Fred and Mercedes


Fred is a 6-month-old, tan, male Chihuahua. He was abandoned in the shelter’s night drop and is in need of a forever home. Fred’s caretakers say he is just a little pup and sweet as can be. He will need to be neutered before going to his new family. Fred’s Intake number is 309265, and his Reference Picture number is 3459.

Mercedes is a 2-year-old, black, female Domestic Short Hair. She was abandoned at the shelter and  pretty scared at the time. Her caretakers say they have taken very good care of Mercedes, and she is now a friendly and pretty cat with sleek black fur. They say she would make a loving pet. Mercedes will need to be spayed before going to her forever home. Her intake number is 309287, and her Reference Picture number is 3519.

All dog and cat adoption fees include a microchip, basic shelter vaccines (excluding rabies) and a free veterinarian check-up.

Summer Special: All cats/kittens, pitbulls and Chihuahua adoptions are just $5 (spay/neuter fees, if applicable, are additional).

To adopt either of these pets, contact Animal Friends of the Valleys at 674-0618; 33751 Mission Trail in Wildomar. The shelter offers animals for adoption as well as animal control, spay/neuter services and microchips..

AFV also offers vaccinations and microchip implants at the old shelter location, 29001 Bastron Ave. in Lake Elsinore. For an appointment, call 951-674-7729 (SPAY) or 951-374-3491.Visit to view other available animals.