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Check out cars and adopt pets at the Greased Lightning Adoptathon on Saturday

It's a combination car show and animal adoptathon happening this Saturday night, giving you a chance to come and check out the cars and various species of animals after the midday heat has subsided.

DATE: Saturday, July 17th

TIME: 4-8 pm

PLACE: Brandi Fenton Memorial Park (3482 E. River at Alvernon)


This free pubic event features rescue groups with cats, dogs, horses and even reptiles in need of loving forever homes. In conjunction with the adoptathon, the evening includes a car, truck and bike show complete with trophies.

Vendors include a variety of animal-themed merchants, a puppy kissing booth, dog training, photography, jewelry, tattoos, and even "Posing With Pin-Ups".

Food will be available and attendees can enter a 50:50 raffle.

The event is sponsored by an assortment of local animal groups and pet lovers:

Event organizers are Crystal from Paws 4 A Cause, Amber from HHHP, and Amanda from Tail Waggin'. They are "often working together on adopt a thons in Tucson. We all are avid animal lovers and all doing our part in rescue daily."

Bring in 3 cans of dog or cat food and get a free raffle ticket. Bring a 10-lb. or larger bag of dog or cat food and get 4 free raffle tickets!




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