• Charlotte-Mecklenburg animal shelter reaches overcrowding levels


    CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Hundreds of pets at the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Animal Care and Control shelter are in need of homes.

    [Hundreds of kittens up for adoption at Charlotte animal shelter]

    “If you've ever thought that you're ready to make that commitment and bring an animal into your home, for a forever home for the pet, then please come and see us, because now's a really good time to adopt,” said Melissa Knicely, with Animal Care and Control.

    The shelter started its holiday promotion, which means all adoption fees are waived if you make a donation to support shelter programs.

    The promotion lasts through December.

    For information on how to adopt or foster a pet, CLICK HERE.

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