An Empty the Shelters pet adoption event takes place at the Bay County Animal Services and Adoption Center and the Humane Society of Midland County from December 6-20.

Empty the Shelters – Holiday Hope, hosted by the Bissell Pet Foundation, encourages residents to consider adopting a pet at a reduced fee.

Visit baycounty-mi.gov/animalcontrol or hsomc.org for details specific to each location.