Mobile pet adoption center debuts in the Bronx

The Bronx has its own mobile adoption center for locals to adopt a furry friend. Residents celebrated the kickoff of the mobile adoption center Sunday

Residents celebrated the kickoff of the mobile adoption

Residents celebrated the kickoff of the mobile adoption center Sunday at Seton Park. (Credit: News 12)

RIVERDALE - The Bronx has its own mobile adoption center for locals to adopt a furry friend.

Residents celebrated the kickoff of the mobile adoption center Sunday at Seton Park.

Along with kittens and dogs looking to be adopted, a magician and face painters were at the kickoff party.

The mobile adoption center will make it easier for Bronx residents to adopt a pet, thanks to funding secured for the program by Sen. Jeff Klein (D-The Bronx).

The mobile center will be going around the borough a few times a week.

Sen. Klein says he is also trying to get a shelter built in the Bronx.

Three dogs and nine cats are currently up for adoption.

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