Adopt-a-Pet: Delilah and Margie


Delilah. Photo provided by AFV

Delilah is a one-year-old boxer mix. Her caretakers say she is a spunky dog and likes to chase the ball around outside. She loves people and is good with kids and large dogs. Delilah needs to be fixed before going to her “fur”ever home. Her intake number is 337971. Reference picture: Delilah

Margie is a one-year-old domestic short hair. Her caretakers say she loves to talk and purr when she is loved on. She is litter-box trained and uses a scratch post. Margie is good with older kids and cats. She needs to be spayed before going to her “fur”ever home. Her intake number is 377579. Reference picture: 4874.

All dog and cat adoption fees include a microchip, basic shelter vaccines (excluding rabies) and a free veterinarian check-up. All cats/kittens, pit bulls and Chihuahua adoptions are just $5 (spay/neuter fees, if applicable, are additional).

Photo provided by AFV

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’s 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.