BROWARD COUNTY - Broward County Animal Care will host the fourth annual Clear the Shelters pet adoption drive on Saturday, August 18, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Broward County Animal Care Adoption Center, 2400 SW 42nd Street, Fort Lauderdale.

As part of the promotion, all adoption fees for dogs and cats will be waived. In addition, the $20 non-refundable deposit to hold a lost/stray pet also will be waived during the one-day event.

 During the event, a real-time “Adoption Tracker” – posted onClearTheShelters.com – will record the total number of pets that are adopted across all participating markets. Viewers can also use the hashtag #ClearTheShelters to follow the effort on social media. Spanish-language viewers can use the hashtag #Desocuparlosalbergues.