Published On: Fri, Feb 3rd, 2017

Markland Mall Goes To The Dogs With Monthly Pet Adoption Series To Launch On February 4

KOKOMO, Ind. (February 3, 2017) Markland Mall, Kokomo’s family friendly shopping venue, has joined forces with the Kokomo Humane Society to launch a series of monthly pet adoption events beginning Saturday, February 4. Animal-lovers are invited to stop by Center Court from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. one weekend every month to meet dozens of adorable dogs and cats in need of good homes.

“Markland Mall is eager to support the Kokomo Humane Society in their mission to find loving homes for adoptable animals,” said John Campbell, general manager at Markland Mall. “This partnership is just one example of Markland Mall’s commitment to supporting vital, local organizations.”

The pet adoption series will feature on-the-spot screenings for animal adoptions and attendees will have the opportunity to learn more about the Kokomo Humane Society. The organization will also be accepting pet food, blankets, sheets and pillows for the shelter. Established in 1891, the non-profit organization strives to improve the lives of animals, prevent cruelty through education and unite pets with families. The pet adoption series will continue from March through December on the second Saturday of every month.

While at Markland Mall, guests can visit popular retailers, including Carson’s, MC Sports, American Eagle Outfitters, Buckle, maurices, rue 21, Journeys, Rack Room Shoes and Yankee Candle, plus enjoy dining options such as Chili’s, Chipotle, Bella Pizzeria and Ben’s Soft Pretzels.

For more information on Markland Mall, please call (765) 452-5651 or visit Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @MarklandMall and on Instagram @MarklandMall.

About Markland Mall

Markland Mall, Kokomo’s family friendly shopping venue, is home to popular retailers such as Carson’s, American Eagle Outfitters, Buckle, Foot Locker, Target and Victoria’s Secret. Shoppers can also enjoy multiple dining options such as Chipotle, Chili’s, Bella Pizzeria, Starbucks and Ben’s Soft Pretzels. The only enclosed mall in Kokomo is open from 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. Monday – Saturday and noon – 6 p.m. on Sunday.

About Washington Prime Group

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