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Clear the Shelters: Full Coverage

Clear the Shelters: Full Coverage

Full coverage of Clear the Shelters, a nationwide pet adoption event Aug. 17

Friday, Aug 23, 2019 at 12:02 PM EDT

'Big Boned' 26-Pound Cat Up for Adoption at Philly Shelter

'Big Boned' 26-Pound Cat Up for Adoption at Philly Shelter

Chonk. Jumbo-sized. Genuinely big boned. These are only a few of the terms that were used to describe a humongous cat that’s up for adoption at a Philadelphia animal shelter.

Friday, Aug 23, 2019 at 07:00 PM EDT

NY Woman Reunited With Missing Cat After 11 Years

NY Woman Reunited With Missing Cat After 11 Years

This reunion between a Dutchess County woman and her pet was 11 years in the making − and it took years of dedication from a SPCA staff member to make it happen.

Thursday, Aug 22, 2019 at 11:48 AM EDT

Doggy Con: a Pop Culture Convention for Canine Fanatics

Doggy Con: a Pop Culture Convention for Canine Fanatics

Atlanta's scorching August heat didn't stop Megan Nelson from slipping on a long faux fur coat and dressing up like Cruella de Vil for her first Doggy Con convention, a pet event for costumed canines inspired by...

Thursday, Aug 22, 2019 at 01:04 PM EDT

Kelly Clarkson to Host Clear the Shelters TV Special

Kelly Clarkson to Host Clear the Shelters TV Special

Grammy award-winning artist Kelly Clarkson will host this year's Clear the Shelters special, a 30-minute show recapping the NBC and Telemundo stations annual pet adoption drive. The program will air on NBC...

Thursday, Aug 22, 2019 at 12:58 PM EDT

One Cat Remains at CT Humane Society in Newington After Clear the Shelters

One Cat Remains at CT Humane Society in Newington After Clear the Shelters

In Connecticut, 29 shelters participated in Clear the Shelters, and 1,452 pets have been adopted. But there's always more work to do.

Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 at 08:15 AM EDT

#ClearTheShelters: Find Participating Shelter Near You 8/17

#ClearTheShelters: Find Participating Shelter Near You 8/17

NBC Connecticut and Telemundo Connecticut are proud to present the 5th annual Clear the Shelters adoption event on Saturday, August 17.

Saturday, Aug 19, 2017 at 01:01 PM EDT

Full List of CT #ClearTheShelters Locations for Today

Full List of CT #ClearTheShelters Locations for Today

Full list of Clear the Shelter locations in Connecticut for August 19.

Monday, Aug 19, 2019 at 02:34 PM EDT
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By Brad Luck

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Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 at 10:06 PM EDT

'Instant Love': Shelters Cleared as Pets Find Forever Homes

'Instant Love': Shelters Cleared as Pets Find Forever Homes

Clear the Shelters, the fifth annual pet adoption drive sponsored by NBC and Telemundo stations, culminated Saturday with more than 2,000 shelters participating in dozens of communities across the country....

Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 at 12:33 AM EDT

Cat Overlooked in 2018 Clear the Shelters Still Needs Home

Cat Overlooked in 2018 Clear the Shelters Still Needs Home

A Chicago-area shelter is hoping to find a home for a beloved cat, the only animal to ever be featured in two Clear the Shelters events at the facility.

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