Name Your Own Price Adoptions Starting Today in Honor of National Best Friends Day


Jacksonville, FL – (June 8th, 2017) June 8th is “National Best Friends Day” and the Jacksonville Humane Society (JHS) is offering our community the chance to adopt a new best friend with a name your own price adoption special.


The “BFF” promotion is scheduled for Thursday, June 8th through Sunday, June 11th at the Jacksonville Humane Society, 8464 Beach Blvd. Name Your Own Price adoption fees will apply to all pets. Families can chose to pay one penny or one hundred dollars – the choice is yours! Additional fees including the city license may apply.


“Dogs and cats are truly our best friends, and JHS is celebrating that special bond with a low-cost adoption special,” said JHS Executive Director Denise Deisler. “Shelters are full and now is an excellent time to bring home a new best friend for your family.”


JHS is located at 8464 Beach Blvd. and is open 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekends. The “Adopt a BFF at JHS” promotion is from June 8th to June 11th.  For more information, please visit or call 904-725-8766.


About the Jacksonville Humane Society

The Jacksonville Humane Society provides care, comfort and compassion to animals in need while engaging the hearts, hands and minds of our community to bring about an end to the killing of abandoned and orphaned shelter animals.  More information about the Jacksonville Humane Society is available at