Thinking about adding a furry friend to your family? Consider rescuing a pet from an LA Animal Services shelter.
The North Central Division serves Hollywood residents seeking to adopt and picks up lost pets in the area.
The pets included in our photo gallery are just a sample of the many that are available in their online adopt-a-pet database.
The maximum cost for a resident to adopt a dog is $122. The maximum for a cat is $76. The fee includes vaccinations, spaying/neutering, microchipping and, for dogs, the first year license fee.
The shelter is at 3201 Lacy Street in Los Angeles.
Hours of operation: Tuesdays through Fridays 8 a.m. to 5 p.m, Sunday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.