MANATEE -- Manatee County Animal Services on Saturday is offering special promotions to encourage residents to adopt dogs from its overcrowded shelter.
The county and other shelters have been overwhelmed by dogs seized in at least three separate cases recently.
"Due to the recent number of animals taken in, the shelter is full," a county news release states.
The Saturday event will be at the county's shelter in Palmetto, 305 25th St. W., from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Animals from the county's shelter in downtown Bradenton will also be available.
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You can preview the animals by visiting www.mymanatee.org/pets
For more information, call 941-742-5933.