Pima Animal Care Reacts to Heat

Pima Animal Care Center (PACC) is taking multiple emergency measures, including waiving adoption fees adoption fees for all adult dogs, to safeguard the health of the dogs housed in PACC’s tent. Adoption fees will be waived through next Wednesday on all dogs at least 6 months old ($17 license fee still applies).

PACC staff at 4000 N. Silverbell Road will be installing fans and portable air conditioning units in the tent and moving dogs susceptible to heat exhaustion inside the main shelter indoors.

PACC also encourages existing pet owners to bring their pets inside during the extreme heat and ensure water is available at all times.