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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

Thursday, Aug 22, 2019 at 09:58 AM PDT

Conn. Shelter Finds Forever Homes for All But One Cat

Conn. Shelter Finds Forever Homes for All But One Cat

The NBC and Telemundo stations' Clear the Shelters event over the weekend was a huge success, with more than 118,000 pets adopted from over 2,000 participating shelters nationwide. In Connecticut, 29 shelters...

Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 at 07:06 PM PDT

'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....

Friday, Aug 16, 2019 at 09:33 PM PDT

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.

Friday, Aug 16, 2019 at 10:24 AM PDT

$10,000 and a Kennel Makeover for Dog Who's Lived at Animal Shelter for 6 Years

$10,000 and a Kennel Makeover for Dog Who's Lived at Animal Shelter for 6 Years

Lili is the longest resident dog at Santa Paula Animal Rescue Center, the tummy-rub-loving white bulldog mix has been waiting for her fur-ever home for 6 years. The shelter was surprised with $10,000 on Tuesday...

Friday, Aug 16, 2019 at 07:31 AM PDT

Clear the Shelters: It's Time to Meet This Fun-Loving and Adorable Husky

Clear the Shelters: It's Time to Meet This Fun-Loving and Adorable Husky

He doesn't have a name or a home, but this lovable 2-year-old husky mix is up for adoption this weekend in Pomona. Christine Kim reports for Today in LA on Friday Aug. 16, 2019.

Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 at 07:33 AM PDT

You Want To Be a New Pet Owner. Now What?

You Want To Be a New Pet Owner. Now What?

You've seen that doggie in the window and fell in love—but you've never raised a dog before. Or a cat. Or a hamster. You've never even had a bowl of goldfish as a kid. Now what?

Friday, Aug 16, 2019 at 06:17 PM PDT

How You Can Help a Shelter Even If You Can't Adopt

How You Can Help a Shelter Even If You Can't Adopt

Want to help your furry friends without the responsibility of owning a pet? Here's how you can help your local animal shelter even if you can't adopt a pet.

Friday, Aug 16, 2019 at 07:42 AM PDT

Nearly 500 Animals Need Homes Due to Sanctuary Closure

Nearly 500 Animals Need Homes Due to Sanctuary Closure

A search is underway to find new homes for nearly 500 animals, including lions, tigers, alligators, owls and wolves, after officials announced a long-struggling Southern California sanctuary is shutting...

Tuesday, Aug 13, 2019 at 11:39 AM PDT

Understanding Two Dog Breeds That Sometimes Get a Bad Rap

Understanding Two Dog Breeds That Sometimes Get a Bad Rap

What to know about pit bulls and Chihuahuas. Gordon Tokumatsu reports for the NBC4 News at 5 p.m. on Monday Aug. 12, 2019.

Monday, Aug 12, 2019 at 05:21 AM PDT

Save the Date: Help Clear the Shelters on August 17

Save the Date: Help Clear the Shelters on August 17

The dog days of summer are here and as the mercury rises, so does the spirits of shelter animals around the country. That's because Clear the Shelters is back. NBC and Telemundo stations' are teaming up...

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