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Posted on: December 1, 2023

Capture the Magic of the Season, Pet Photos with the Grinch at the Pocatello Animal Shelter

Whoville Whisker Wonderland 2023

This holiday season, the Pocatello Animal Shelter invites pet owners to capture the magic of the season with a special photo event featuring the Grinch and Cindy Lou Who Saturday, December 9, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

For a $10 donation, attendees can get a digital photo of their pets alongside classic holiday characters from Whoville. All the proceeds go to support the shelter's mission, to provide care and find loving homes for animals in need. The Pocatello Animal Shelter is located at 3100 Avenue of the Chiefs in Pocatello. 

For more information on Pocatello Animal Services and to view adoptable pets, visit, call 208-234-6156, or like the department’s Facebook page at

Hours of operation: 

    Monday – Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    Saturday: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    Closed on Sundays and Holidays

The Pocatello Animal Shelter is accessible to persons with disabilities. Program access accommodations may be provided with two (2) days’ advance notice by contacting Skyler Beebe at; 208.234.6248; or 5815 South 5th Avenue, Pocatello, Idaho.

Whoville Whisker Wonderland 2023

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