Pet adoption event marks 75 years of service from L.A. County animal services

The County of Los Angeles Department of Animal Care and Control celebrates its 75th anniversary of service as the largest animal control agency in the nation.

The agency will host an adoption event from noon to 1:30 p.m. Saturday at:

4275 N. Elton St., Baldwin Park 91706

11258 S. Garfield Ave., Downey 90242

Adoptions will be discounted to $19.37 to honor the year the department was established.

There will be displays, history of the department since 1937, free refreshments, and a visit from the Laker Girls.

For more information,visit www.animalcare.lacounty.gov, or www.facebook.com/CountyofLosAngelesAnimalCare, or on Twitter @LACoAnimalCare.

Originally posted here: Pet adoption event marks 75 years of service from L.A. County animal services – SGVTribune.com