$4 pet adoptions today at PBC Animal Care


Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control is offering pet adoptions for $4 dollars today for all animals.

Whether you’re looking for a dog or cat, rabbit or guinea pig, your new best friend is available and will be spayed/neutered, micro-chipped, current on vaccinations, and come with a free bag of Science Diet pet food and more.

Adoptions hours are from 11 a..m. to 6 p.m. today, at the facility at 7100 Belvedere Road, West Palm Beach. Visit www.pbcgov.com/animal for more information or to see a listing of all animals available.

For general questions, call 561-233-1200.

Animal lovers’ plate available


This news from the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles the might interest West Palm Beach animal lovers:

The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV) is pleased to announce the release of the newly redesigned Animal Friend specialty license plate. The new plate will be delivered to tax collector and tag agency offices and available by Oct. 7.

Floridians interested in purchasing the new Animal Friend specialty plate can contact their local tax
collector or tag agency office. A list of locations can be found online at https://www.flhsmv.gov/locations. There is a $25 specialty plate fee in addition to the other registration fees.
The animal friend specialty license plate was enacted during the 2004 Legislative Session and has been available since April 2005. The funds raised from this specialty license plate are distributed to Florida Animal Friend, Inc., to fund spay and neuter programs in the state. As of Sept. 1, 2016, there are 19,589 registered Animal Friend specialty license plates in Florida. A complete list of Florida’s specialty license plates can be found online at https://www.flhsmv.gov/dmv/specialtytags/.