If you're in the market to adopt a big dog, this Saturday you can do it for free in Irving.
This Saturday, the DFW Humane Society is offering free adoptions for dogs 40 lbs. and over. The normal dog adoption fee is $100.
If you're approved to adopt, your new spayed or neutered best friend will have had a heartworm test (if old enough), a distemper/parvo vaccination, general deworm, a microchip and microchip enrollment.
You dog will also get a free exam at the vet within 10 days of adoption and a new leash.
The free adoption event will be held Saturday, Oct. 5 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
DFW Humane Society says if you want to adopt before someone else gets the dog you want, you can visit during normal business hours Tuesday through Friday 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (All applications must be started 30 minutes prior to closing time).
Irving Animal Care Campus
4140 Valley View Lane
Irving TX 75038