Is a new pet on your family’s holiday wish list? Create some extra special magic by letting the APA elves deliver your new pet straight to your door on Christmas Eve or Christmas morning.


If you adopt from the APA on Sunday, December 22nd or Monday, December 23rd, you can have your new furry family member delivered to your home on Christmas Eve or Christmas morning. Each special delivery includes a letter from Santa himself.

Delivery to your door will take place on Christmas Eve (9am-2pm) and Christmas Day (8am-noon) by our elves.


A few details about this service:

  • All deliveries must be within a 20-mile radius of the APA.
  • A $100 delivery fee must be paid at the time of adoption.
  • There are a limited number of spaces for delivery, and will be offered on a first-come, first-served basis until the schedule is full.
  • All adoptions must be completed in person at the APA Adoption Center
  • Only adoptions completed on December 22 and 23 are eligible for delivery.
  • Available pets will not be reserved or held back from adoption in order to make them eligible for delivery.


Have questions? Contact us at (314) 645-4610.