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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

Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 05:33 PM EDT

Marine Reunites With Stray Dogs He Adopted From Iraq

Marine Reunites With Stray Dogs He Adopted From Iraq

A local Marine was reunited Wednesday with three stray dogs he fell in love with while deployed in Iraq.

Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 06:20 PM EDT

Soldier Reunites With Dog She Rescued During Iraq Deployment

Soldier Reunites With Dog She Rescued During Iraq Deployment

It was a reunion seven months in the making – and one that had tails waging and tears flowing inside a Florida airport. U.S. Army Reserve Sgt. Tracy McKithern reunited Wednesday with a dog she rescued as a...

Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 07:13 PM EDT

Shelter Founder Shares Photo of Death Row Dog's 'Freedom Ride'

Shelter Founder Shares Photo of Death Row Dog's 'Freedom Ride'

“This is why we rescue.” It’s a fitting caption for a photo melting animal lovers’ hearts across the country - A beagle once on the brink of euthanasia seen snuggling next to its rescuer on an inspiring...

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 08:39 PM EDT

Save the Date: Help Clear the Shelters on August 18

Save the Date: Help Clear the Shelters on August 18

In honor of National Adopt A Shelter Pet Day, which aims to bring awareness to the nation’s animal-homelessness crisis, we’d like to remind you that on Aug. 18, NBC and Telemundo stations across the country will...

Thursday, Apr 12, 2018 at 06:36 PM EDT

Man on Canine Crusade Crosses Country With Pack of Dogs

Man on Canine Crusade Crosses Country With Pack of Dogs

Lee Asher is motoring cross-country in a battleship gray RV with seven friends. Six of them — Lillie, Bo-Bo, Cali, Stella, Molly and Butters — don't drive or chip in for gasoline. But they always want to...

Thursday, Mar 15, 2018 at 09:00 AM EDT

Husky Who Went Missing in 2013 Reunites With Owner

Husky Who Went Missing in 2013 Reunites With Owner

A 7-year-old Siberian Husky who was taken from her owner's New Mexico residence five years ago and ended up in Riverside, California, will be heading home for a happy reunion with the family that had given...

Saturday, Aug 19, 2017 at 08:55 PM EDT

Clear the Shelters: More Than 60K Pets Adopted Across the US

Clear the Shelters: More Than 60K Pets Adopted Across the US

Clear the Shelters, the third annual pet adoption drive sponsored by the NBC- and Telemundo-owned television stations, culminated Saturday with more than 900 shelters participating in 76 communities across...

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 06:00 PM EDT

#LoveMyPet: Share Your Love

#LoveMyPet: Share Your Love

Share a photo of your pet to support our adoption drive on Aug. 19 and help animals in need find loving homes.

Saturday, Aug 19, 2017 at 06:39 PM EDT

Having a 'Breed Reveal Party' for Your Rescue Dog

Having a 'Breed Reveal Party' for Your Rescue Dog

Did you rescue a pet at Clear the Shelters this weekend? How about having a breed reveal party? My husband and I adopted our pup, Rosie, after working Clear the Shelters last year. We adore her and people are...

Saturday, Aug 19, 2017 at 05:51 PM EDT

Man Who Adopted Dog With Heart Murmur: I Have One Too!

Man Who Adopted Dog With Heart Murmur: I Have One Too!

Each of the more than 47,000 pets adopted as part of this year's Clear the Shelters event has a special story, and this is no exception. A man named John arrived at the Bergen County Animal Shelter in New...

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