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Free pets at Maddie’s Matchmaker Adoptathon, June 9-10

By Gary Bogue
Friday, June 1st, 2012 at 6:42 am in Cats, dogs, Maddie's Fund.

Rupert the cat needs a home (Hayward Animal Shelter photo)
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One more week to go until Maddie’s Matchmaker Adoptathon!

This exciting FREE PETS event is the weekend of June 9 and June 10

There will be thousands of FREE adoptable cats and dogs available to qualified adopters — from 62 different animal shelters and nonprofit animal rescue organizations at 80 different locations in Contra Costa, Alameda, and San Francisco Counties.

For more details plus a list of participating organizations, adoption locations and times, and lots more information, visit

Pictured above is just one of the pets you can adopt FREE on June 9-10:
“Rupert” is a 7-year-old neutered male tuxedo kitty who is waiting for you at the Hayward Animal Shelter, 16 Barnes Court, Hayward. You can find out more about Rupert and his other adoptable buddies at

For a complete list of other locations (and a map) where you can adopt a free pet on June 9-10, visit

Get ready, everyone! This is going to be a FUN weekend! /Gary

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One Response to “Free pets at Maddie’s Matchmaker Adoptathon, June 9-10”

  1. Tracey Schneider Says:

    Hi Gary, is there anywhere we can help volunteer for this weekend, I bet it’s going to be a mad house I’d be happy to be transport, or help out at a Maddie site?

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