Pet adoption can save a life, as shelters are filled the the limits with unwanted animals. Rescues around the Charlotte region are also often at capacity.
Learn how to adopt a pet in Charlotte, and also browse a list of adorable dogs and cats up for adoption.
Another way to get to know an adoptable pet is to go to a cat cafe or take a shelter dog on a staycation.
Another way to get to know your future best friend is to attend one of the many pet adoption events that are always happening around Charlotte.
At these events, a pet rescue or shelter will bring a few adorable dogs or cats to an event like a festival, or to a venue like a brewery, and you can interact with the animals and see if you have a connection with one of them. You can also learn more about the steps to adopt.
We are adding more events to our Charlotte pet calendar every day, including adoption events, so you can expect to see the following list grow by leaps and bounds. Keep checking back as we add more pet adoption events. Here’s what we have listed right now.
We don’t claim that this is a complete list of pet adoption events in Charlotte, but we’re adding to it all the time!