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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 July 23

Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017 at 09:42 AM EDT

Joy Unleashed: Rescue Pet Turns Therapy Dog

Joy Unleashed: Rescue Pet Turns Therapy Dog

From tough beginnings to better lives, rescue pets often inspire people with their perseverance. In fact, one Connecticut dog is changing lives with her story. These days you will find Bella spending her...

Friday, Aug 18, 2017 at 07:48 PM EDT

These Pet Rescue Stories Will Warm Your Heart

These Pet Rescue Stories Will Warm Your Heart

Every year, approximately 6.5 million companion animals enter U.S. animal shelters nationwide, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Of those, nearly 1.5 million cats...

Friday, Aug 4, 2017 at 02:03 PM EDT

Find a Participating Shelter Near You

Find a Participating Shelter Near You

NBC Owned Television Stations and Telemundo are teaming up on Aug. 19, 2017 to host the third annual Clear the Shelters event, a nationwide pet adoption initiative that aims to find loving homes for animals...

Friday, Aug 18, 2017 at 06:52 PM EDT

Cardinals, St. Louis Group in Spat Over 'Rally Cat' Custody

Cardinals, St. Louis Group in Spat Over 'Rally Cat' Custody

A custody battle is brewing in St. Louis over the now-famous cat that darted across the field during a Cardinals game against Kansas City. The feral feline who interrupted the Aug. 9 game while the bases were...

Friday, Aug 18, 2017 at 04:50 PM EDT

Pit Bull Advocates Prove Their Dogs Are Lovable

Pit Bull Advocates Prove Their Dogs Are Lovable

Molly stood on a small blanket in a shopping cart. The small pup's tail wagged at near the speed of light as everyone walking by gave her a smile and pat. No one showed worry as they walked by, even though Molly...

Saturday, Aug 19, 2017 at 10:01 AM EDT

Clear the Shelters: Watch Live

Clear the Shelters: Watch Live

From coast to coast, animal shelters across the country have partnered with NBC and Telemundo owned stations to host Clear the Shelters, a nationwide pet adoption drive on Saturday, Aug. 19. Check in on some of...

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 01:25 PM EDT

Pets and Car Safety: How to Choose the Right Restraints

Pets and Car Safety: How to Choose the Right Restraints

Clear the Shelters is Saturday, and if you're planning on adopting a shelter pet, you may want to consider a safe way to get them home. With summer closing to a close, and fall and winter holidays right around...

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 11:57 AM EDT

The Luxurious Lifestyle of New York's Poshest Pooches

The Luxurious Lifestyle of New York's Poshest Pooches

Ashley and Cooper get a taste of the high life, New York style. From a five-star hotel exclusively for dogs to a puppy pool party in the Hamptons, it's clear that NYC really has gone to the dogs!

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 08:46 AM EDT

Good Human! Dog Training Is About Teaching Owners: Expert

Good Human! Dog Training Is About Teaching Owners: Expert

When it comes to training canines, one South Florida-based dog trainer says it's less about teaching the dog and more about focusing on the pet parent. Holly Blakney is a trainer at Dog Training Academy of...

Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017 at 03:28 PM EDT
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