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Be part of the largest, annual pet adoption event in the state.
This event is a two-day event.
- 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday
- 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday
- FETCH-apalooza, held each year on the grounds of Albuquerque Journal, is the largest pet adoption event in the state of New Mexico.
- Last year, FETCH-apalooza attracted nearly 6,000 people and 514 furry and cuddly pets found new homes.
- The Albuquerque Journal, the City of Albuquerque Animal Welfare Department and the PETCO Foundation will host the event.
- Animal shelters and animal welfare organizations from across the state have been invited to bring adoptable animals.
- Pet-related businesses will be on hand to help guide families on the necessary things they need for their new pet.
- Pet fashion show, demonstrations, expert advise, giveaways, education, and $10 micro-chipping.
- Adoption fees will vary by organizations.
If you are a rescue or an educational group, please download the Agreement to Attend FETCH-apalooza 2013. On the form, please indicate if you are bringing pets or not. Deadline for submitting form is close of business Friday, May 10, 2013.