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Union City Police Hosting Pet Adoption Event at Kennedy Park Sunday

Don't miss the pet parade. Residents will be able to take advantage of affordable vaccines during this free event.

Information provided by Union City Nixle Alerts

Join us at Kennedy Park this Sunday, May 18 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. for Union City Paws and Tails - a community event in support of animal adoptions and welfare. 

This FREE event, hosted by the Union City Police Department, includes: 
  • Pet adoptions 
  • $5 Pet Vaccines 
  • Union City Animal Services Dog Licensing 
  • Pet Costume Parade (no fee, be at the info booth by 12:30 p.m - Prizes!) 
  • Games 
  • Face Painting 
  • Food & Music and more! 
Don't forget to share your pet parade photos on Patch by clicking here.
charles aquino May 16, 2014 at 11:32 PM
Please note the following correction: The costume parade is actually going to be a costume contest similar to a pageant. Don't be discouraged, everyone will still be able show off their pets at the event before/after the contest. See you all there!
Elaine Navarro May 18, 2014 at 06:22 PM
What a total disappointment. All advertisements, Union City Patch, Tri-City Voice, signs stated open until 4:00 PM. However, we got there before 3 and all but one booth and goats. No dogs, no cats. Music DJ stopped at 3 so we went home. Got here late because we had the Union City Holy Ghost to go to, but felt we would have time for both. Unfair to my Grand-daughter who was looking forward to this event. Union City police should have required that all participants commit to stay until 4:00 PM. Other people arrived after us and it was all shut down.
Elaine Navarro May 18, 2014 at 06:23 PM
Sorry, sheep not goats. Too upset to text, lol.
charles aquino May 18, 2014 at 08:01 PM
I apologize for the disappointment. Please understand this event was made possible by vendors and animal organizations volunteering their time and efforts. Mandating their presence until the last minute was unreasonable due to the the reduction of people showing up. Feel free to visit your local animal shelter if you are interested in adopting a pet. Thank you.

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