Adopt a Long Stay Champion
The Long-Stay VIP Champions Program promotes certain dogs and cats who been in the shelter 30 days or longer. Long-Stay Champions are mostly adults and large breed dogs who are often overlooked by potential adopters, in favor of younger and small breed dogs. Adoption fees are waived for approved applicants, thanks to the Pay It Forward Free Adoptions Program which is sponsored by the non-profit, Friends of Metro Animal Services (FOMAS). Spay/neuter surgery, vaccinatioons are includes. Every Long-Stay Champion adoption also includes a VIP package worth more than $500 in savings!
What's included in the VIP package:
- Wellness checks for 3 years
- Vaccinations for 3 years
- Pet license (3-year)
- Collar, leash & harness
- Large crate
- 7 days of daycare at PetSuites Louisville
*Adopters of Long-Stay Champions will be entered in a raffle to win $500, sponsored by the non-profit, Friends of Metro Animals Services (FOMAS). Drawings take place after every tenth adoption and a staff member will notify the winner.
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Ready to Adopt? Apply Online
No appointment is required to meet most Long-Stay Champions. To find out whether a champion is the right pet for your family, visit Animal House Adoption Center.
*Some champions are currently in foster. To schedule a meet and greet or for more information about an adoptable pet, contact LMAS adoptions.
**Meet and greets are required for families with children. dog and cat testing are available upon request.
Our Long-Stay Champions
MONK FRUIT - ADOPTED
RYAN - ADOPTED
DOO DA DAY - ADOPTED