Match-A-Thon Pet Adoption
Humane Society Calumet Area is one of several animal rescue organizations receiving grant funding to participate in the 2013 ASPCA Mega Match-a-thon event. The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is granting funds to support large-scale adoption events held simultaneously nationwide. Humane Society Calumet Area is working with shelters and rescue groups, including South Suburban Humane Society, Porter County Animal Shelter, Lakeshore Paws, Treasured Friends Rescue, and animal control agencies from Whiting, East Chicago, Highland, Munster, and Gary with the goal of adopting at least 200 animals to loving homes. The grant funds supplies spay/neuter surgeries, collars, and leashes for all animals from participating agencies.