You can adopt a pet for just $12 right now from Santa Barbara County Animal Services, ASAP Cats, and Bunnies Urgently Needing Shelter (BUNS).
The county's "12 days of Winter Whiskers" program is going on now through December 24.
Each day, a new animal will be showcased on social media. Additional adoptable animals can be viewed online.
Each adopted pet comes spayed or neutered, vaccinated, and microchipped.
Meet & Greet appointments can be made by calling the Santa Barbara Shelter at (805) 681-5285 and Santa Maria Animal Center at (805) 934-6119.