The Yancey County Humane Society has an overabundance of adorable cats and kittens and want to ensure they find a forever home soon, so they will be holding a Special Adoption Event for cats and kittens Saturday August 31st from 12:00 noon-2:00pm at the Animal Shelter. The adoption fee for adult cats will be $15, buy one get one free to good homes. The adoption fee for kittens will be $20. They also want to remind owners of big dogs that they are offering free spay/neuter for dogs that weigh over 40 pounds. The Animal Shelter is located at 962 Cane River School Road in Burnsville. For more information call 682-9510.