FAIRFIELD, Conn. Say hello to Dennis, a 1- to 2 year-old Pug. Though his full name is Dennis the Menace, his caretakers say he is a very gentle, if active, animal.Dennis, the latest edition of Wednesdays Pet, is just one of the many pets awaiting adoption at the Fairfield Animal Shelter. Former Selectman Sherri Steeneck started Wednesdays Pet last year to draw attention to the many dogs and cats waiting for adoption at the Fairfield Animal Shelter. Every animal featured as Wednesdays Pet has been adopted, but there are still many waiting for homes, especially cats.If youre interested in taking Dennis home, you can visit him at the Fairfield Animal Shelter, 211 One Rod Highway, or call 203-254-4857. Pets who are already spayed or neutered cost just $5 to adopt. Those who are not yet fixed cost $50 but come with a voucher for the procedure. To see more of the pets available for adoption, visit the Animal Control departments new website or search Fairfield on Petfinder.
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