National Pit Bull Awareness Month is celebrated in October, and some local organizations have a great event scheduled for pit bull/pit bull mix owners living in Lubbock.

On Saturday, October 26th, from 2 to 5 p.m., Saving Grace Pit Bull Rescue is hosting the 8th Annual Pit Stop event at the Lubbock Senior Center, located at 2001 19th Street.

The event will offer owners of pit bull/pit bull mixes living in Lubbock free DHPP and rabies vaccinations, plus free spay/neuter vouchers. Lubbock Animal Shelter and Adoption Center will be on site to provide free microchips.

For more information about Saving Grace Pit Bull Rescue, visit their website.