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Animal Shelter Making it Easier to Reclaim
During Fourth of July Holiday
Special Appointment Hours to be Held Monday,
MORENO VALLEY, CA (June 19, 2017) - Residents of Moreno Valley will have an
easier time reuniting with their lost pets over the Fourth of July holiday due
to special appointment hours at the Moreno Valley Animal Shelter.
Residents can make an appointment between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Monday, July
3 to pick up their pets lost over the weekend due to fireworks and other issues.
Appointments can be made by calling the shelter at 951-413-3790.
Owners of lost pets can also leave a message after hours. Calls will be
returned to set up an appointment to reclaim lost pets.
The special appointment hours will reduce the time lost pets will have to
spend in the shelter over the Fourth of July holiday.
The shelter is normally closed on Sundays and Mondays. With the Fourth of
July holiday falling on Tuesday this year, pet owners would have had to wait
until Wednesday, July 5 to reclaim their pets without the added appointment
In addition to July 3, pet owners can also reclaim lost pets on Saturday,
July 1 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Wednesday, July 5 through Friday, July 7 from
9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The shelter will be closed Sunday, July 2, and Tuesday, July 4.
Residents who lost pets can visit the City’s website or
to see if their pet has been taken to the Moreno Valley Animal Shelter. Found
pets can be brought to the Animal Shelter to be scanned for a microchip, which
will assist shelter staff in locating the owner.
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Pets Available for adoption
Coyotes have been especially aggressive this year killing pets, small animals
and baby donkeys. Check the city web site on the critters.
For more information call 951.413.3790
Moreno Valley Animal Shelter Seeks Adoption
Moreno Valley, CA
- Moreno Valley is increasing the number of adoptions for
homeless animals and wants to do even more. In an effort to
boost the number of positive outcomes for homeless companion
animals, the Moreno Valley Animal Shelter has launched the
Adoption Ambassador Program sponsored, in part by the
American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
(ASPCA). Adoption Ambassadors foster, evaluate and ultimately
find the animal a loving home. Moreno Valley is able to
launch this program with the help of a $2,500 ASPCA grant.
"The City of Moreno Valley greatly
appreciates the ASPCA's ongoing partnership and their
generous contributions for this and other programs."
said Mayor Yxstian Gutierrez.
"Increasing adoption rates is job #1 at the Animal
Shelter and a top priority for the City Council."
The Adoption Ambassador Program is an exciting
program that many animal shelters are now using to provide a
way for the community to be involved. Volunteers, or
ambassadors, and staff work together to create the best
possible scenario for homeless dogs and cats. Ambassadors
receive training that provides them with the right tools to
successfully adopt a pet into a new, lifelong loving home.
This program is a win/win for the foster program and homeless
Volunteer Opportunities Available with
Moreno Valley Animal Shelter
Valley, CA - Important opportunities are currently available
for members of the community to assist staff at the Moreno
Valley Animal Shelter as they care for shelter animals and
promote pet adoptions.
applications are accepted year-round from city residents and
those in nearby communities wishing to provide their valuable
services and time to help sheltered pets. Volunteer
opportunities include the following:
must attend an orientation, view several animal care training
videos, complete and pass the related test, and pass a live scan
fingerprinting background check.
applications are available online at www.moval.org
under the Animal Shelter webpage. Applications are also
available and will be accepted in person at the Moreno Valley
more information, contact Tammy Brooks, Senior Administrative
Assistant of the Moreno Valley Animal Services Division, at
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City Offers Free Spay
& Neuter Program
Moreno Valley, CA- The
Moreno Valley Animal Shelter is offering free spay and neuter services
for dogs and cats, with vouchers distributed to Moreno Valley residents
on a first come, first serve basis at the Shelter. In the City of Moreno
Valley, pet owners are required to spay and neuter their dogs and cats.
This free spay and neuter program will help residents comply with the
requirement and become a part of the ongoing effort to reduce pet
Altering pets provides
several positive impacts to individual households as well as the
community by reducing the number of unwanted litters, increasing the
health of pets as medical evidence suggests, and helping to limit the
number of pets at the Animal Shelter.
Free spay and neuter
vouchers can be redeemed by City of Moreno Valley residents with proof of
residency such as a valid ID that reflects a current address or a copy of
a current utility bill. Qualifying dogs and cats must be 4 months or
older and in good health. Pets currently impounded at the Moreno Valley
Animal Shelter are not eligible.
Vouchers are limited as the
offer is only valid until funding for this program is exhausted. No more
than 4 vouchers will be issued per household. Vouchers are to be used at
designated veterinary clinics. Residents are encouraged to make an
appointment to have their pet altered as soon as possible.
For more information about
this limited time offer, contact the Moreno Valley Animal Shelter at
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Win-Win in Moreno Valley
Animal Shelter Wins ASPCA Grant, Families gain forever
Moreno Valley, CA- The Moreno Valley Animal Shelter
was awarded a $5,000 grant as winner of the 'Breaking 300' Award
granted by the 2014 ASPCA Rachael Ray $100k Challenge. The $5,000 grant
awarded by the ASPCA recognizes the significant achievement made by the
Moreno Valley Animal Shelter having worked to secure final placement of
more than 300 pets during the three month long ASPCA Challenge as
compared to last year during the same June 1 - August 31 time period.
The $5,000-Breaking 300 grant award will be used to boost the number of
pet adoptions by altering pets during special pet adoption events. It
is anticipated that 60 to 70 adoptable pets will be spayed or neutered
using these grant funds.
Meeting these goals was no small undertaking,
however thanks to a supportive City Council and an enthusiastic community,
great progress was made to spay and neuter more animals and to place
more animals with loving families. The end of the ASPCA Challenge is
not the end of the City's effort to increase lives saved.
This grant award acceptance was presented and accepted
by the Moreno Valley City Council at the November 18, 2014 City Council
For more information about this grant award by the
ASPCA, contact the Moreno Valley Animal Shelter at 951.413.3790 or
visit the City's web site at www.moval.org and click on "Animal
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