August 8 is International Cat Day.
To mark the day, Charlotte Douglas International Airport has scheduled a Kitten Cuddle on Wednesday, August 8 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. in the Atrium in front the 1897 Market.
The plan is to have at least 10 kittens on site and available for cuddling, so there should be plenty of cats to go around.
The kittens are coming to CLT courtesy of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Animal Care & Control, which currently has more then 250 cats and dogs available for adoption.
Animals in the airport are nothing new at CLT.
While the Kitten Cuddle is a first for the airport, the CLT Canine Crew is mde up of 31 four-legged volunteers who are often on duty to greet passengers. Look for the pups wearing “Pet Me” vests.
‘Lil Rocky Balboa the Griffon, courtesy CLT