Pet Tales

Pet-related events and adoption specials in SLO County

Here’s a look at upcoming pet-related events in San Luis Obispo County:

Woods Day with Blues Baseball

6 p.m. Friday. Woods Humane Society is the charitable partner for the night at the San Luis Obispo Blues Baseball game against the Santa Barbara Foresters. Adoptable dogs will be available to meet at the game. Sinsheimer Stadium, 900 Southwood Drive, San Luis Obispo. 805-512-9996.

Fast Eddie’s Musical Review

11 a.m. to “dark-thirty” Sunday. More than 20 musicians, beer, wine, oysters and more. Dog-friendly event. Proceeds from the beer and wine garden and musicians tips will be donated to Woods Humane Society. Tognazzini’s Dockside Too, 1245 Embarcadero, Morro Bay. 805-772-8120.

Kittens ready for adoption

The Feline Network has many kittens available for adoption. Adopt-a-Cats are from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. most Saturdays at Petco in the Madonna Shopping Center in San Luis Obispo.

Kittens have been spayed or neutered, tested, vaccinated and are ready to go! You can see some of them online at, or call 805-549-9228, ext. 701, for more information about adoptable kittens. Adoption fee is $60 for one kitten and $80 for two.

The Feline Network’s central mission is to curb cat overpopulation, and they will assist with spaying and neutering stray cats as well as trapping feral cats that are seen living in San Luis Obispo, Morro Bay, Los Osos, and the South County areas, including Nipomo. Call 805-549-9228, ext. 704, or visit the website for more information.

Spay/neuter vouchers are available for people who need financial help and reside in these same areas. The vouchers are worth $60 toward a spay and $40 toward a neuter and can be redeemed at vet offices countywide. To obtain a voucher, call 805-549-9228, ext.707.

H.A.R.T. July cat adoption special

It’s kitten season again, and the Homeless Animal Rescue Team could use your help to match up kittens with loving forever homes.

Throughout the month of July, adopt one kitten at H.A.R.T. and get 25 percent off the adoption fee for a second kitten.

Adoption fee includes spay/neuter, up-to-date vaccinations, microchip, flea treatment, a follow-up veterinarian examination, a collar and tag, and a starter bag of kibble.

H.A.R.T. is at 2638 Main St. in Cambria. The shelter is open for visitors Tuesday through Saturday from noon to 5 p.m. Call 805-927-7377 or visit to learn more about the available cats.

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