The First State Animal Shelter and SPCA will be taking part in the Clear the Shelters event from 10:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. Saturday, July 23.

Adoption fees will be waived for this time only and normal adoption criteria apply.

Animals cannot be placed on hold during this event.

The following is required for an adoption:

- Driver’s license

- Proof of residence; a matching driver’s license or utility bill

- Written landlord approval, if applicable

- Proof of current rabies vaccine for all animals already in the household

- Other dogs in the household for a meet and greet

For more information, call the shelter at 302-943-6032.