Aiken County shelter offers free pet adoptions for kids

Hoagie would be happy to be adopted.
Hoagie would be happy to be adopted.(WRDW)
Published: Sep. 15, 2020 at 4:28 AM EDT
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AIKEN, S.C. (WRDW/WAGT) - If your child is looking for a furry friend, the Aiken County animal shelter has you covered.

The shelter will host a student adoption event from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, thanks to a donation from the Friends of the Animal Shelter.

Students under 18 will be able to adopt a pet from the shelter for one day only for free.

Adoptions are being done by appointment. To schedule an appointment for Saturday’s event, call the shelter at 803-642-1537 or email

All adoptions will be completed curbside at the shelter, 333 Wire Road in Aiken.

To see the pets available for adoption before making your appointment, visit

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