As of 2015, the Delaware County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals adoption center in Media, Pennsylvania, is open weekdays from noon to 7 p.m., Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sundays from noon to 5 p.m. The center is open 362 days a year.
Anyone wishing to adopt a pet the same day should arrive at least 30 minutes before closing. The center also maintains a list of pets online and has pets available for adoption at four satellite locations.
To adopt a pet, the center requires a completed adoption application. The application is available online. Prospective pet owners should bring all family members living in the house to the center for the adoption screening.