May 14, 2013 - Adopt & Shop Mission Viejo CA is opening soon

Throughout the day, more than 50 protestors gathered at The Shops at Mission Viejo in 2009 and encouraged shoppers to adopt pets from shelters rather than buying from Bark Works.

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OC Animal Care has partnered with Found Animals Foundation to provide animals for Orange County's first Adopt & Shop store. Located on the lower level of The Shops at Mission Viejo, this unique pet store only adopts out animals from local shelters. So far, OC Animal Care has placed more than 30 animals at the store and in only a few days, several have been adopted. May 21st marked the grand opening of the store and the Mayor of Mission Viejo as well as staff and volunteer from Found Animals Foundation and OC Animal Care were in attendance. We are very excited to be a part of this wonderful opportunity for our shelter pets and to showcase our pets in the Southern parts of Orange County. Please stop by and check Adopt & Shop out!

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For more information on Adopt & Shop Mission Viejo employment and volunteer opportunities, please visit . Adopt & Shop opened its pet rescue shop on May 21 at The Shops at Mission Viejo, a store resembling its existing Lakewood location that just turned two in April and has adopted out more than 1,600 pets.

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The Mission Viejo location will be Found Animals’ second. The organization opened its first adopt-and-shop store two years ago in Lakewood. So far, the store has adopted out more than 1,500 cats and dogs, Gilbreath said. A third location is set to open in Culver City in fall.

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This year, we are excited to announce the opening of two more Adopt & Shop locations! In mid-May we will be opening Adopt & Shop Mission Viejo in the former Barkworks store located at The Shops at Mission Viejo and we have begun renovations on our 10,000 sq. ft. flagship in Culver City, Calif. which will offer grooming and daycare in addition to adoptable cats, dogs, puppies, kittens and quality pet care supplies.Yesterday Found Animals celebrated another amazing milestone–the opening of our second Adopt & Shop location, this one in The Shops at Mission Viejo! We were privileged to have the Mayor of Mission Viejo, Rhonda Reardon, and members of the City of Mission Viejo government and Chamber of Commerce on hand to honor the occasion with an official ribbon-cutting ceremony.We also want to say thanks to Elizabeth Oreck and for their tireless efforts to promote responsible pet adoptions, Orange County Animal Care for their partnership, the Simon Property Group for expediting our move into The Shops at Mission Viejo, and all our amazing volunteers who not only helped set up the store, but will continue to provide outstanding care for our adoptable pets until they find forever homes. This day wouldn’t have happened without you!Originally created to support Found Animals’ very first adoption center (the Cat Adoption Center), our volunteer base started off with a group of 21 individuals. Now our team of dedicated volunteers is up to 186 active members who contribute hours on a weekly basis. With the Adopt & Shop Mission Viejo and Culver City locations underway, we project that our volunteer family will nearly double by… Tagged: #