Petstock Comes to Humane Society Calumet Area

Humane Society Calumet Area (HSCA) hosts three days of peace and pets during Petstock Weekend Aug. 21 through 23. As part of HSCA’s Chart-topping Summer, the shelter will waive adoption fees for dogs weighing more than 30 lbs. and adult cats.

The adoption special is open to the public and the event takes place from noon to 7 p.m. Friday through Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at the adoption center, 421 45th St, Munster, Ind.

All adoptions require an approved application and standard adoption procedures apply. Some exclusions and additional fees may apply.

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About Humane Society Calumet Area
Founded by concerned citizen Miss Evelyn Sweitzer in 1941, Humane Society Calumet Area aims to lead the community in the humane treatment of animals by providing vital community services. In 2014, nearly 1,750 homeless animals found homes through HSCA and more than 190 lost animals were reunited with their families. Additional HSCA services include spay and neuter surgeries for families with financial hardship at Estelle Marcus Animal Clinic, pet therapy teams that visit nursing homes and assisted living facilities, a humane education team that teaches local children about pet safety and compassion, and rehabilitation for wildlife at Moraine Ridge Wildlife Rehabilitation Center.