RALEIGH (WTVD) -- A national push to get animals adopted is taking place Saturday, August 17.
Wake County Animal Shelter is participating in the event. On Saturday, you can take home a four-legged friend without paying the normal fees.
From 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. the shelter will allow you adopt one dog or up to two cats.
The annual Clear the Shelters event has helped more than 250,000 pets find new homes since 2015.
Adopt a pet for free Saturday at Wake County Animal Shelter