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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

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019 at 10:44 AM EDT

Cat, Dog Best Friends Find 'Fur Ever' Home, Get Adopted Together

Cat, Dog Best Friends Find 'Fur Ever' Home, Get Adopted Together

A cat named Kitty and her chihuahua best friend Leila have found their "fur ever" home after being adopted by a couple at the MSPCA-Angell's animal shelter in Boston over the weekend. The MSPCA tweeted a...

Friday, Mar 22, 2019 at 08:01 AM EDT

Blind Golden Retriever Gets a 'Seeing-Eye' Puppy

Blind Golden Retriever Gets a 'Seeing-Eye' Puppy

Charlie is a blind, 11-year-old golden retriever who has turned his new puppy companion into his own tiny "seeing-eye" dog. Charlie and Maverick are two golden retrievers that are taking social media by...

Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 at 12:50 PM EDT

Labrador Retriever Most Pup-ular US Dog Breed for 28th Year

Labrador Retriever Most Pup-ular US Dog Breed for 28th Year

Labrador retrievers aren't letting go of their hold on U.S. dog lovers, but German shorthaired pointers are tugging on the top ranks of doggy popularity, according to new American Kennel Club data. Labs topped...

Friday, Mar 8, 2019 at 09:13 AM EST

700 Dogs Are Rescued From a Puppy Mill in Georgia

700 Dogs Are Rescued From a Puppy Mill in Georgia

Animal shelters from around Georgia were called in to help authorities rescue 700 dogs from a home in Valdosta. News outlets report the shelters say the dogs were kept in small cages, and many of the animals...

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019 at 09:01 PM EST

Puppy Survives Euthanasia Attempt, Finds New Family

Puppy Survives Euthanasia Attempt, Finds New Family

A 7-month-old mixed pit bull pup named Rudolph, who survived an overcrowded shelter that tried to euthanize him, has found his forever home, an animal shelter official said Tuesday. In a Jan. 16 Facebook post...

Wednesday, Aug 22, 2018 at 07:56 AM EDT

Company Offers 'Fur-ternity' Leave for New Pet Owners

Company Offers 'Fur-ternity' Leave for New Pet Owners

Connor McCarthy adopted a Goldendoodle named Bentley in May, and wanted to help his puppy settle into his new home. He says he discussed the possibility of making adjustments to his schedule with this supervisor...

Monday, Aug 20, 2018 at 12:45 PM EDT

#ClearTheShelters: Pets Find Their Forever Homes

#ClearTheShelters: Pets Find Their Forever Homes

Thousands of animals around the region have found forever homes as part of the nationwide Clear the Shelters event. As of 5 p.m. Saturday, more than 5,300 animals were adopted across New England.

Wednesday, Aug 22, 2018 at 08:40 AM EDT

Animal Lovers Across the Country Help Clear the Shelters

Animal Lovers Across the Country Help Clear the Shelters

Jose and Tammy Vega arrived at the Camden County Animal Shelter in New Jersey early Saturday morning in search of a four-legged companion. The couple, who was first in line at the facility for its Clear the...

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 10:36 PM EDT

Celebs Support Clear the Shelters Day

Celebs Support Clear the Shelters Day

Celebrities are hailing Clear the Shelters Day and celebrating the more than 76,000 pets that have found forever homes during the nationwide animal adoption campaign today. Celebs, such as Ellen DeGeneres,...

Monday, Aug 20, 2018 at 12:42 PM EDT
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