The holidays are right around the corner and the big eyes of your children begging for a dog is just about getting old and you are caving in. Thinking about surprising them for the holidays? Don't worry, about 52% of American's buy pets at gifts so you are totally justified to cave into the begging! However, the search to find the perfect pet and where to get them can be daunting. So, I've given you a list of five places right here in Billings that you can adopt a new friend.

  1. YELLOWSTONE VALLEY ANIMAL SHELTER
    Address: 1735 Monad Rd Billings, MT 59101
    Phone: (406) 294 7387
    Hours: Monday - Tuesday, Thursday - Friday: 12pm (noon) - 7pm, Wednesday: closed, Saturday: 12pm (noon) - 5pm, Sunday: 12pm (noon) - 5pm


  2.  HELP FOR HOMELESS PETS
    ADDRESS: 2910 Hannon Rd, Billings, MT 59101
    Phone: (406) 896-1700
    Hours: Monday - Sunday 1pm - 6pm


  3.  RIMROCK HUMANE SOCIETY
    This is a virtual humane society. You can find the perfect pet online through people here in Billings. Reach them at (406)-323-3687


  4. BARK (Billings Animal Rescue Kare)
    Address: 4017 First Ave. South Billings, MT 59101
    Phone: Phone: 406-694-1107


  5. CRAIGSLIST
    People pet their pets up for sale or advertise baby animals for adoption.
    http://billings.craigslist.org/search/pet