In October you'll have another chance to help Empty the Shelters in West Michigan!

There are tens of thousands of pets in shelters who need homes and loving families. In October, you can bring a new family member into your home!

BISSELL Pet Foundation is hosting Empty The Shelters, a free adoption event on October 6th!

BISSELL will be paying all of the adoption fees at 56 shelters and rescue organizations in Michigan, and over 90 nationwide.

You'll be responsible for any dog licensing fees, which vary by county.

All adoptable pets available during Empty the Shelters will be spayed/neutered to prevent unwanted litters and reduce the risk of more pets ending up in shelters. The BISSEL Pet Foundation is also thanking families for choosing adoption by providing a leash, a collar, wellness information and other valuable materials for new pet owners, while supplies last.

You can learn more and find all the participating Michigan locations here.

If you are unable to adopt, but would still like to help, consider donating to The BISSELL Pet Foundation.

Since the program started in 2016, BISSELL's Empty the Shelters Events have saved the lives of 13,624 pets!