The first Charlotte animal adoption program of the year takes place Saturday at SouthPark Mall.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Animal Care & Control will hold the adoption event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Circle Court area of the mall. A number of dogs and cats will be available for adoption.
Animal Care & Control sponsors the adoption event on the first Saturday monthly at SouthPark.
-- Steve Lyttle