Published at 11:42 AM EDT on Aug 19, 2017 | Updated at 10:12 AM EDT on Aug 28, 2017
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.