The Pine Bluff Animal Control Department announces that pets are available for adoption.

The Pine Bluff Animal Control Department announces that pets are available for adoption.

Featured this week is Yorkie, a black-and-tan male Yorkshire terrier.

“He is very loving and sweet to be around, very well-mannered and housetrained,” according to a department spokesman.

Adoption costs include:

• $20 Adoption fee paid to Animal Control upon selection of a new pet

• $31 Required vaccination and licensing fees paid to a veterinarian for pets 6 months and older

• $40 Required for spaying or neutering cats within 30 days of adoption (Animal Control will issue a voucher for remaining costs if participating local veterinarians are used).

• $50 Required for spaying or neutering dogs within 30 days of adoption (Animal Control will issue voucher for remaining costs if participating local veterinarians are used).

Details: Call the Animal Control Department at 543-5136, go online to www.petfinders.com or visit the facility at 901 N. Haverty St. in Martin Luther King Jr. Park.