dogThe Hawaii Island Humane Society is holding a Mobile Adoption Event this Saturday, June 28 at the Kealakekua Ranch Center.

Adopt your FURever friend from 10 am to 2 pm. There will be a wide variety of adoptable dogs and cats in search of their new FURever homes.

Discussions on responsible pet ownership will be featured throughout the morning.

Please remember – adopt, don’t shop. Unable to adopt, but want to help? Consider contributing to the pet food drive for pets of those in the homeless community.

For more information, contact Hawaii Island Humane Society Kona Shelter at 329-1175 or online at

The mission of the Hawaii Island Humane Society is to promote respect for all animals, prevent cruelty to animals, eliminate pet overpopulation, and enhance the bond between humans and animals. HIHS holds a contract with the County of Hawaii to enforce certain animal-related laws and it offers 24-hour service for injured animals and other animal emergencies, humane education classes, low-cost spay and neuter services, lost and found assistance, microchipping and more. Learn more at or call 329-1175.



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