Valentine's Day special: Fill your heart with a pet for $14
HAGERSTOWN, Md. - (AP) -- An animal shelter in western Maryland is marking Valentine's Day by offering pet adoptions for the steeply discounted price of $14.
The Humane Society of Washington County says the special applies to all animals, all day Tuesday.
Adoption fees are normally $75 for cats, and anywhere from $25 to $300 for dogs, depending on their age and the length of time they've been waiting to be adopted.
Adoptions Supervisor Cathy Jacques says in a statement that she hopes the special price will enable many families to give the gift of love to a pet.
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