Adoption Fee-Waived Weekend, November Specials at Humane Society

Humane-Society-Calumet-AreaHumane Society Calumet Area is giving thanks this November with specials throughout the month and an adoption fee-waived weekend.

HSCA’s Adoption Center will host its annual Black Friday adoption special with adoption fees waived for animals with black markings and the event is extended throughout the weekend, November 28-30. Hours are extended

The adoption special is open to the public and the event takes place with extended hours from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. all three days at the shelter located at 421 45th St, Munster, Ind.

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

Throughout the month of November, each HSCA subsidiary organization will offer special discounts and contests:

-Adopters who donate pet food at HSCA’s Adoption Center will receive 25% off their adoption fee.

-HSCA’s Estelle Marcus Animal Clinic will offer 25% off services with a donation of pet food. The animal clinic also is located at 421 45th St, Munster, Ind.

-Receive a 25% off coupon when you bring a donation for the adoption center at HSCA’s Paws Resale Shoppe, 8149 Kennedy Ave, Highland, Ind.

-HSCA’s Moraine Ridge Wildlife Rehabilitation Center (MRWRC) is hosting a Thanksgiving photo contest. Capture a photo of the elusive wild turkey and submit it for a chance to win a MRWRC mug and t-shirt. For contest details, visit

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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 2013, more than 1,500 homeless animals found homes through HSCA and many 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.