Santa Paws? He does exist and he is coming to the area to visit and to help a good cause on Saturday, Dec. 7.
The event invited people to bring their pet to have their taken with Santa and help support the Mission Viejo Animal Services Center, which serves Aliso Viejo, officials wrote.
The event is scheduled from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Winter Wonderland Village at the Mission Viejo Civic Center, 200 Civic Center.
Cost is $20 per Santa photo. Proceeds will benefit the animal shelter at 28095 Hillcrest. Photos will be printed immediately following the sitting, organizers wrote.
Friendly and social pets are welcome. For more information, call (949) 470-3045.