The Clay County Humane Society has partnered with the Brazil Elks Lodge 762 to provide a forever home for pets with local veterans.
A two thousand dollar grant has been provided by the Elks Lodge to help pay for adoptions by veterans. Veterans are offered a reduced rate, and the Elks Lodge covers the rest.
- Dogs over 20 lbs, older than six months: Regular fee- $100 Veterans- $25.
- Small dog, less than 20 lbs, six months: Regular fee- $150 Veterans- $50.
- Puppies, less than six months: Regular fee- $200 Veterans- $75.
- Cats, any ago, any size: Regular fee- $50 Veterans- $25.
The offer goes until the $2,000 grant has been spent.
Veterans are asked to bring proof of former or current veteran status to adopt a pet at the reduced fee.
For more information the Clay County Humane Society can be reached at (812)446-5126.