Houston's BARC animal shelter has established a discounted rate of $20 for city employees to adopt a pet.
The rate is effective immediately and includes spay/neuter surgery, a microchip with lifetime registration, a one-year pet license, and all age-appropriate vaccinations. City employees interested in adopting a dog, cat, kitten or puppy may visit BARC's website at www.HoustonBARC.com and go to the Adopt a Pet page for details and requirements.
BARC is located at 3200 Carr Street in Houston. It is open from noon to 5:30 p.m. daily except Mondays and Thursdays.