WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — At the PetSmart on New Center Drive, three area stores along with adoption groups from around to area joined together to save the lives of pets.
Organizers said the goal for the weekend is to get 75 pets adopted out into new families. There are puppies, kittens, cats, and dogs available.
Organizers said that rescue animals make excellent pets, and that events like this help to keep them out of shelters and save them from being put down.
The event will run until about 4:00 p.m. both Saturday and Sunday.