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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

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.

Friday, Aug 16, 2019 at 01:24 PM EDT

Greater Good: LA Shelter's Oldest Resident Gets Kennel Makeover

Greater Good: LA Shelter's Oldest Resident Gets Kennel Makeover

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...

Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 at 06:01 PM EDT

Help Clear the Shelters Today! Find a Location Near You

Help Clear the Shelters Today! Find a Location Near You

If you're looking to find a furry member for your family, Clear the Shelters is the perfect opportunity!

Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 at 10:33 AM EDT

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?

Thursday, Aug 15, 2019 at 10:34 PM EDT

Chief Winning Hearts at Humane Society of Greater Miami

Chief Winning Hearts at Humane Society of Greater Miami

There are so many pets in need of loving homes in shelters across South Florida but there is one that stands out among the rest at the Humane Society of Greater Miami.

Friday, Aug 16, 2019 at 09:17 PM EDT

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 10:42 AM EDT

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...

Wednesday, Aug 14, 2019 at 06:28 PM EDT

Pets for Heroes Makes Adopting Easy for Military Members

Pets for Heroes Makes Adopting Easy for Military Members

After one of his wife's childhood pets passed away, one Navy officer was able to help bring her joy thanks to a South Florida shelter's program that makes it easy for military members to adopt pets.

Tuesday, Aug 13, 2019 at 07:37 PM EDT

Clear The Shelters 2019: Don't Forget the Felines

Clear The Shelters 2019: Don't Forget the Felines

As NBC 6 works to Clear the Shelters, we know a lot of you are busy, maybe even because you already have pets or kids or just busy jobs. But there may still be some perfect paws and purrs for you.

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