Adopt-a-Pet: Blue, Zoe and Korky


Blue. Photo provided by AFV

Blue is a three-year-old Queensland Heeler mix looking for a “fur”ever home. His caretakers say he is super sweet and friendly. He loves spending time with all kinds of people and dogs. Blue is neutered and ready for adoption. His intake number is 406420. Reference: picture: Blue.

Zoe and Korky are a bonded pair of nine-year-old Munchkin cats looking for their “fur”ever home. Their caretaker says Zoe can be a bit aloof and Korky is always ready to cuddle and get pets and ear rubs. Zoe is spayed and Korky is neutered. Zoe’s intake number is 407057. Reference picture: Zoe. Korky’s intake number is 407049. Reference picture Korky.

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).

Zoe and Korky

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.