GBHS holds weekend Adopt-A-Thon

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) – Beginning Friday, April 30th and continuing through Sunday, May 2nd, the Greater Birmingham Humane Society will be hold an Adopt-A-Thon. The goal of the event is to get 70 pets adopted in 24 hours.

Many pet-related vendors will be on site and Saturday will be GBHS Community Day featuring low cost shots and pets from other local shelters.

A recent influx of animals from the Animal Rescue Facility of Sylacuaga has the GBHS at almost full capacity. Along with kittens, puppies, cats, and dogs, the shelter also receives horses, rabbits, hamsters, guinea pigs, and birds (amongst other pets) looking for a new place to call home. To view the adoptable pets, please visit

The doors will open on the Adopt-A-Thon at 10:00 a.m.

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