The big day is finally here - pets in need are finding new homes left and right during Clear the Shelters! Dozens of shelters in Chicago, the suburbs and northwest Indiana are waiving or discounting fees as part of the one-day adoption event. Want to share your photos? Email them to firstname.lastname@example.org!
It was a big day as the "Clear the Shelters" event was a big success throughout the country. NBC 5's LeeAnn Trotter has all the latest from Chicago's event.