April Adoption Special

Antioch Friends of Animal Services is pleased to announce they will be sponsoring adoption fees for all dogs over 30 pounds, and all adult (older than one year) cats during the month of April 2019.

Antioch Friends of Animal Services is pleased to announce they will be sponsoring adoption fees for all dogs over 30 pounds, and all adult (older than one year) cats during the month of April 2019. The sponsored adoption fees include the spay/neuter, microchip, deworming and age appropriate shots for the 30+ pound dog or adult cat adopted. You do NOT have to be an Antioch resident to adopt from our shelter. However, if you are, you must pay the $20.00 Read More …

Antioch Antioch Services: The Story of Delores and Williamina

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The story of Delores and Williamina When these two little matted dogs arrived in our lobby last week, our hearts ached for them. We don’t know their story, or how long it took for them to end up in such bad shape. We cannot stress enough to those who adopt or own, “fluffy dogs” how important it is for them to budget for regular grooming. The bottom line – matts hurt! Mats pull on, and pinch the skin, causing pain Read More …

Whiskers Wonderland

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It is a Whisker’s Wonderland of dogs cats bunnies guinea pigs hamsters rats at Antioch Animal Services! To encourage adoptions, Antioch Friends of Animal Services will be sponsoring the adoption fees of all cats, dogs and furry critters for one week. Beginning Saturday, January 12th through Saturday, January 19th, people can adopt a pet at no charge. This is a savings  of $76 for cats and $96 for dogs — fees the shelter charges typically cover the cost of spaying, Read More …

November is “Adopt a Senior Pet Month”

November is “Adopt A Senior Pet Month” and Antioch Animal Services kicked off the month by celebrating the Spirit of East County Seniors, a walk hosted by Councilwoman Lori Ogorchock at Somersville Towne Center. Senior dog “Pitt” made an appearance at the Mall and warmed the hearts of many of the participants with his easy going and friendly personality. Friends of Antioch Animal Services is graciously sponsoring all adoption fees for senior cats and dogs over the age of 6 Read More …

Panther Tails Continues

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Third time is still a charm! Last Thursday, we started our third year of working with Antioch High School’s Cross Country Team. The program, affectionately known as Panther Tails, partners our shelter dogs with athletes for some love, as well as great exercise! The kids ran with the dogs around our beautiful downtown, then spent some time afterward giving them some extra love. It is a fantastic program for both the kids and the dogs! Panther Tails goes on weekly Read More …

Antioch Animal Services Updates

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Before dawn on 09/11/2018, Antioch Animal Services, Contra Costa Animal Services, and Oakland Animal Services worked together to load-up the Big Dog at Buchanan Airfield in Concord. Pilot Peter is #flyingthemhome to Idaho Humane Society and Animal Shelter of the Wood River Valley. Thank you to Dog Is My CoPilot, Inc for helping us to find new homes for our shelter dogs. To date, Dog is My CoPilot, Inc. has flown more than 10,000 dogs to their forever homes! For more Read More …

Fall In Love at Antioch Animal Services

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Fall in Love at Antioch Animal Services!! Antioch Friends of Animal Services is sponsoring all Adoption Fees during the Month of September to qualified homes!! The Adoption Fee includes: spay/neuter, microchip, deworming and age appropriate shots. You do NOT have to be an Antioch resident to adopt from our shelter; however, if you are, you must pay $20 for a dog license at the time of adoption. Please view our available pets for adoption or rescue in person or on-line at: antioch.petfinder.com Read More …

Antioch Police Officer Reunites Missing Dog with Family After 2 Years

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When Antioch Police Officer Amiri was performing a routine traffic stop at 1:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 14th, a very friendly, snorting French Bulldog jumped into his patrol vehicle. Officer Amiri brought the cooperative runaway to Antioch Animal Services where it was discovered the dog had a microchip. All of the information on the microchip was up-todate, so the owner was informed that her dog was safe at Antioch Animal Services. When we contacted the owner, Lauren, she started crying Read More …

Antioch Animal Services Appreciates All Support

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It takes a village to accomplish great things, and Antioch Animal Services is grateful for all of the rescue organizations that support our efforts in animal welfare. When a stray animal comes into our shelter, AAS never knows what to expect. When Esther Bunny showed her cute face, we were not anticipating medical issues like a hernia or mammary tumors. Thankfully Dr. Josie Noah and her team from the ARF Mobile Clinic saw her potential and stepped in. Dr. Noah Read More …

Furry Friends Pet Relief

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We are excited to partner with Furry Friends Pet Relief to offer the citizens of Antioch and surrounding areas a low-cost vaccine clinic. The clinic will be held Sunday, April 8th rain or shine! Along with low-cost vaccines, basic medical care like flea treatment, deworming and micro chipping will be offered. Services start at 10:00 a.m. and check-in will continue through 11:00 a.m. or the first 70 people. Services Offered: $5 Vaccines (DHPP and Rabies for Dogs; FVRCP for Cats) Read More …