The Albuquerque Animal Welfare Eastside and Westside shelters will be closed on Wednesday December 25, except for the intake desk and reclaims which will remain open. Credit cards will not be accepted for reclaims on that day. The shelters will resume services on Thursday, December 26.
Lucky Paws adoption center located in Coronado Mall near Kohl’s will be closing early at 6 p.m. on Christmas Eve, Tuesday, December 24; this closure coincides with the mall's closing time on this day. Lucky Paws will be closed Wednesday, December 25. Lucky Paws will reopen to the public on Thursday, December 26, from 11:30 to 7:30 p.m.