Adopt-a-Pet: Tyson and Jelly



Tyson is a seven-year-old pit bull. His caretakers say he is a playful boy. He likes to go on walks and loves his ears rubbed. He is good with kids, cats and other dogs. Tyson is neutered and ready to go to his “fur”ever home. His intake number is 13876. Reference picture: Tyson.

Jelly is a seven-year-old domestic medium hair. Her caretakers say she is very affectionate and loves to play with toys. She is litter box trained and uses a scratch post. Jelly is good with kids, dogs and other cats. She is spayed and ready to go to her “fur”ever home. Her intake number is 382221. Reference picture 6204.


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).

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.