Anyone looking to adopt a pet can do so without having to pay for fees thanks to a local elected official.
Kern County Assemblyman Vince Fong will be paying for pet adoption fees during a pet adoption fair June 29-July 1. According to his office, he will cover the fees for the first 100 pets that are adopted.
The pet fair will be held at the Kern County Animal Shelter at 3951 Fruitvale Avenue in Bakersfield.
The fair will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 29-30 and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 1.