All dogs adopted at Indy Mega Adoption event

(WISH Photo)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – The first-ever Indy Mega Adoption event was a huge success. Organizers say all of the dogs available at the event had been adopted by 1 p.m. Sunday.

The Love Me, Fix Me campaign presented a showcase of around 12 rescues and shelters which made 750 cats and dogs available for adoption for a $30 fee.

(WISH Photo/Drew Blair)
(WISH Photo/Drew Blair)

Two rooms of the Indiana State Fairgrounds south pavilion were filled with cages of pets and designated meet-and-greet areas over the weekend.

The animals were able to go with their new owners immediately having already been spayed or neutered, vaccinated and microchipped.

“So many animals are euthanized in this country every year because there’s just not enough homes, so what we like to do is advocate for both spay and neuter and adoption. It’s a two-prong approach,” organizer Megan Bennett said. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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