Nashville Zoo Hosts Pet Adoption Drive
This event is simply more proof of why Nashville Zoo is one of this writer’s pet venues. Always on the side of the animal, Nashville Zoo reaches out to help find mamas and daddies for orphaned cats and dogs.
If you, or anyone you know, is looking for a best friend, please come on out to the Zoo’s adoption drive and load up on free samples and unconditional love. The Zoo will thank you, the animal will thank you and your heart will thank you.
Area humane societies and animal shelters are partnering with Nashville Zoo for the second annual Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo presented by PEDIGREE®.On Saturday, Nov. 12 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., the Zoo’s parking lot will be an adoption destination with dogs and cats ready for their forever home.
During Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo, staff from participating organizations will be on hand to answer questions and provide assistance with choosing the best pet. Guests will receive promotional items from PEDIGREE®, pet supply companies and retail outlets.
Participating shelters (as of Oct. 24) include the Agape Animal Rescue, Happy Tales, Nashville Humane Association and Love at First Sight.For health and safety reasons, please leave current pets at home.
“We are thrilled to be a part of Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo,” said Lisa Reeves with the Nashville Humane Association. “This event was one of our most successful adoption events last year, and we are looking forward to finding great homes for Nashville’s homeless pets.”
Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoois free to the public. Participation in the event does not include Zoo admission.Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo is presented by PEDIGREE® and sponsored by Invisible Fence, Classic Party Rentals, Krispy Kreme, Nashville Humane Association, and Whiskas.
Nashville Zoo is accredited by the prestigious Association of Zoos and Aquariums, assuring the highest standards of animal care and husbandry. The Zoo is a non-profit organization located at 3777 Nolensville Pike and is open every day except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day. The mission of Nashville Zoo is to inspire a culture of understanding and discovery of our natural world through conservation, innovation and leadership. For more information about Nashville Zoo, call 615-833-1534 or visit www.nashvillezoo.org.