Adoption fees waived at Atlanta shelters for National Adoption Weekend

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(ATLANTA, Ga.) Animal shelters in Fulton County and DeKalb County will be waiving adoption fees this weekend.

This event is in celebration of National Adoption Weekend in addition to many shelters in the metro area being over capacity.

Between both counties, roughly 400 animals need new homes. All adopted pets will come vaccinated, microchipped and spayed/neutered.

The following shelters are participating:

• DeKalb County Animal Services, 3280 Chamblee Dunwoody Road in Chamblee. Call 404-294-2996 or visit

• Fulton County Animal Services, 860 Marietta Blvd. NW in Atlanta. Contact 404-613-0358 or visit

• LifeLine Community Animal Center, 3180 Presidential Drive in Atlanta. Contact 404-292-8800 or visit

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