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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. 18

Monday, Aug 13, 2018 at 07:56 PM EDT

Clear the Shelters: Rescued Dog Gets a New Chance

Clear the Shelters: Rescued Dog Gets a New Chance

We continue our commitment to clear the shelters this week! This Saturday shelters from across the country will join us in this effort with tons of discounts. One of those shelters, the Brandywine Valley...

Sunday, Aug 12, 2018 at 11:03 AM EDT

Clear the Shelters Success Story: Meet Dawkins

Clear the Shelters Success Story: Meet Dawkins

This little guy met his forever home in May. Now you, too, can help Clear the Shelters next weekend.

Saturday, Aug 11, 2018 at 10:55 AM EDT

Meet Mishka, a Sweet, Mellow Dog

Meet Mishka, a Sweet, Mellow Dog

It's almost time to Clear the Shelters! Even before the big event Saturday, August 18, there are great animals up for adoption. Morgan Polley from ACCT Philly introduces us to Mishka.

Thursday, Aug 9, 2018 at 03:38 PM EDT

23 French Bulldog Puppies Rescued From Sweltering Van in Texas

23 French Bulldog Puppies Rescued From Sweltering Van in Texas

Twenty-three French bulldog puppies found crammed inside a hot moving truck in Texas have been rescued and taken to Chicago for treatment. The Chicago French Bulldog Rescue said 28 puppies were initially...

Thursday, Aug 9, 2018 at 08:25 AM EDT

Odd Couples: Unlikely Species Form Heartwarming Friendships

Odd Couples: Unlikely Species Form Heartwarming Friendships

From pit bulls to ponies, owners share how they eased their animals into living in harmony — despite some obvious differences.

Tuesday, Aug 7, 2018 at 02:21 PM EDT
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By Kiki Intarasuwan, Dave Elkinson

Paw-abunga! Wave-Riding Dogs Compete in Surfing Competition

Dogs big and small gathered on the beach in Pacifica, California, Saturday for...View gallery

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Tuesday, Aug 7, 2018 at 09:00 AM EDT

Pet Hospice Volunteers Comfort Terminally Ill, Older Animals

Pet Hospice Volunteers Comfort Terminally Ill, Older Animals

An informal but dedicated network of pet hospice volunteers across the Twin Cities is working through local animal rescues to provide comfort to terminally ill and elderly animals. The Pet Project Rescue has...

Wednesday, Aug 8, 2018 at 01:14 PM EDT
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By Nina Lin

These Cafés Serve Coffee...and Cats

Coffee and cats? That's the name of the game with cat cafés springing up in citi...View gallery

  • Brooklyn Cat Cafe
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Friday, Aug 10, 2018 at 02:37 PM EDT

Save the Date: Help Clear the Shelters on Aug. 18

Save the Date: Help Clear the Shelters on Aug. 18

NBC and Telemundo stations around the country will team up with hundreds of shelters on Aug. 18 for the fourth annual Clear the Shelters animal adoption drive.

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 06:58 PM EDT

How to Register Your Organization for Clear the Shelters

How to Register Your Organization for Clear the Shelters

The support our local stations received from participating animal shelters and rescues, who gave families the opportunity to adopt an animal in need by offering no-cost or waive fee adoptions, or waiving pet...

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