Ark Holds Kittypalooza 

Cat lovers can have the pick of a litter for only $15 on Sunday.The Ark Animal Shelter of Cherryfield and Ellsworth is holding it’s first ever Kittypalooza Sunday.The event is from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the H.C. Austin Furniture building on Main St. in Ellsworth.Folks can adopt a cat or a kitten for only $15, which is the cost of the rabies fee.Admission is free, organizers say area shelters are overrun with the cats and kittens that would make great pets for anyone.They expect to have more than 20 cats and kittens available.A vet will be on-hand as well to answer any questions.Organizers say if all goes well, they’d like to have a similar event featuring dogs in the near future.