More than 1,400 pets in the Philadelphia region up for adoption found new homes Saturday during the annual Clear the Shelters event. A total of 49 shelters and rescues in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware matched people with the "purfect" pet. Nationwide, more than 66,000 pets found homes during the three-week initiative. Click here to share your adoption photo.
On Saturday people came out to "Clear the Shelters." Since the Clear the Shelters campaign began in late July, over 4300 pets have been adopted. More than 1000 pets were adopted Saturday alone. NBC10's Keith Jones was at the Brandywine Valley SPCA to get a first hand look.