Open: Tueday, Thursday, Friday 12:00 - 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday 12:00 - 7:00 p.m.
1st & 3rd Sat 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Adoption Office: 260-427-5502

Business Office Hours:

11:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Mon-Fri
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Wednesday

Officer Assistance

6:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m. Mon-Sun
1:00 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. Emergencies