Downtown Bradenton animal shelter to close temporarily for cleaning

Posted by MARC R. MASFERRER on June 30, 2014 

The Manatee Animal Services' adoption center in downtown Bradenton. FILE PHOTO BY MARC R. MASFERRER/Bradenton Herald


MANATEE – Manatee County Animal Services on Tuesday will close its downtown Bradenton Adoption Center temporarily for maintenance and cleaning.

All dogs and cats at the downtown Adoption Center, 1002 B Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton, will be moved to the Palmetto-based Animal Services Shelter while county staff members do maintenance chores and a floor-to-ceiling cleaning of the center.

The downtown Adoption Center will reopen when facility maintenance and cleaning are complete, according to a news release.

Animal Services in Palmetto, 305 25th St. W., will be open 10 a.m.- 5 p.m., Monday-Friday and from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, county officials said.

Preview available animals by visiting Information, call (941) 742-5933.

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