Gizmo and Noel


Gizmo is a tan and silver Yorkshire Terrier. He is seven-years-old and neutered. His caretakers say he is a sweet boy who enjoys relaxing and playing fetch. He is ready to go to his “fur”ever home.

His  Intake number is 88551. His reference picture number is 1349.

Noel is a domestic short-hair spayed female. She is six-months-old. Her caretakers say she is spunky since she is a kitten. She gets along with other cats and is litter-box trained. She can’t wait to find her “fur”ever home.

His intake number is 326670. His reference picture number is 1355.

All dog and cat adoption fees include a microchip, basic shelter vaccines (excluding rabies) and a free veterinarian check-up. 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 (AFV) at 951-674-0618. The shelter is located at 33751 Mission Trail in Wildomar. Hours of operation are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.; and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The shelter offers animals for adoption as well as providing animal control and spay/neuter services.

  • AFV has a spay and neuter clinic and also offers vaccinations and microchip implants at the old shelter location, 29001 Bastron Ave. in Lake Elsinore. It is open Mondays and Thursdays only. For an appointment, call 951-674-7729 (SPAY) or 951-374-3491.
  • Residents can help save animals that would otherwise be put down by providing temporary housing through AFV’s foster program.

Visit to view available animals, for more information or to make a gift that can be designated for litter or canned wet food with a personal note in the section provided, or call 951-471-8344. AFV wishes to thank everyone for their help with supporting homeless animals.