You have probably heard of Black Dog Syndrome (the same applies for cats). Black pets often seem to be overlooked at shelters, through no fault of their own, and so some groups do promotions to help encourage adopters to take another look. These promotions sometimes include adoption fee discounts or even dressing up the black pets in fancy collars, bandannas or costumes. But Pets Alive in Middletown, NY has come up with an entirely new approach: They are reducing the fees on their black pets while apparently getting sloshed. From Straus News.com:
If you are in the area and considering adopting a pet, I’d hurry down to Pets Alive to get in on this deal – before the staff gets too drunk to complete your adoption application.