Tickets Now on Sale for Yucaipa Animal Placement Society’s 9th Annual Bets for Pets

By on September 5, 2019

Does the thought of saving a warm, furry puppy or providing the supplies to feed a newborn kitten abandoned by its mother warm your heart? If not, then perhaps an evening of betting a few dollars along with dinner, dessert and great silent auction items will be the catalyst for you to attend the Saturday, Oct. 5 the 9th annual Bets for Pets fund raiser hosted by the Yucaipa Animal Placement Society (YAPS).

This fun-filled event – for those over the age of 21 – is a chance to meet friends new and old and engage in a bit of community gambling all for the benefit of homeless pets needing a bit of TLC (and maybe a bit of medical care) and just waiting for adoption. YAPS is a no-kill animal, nonprofit animal shelter located in Yucaipa that works to prevent the euthanasia of dogs and cats in shelters throughout the region. The agency provides a temporary safe haven for animals until a permanent loving home can be found.

Bets for Pets will be held from 6 to 10 p.m. Advance tickets for the event are $30 per person and includes chips for play, dinner, dessert and soft drinks. Tickets purchased at the door will be $35 per person. Adult beverages will be available for purchase.

The event is presented by dick Riddell and Lloyd Elkins and a host of other local sponsors. Fascination Ranch is the site for the festivities and is located at 35600 Singleton Road in Calimesa. Tickets for Bets for Pets are available through the YAPS office (at 11937 13th St. in Yucaipa) or online through PayPal or major credit cards at:

Come join the fun at YAPS Bets for Pets and help make the lives of Yucaipa’s homeless pets a bit better. Adoptions are always available though YAPS! For any questions call YAPS at: 909-790-1440.