Members of Palestine Girl Scout Troop No. 1417 assisted BARC, The Humane Society volunteers and workers with the PetSense ForeverHome 2013 National Pet Adoption Weekend adoptathon held Saturday and Sunday at PetSense in the Palestine Plaza. According to reports, 18 shelter animals were adopted at the event, including 14 dogs, two cats and two ferrets. For more information about BARC, The Humane Society and animals available for adoption there, visit online at www.barctx.org or in person at 335 Armory Rd. in Palestine or call 903-729-8074. The shelter is open from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.