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Cactus Jack up for adoption
Cactus Jack, an 8-week-old Yorkie/Terrier mix, will be available for adoption at Arizona Humane Society's Sunnyslope facility, 9226 N. 13th Ave., Phoenix at 11 a.m. Thursday, Arpil 26. In the event that multiple people arrive to adopt him, AHS will host a drawing for the special little guy. A dog and child introduction will be required and his adoption fee is $160 and includes his neuter surgery, vaccinations, follow-up vet exam, ID tag and collar. For more information, people can call 602-997-7586.
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AHS Mobile Clinic
The Arizona Humane Society's mobile clinic will be on hand at Maricopa County's Uno Por Uno event Thursday, April 26th to offer free spay/neuter surgeries for Valley pet owners. Five different animal welfare organization's will be present as they work together to combat pet overpopulation.
Check-in begins at 6 a.m. - first-come, first-served; space is limited!
Castle and Coasters Parking lotAddress: 9445 N. Metro Pkwy Phoenix, AZ 85051
Requirements are as follows:
·    Dogs must be on a leash and cats must be in carriers
·    All pets must have fasted (no food) for 12 hours prior to surgery
·    All pets must be at least 2 months old, no older than 5 years and weigh at least 2½ pounds. We are unable to accept dogs weighing more than 95 lbs.
·    No more than two pets per household, unless vacancy allows
·    Pets will be able to go home the same day
Please contact me at 480.748.8640 with any questions - thank you!

MASK (Mothers Awareness on School-age Kids)
8937 E. Bell Road Suite 202, Scottsdale, AZ 85260

Draft Party/Big Red Rib & Music Festival
Thursday, April 26, 4 p.m.-9 p.m. (Arizona Cardinals Draft Party -free admission)
Friday, April 27, 4 p.m.-11 p.m. ($5 for adults, $1 for seniors and military, free for kids 12 and under)
Saturday, April 28, 11 a.m.-11 p.m.
Sunday, April 29, noon-6 p.m. (free admission)

The Great Lawn at Sportsman's Park is just located to the west of University of Phoenix Stadium. Free event parking will be available in the West (Orange) carpark.

General admission tickets for Friday and Saturday are only $5.00 for adults. General admission tickets for seniors (60 and over) along with active and retired military are only $1. Children 12 and under are admitted free all four days. General admission tickets can be purchased in advance at the University of Phoenix Stadium ticket office or at the Big Red Rib & Music Festival entrance on event day.