Evansville ranks number one on National Pet Adoption Weekend

People in the Evansville area are showing their love for animals.

Evansville had the most pets adopted during the PetSmart Charities National Adoption Weekend.

184 dogs, cats, puppies and kittens found new, forever homes last Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Des Moines, Iowa came in second behind Evansville with 178 adoptions, and Gainesville, Florida had 129 adoptions.

The three-day adoption event was held at PetSmart stores across the U.S. in collaboration with more than 3,000 local adoption groups.

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