Clear the Shelters: Full Coverage - NBC 7 San Diego
Clear the Shelters: Full Coverage

Clear the Shelters: Full Coverage

Full coverage of Clear the Shelters, a nationwide pet adoption event Aug. 17

Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 at 07:33 AM PDT

You Want To Be a New Pet Owner. Now What?

You Want To Be a New Pet Owner. Now What?

You've seen that doggie in the window and fell in love—but you've never raised a dog before. Or a cat. Or a hamster. You've never even had a bowl of goldfish as a kid. Now what?

Thursday, Aug 22, 2019 at 10:04 AM PDT

Kelly Clarkson to Host Clear the Shelters TV Special

Kelly Clarkson to Host Clear the Shelters TV Special

Grammy award-winning artist Kelly Clarkson will host this year's Clear the Shelters special, a 30-minute show recapping the NBC and Telemundo stations annual pet adoption drive. The program will air on NBC...

Thursday, Aug 22, 2019 at 09:58 AM PDT

Conn. Shelter Finds Forever Homes for All But One Cat

Conn. Shelter Finds Forever Homes for All But One Cat

The NBC and Telemundo stations' Clear the Shelters event over the weekend was a huge success, with more than 118,000 pets adopted from over 2,000 participating shelters nationwide. In Connecticut, 29 shelters...

Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 at 12:36 PM PDT
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By Christina Bravo

NBC 7 Viewers, Staff Share Adoption Stories to Inspire

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  • [UGCDGO-CJ-pets]Mousse and Luci
  • [UGCDGO-CJ-pets]2019 Rescued pet
  • [UGCDGO-CJ-pets]2019 Millie // Clear The Shelters
Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 at 07:06 PM PDT

'Instant Love': Shelters Cleared as Pets Find Forever Homes

'Instant Love': Shelters Cleared as Pets Find Forever Homes

Clear the Shelters, the fifth annual pet adoption drive sponsored by NBC and Telemundo stations, culminated Saturday with more than 2,000 shelters participating in dozens of communities across the country....

Friday, Aug 16, 2019 at 09:33 PM PDT

Cat Overlooked in 2018 Clear the Shelters Still Needs Home

Cat Overlooked in 2018 Clear the Shelters Still Needs Home

A Chicago-area shelter is hoping to find a home for a beloved cat, the only animal to ever be featured in two Clear the Shelters events at the facility.

Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 at 09:26 AM PDT

Help NBC 7 & T20 Clear the Shelters

Help NBC 7 & T20 Clear the Shelters

NBC 7 and Telemundo 20 are joining forces with San Diego County animal shelters and rescue centers on Saturday, August 17, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. to find as many animals as possible their forever homes.

Friday, Aug 16, 2019 at 11:08 AM PDT

'Super Friendly' No-Leash Dog Parks in San Diego

'Super Friendly' No-Leash Dog Parks in San Diego

One of the largest pet adoption events in the country is right around the corner, but what happens after the animals find their forever homes?

Friday, Aug 16, 2019 at 10:24 AM PDT

Greater Good: LA Shelter's Oldest Resident Gets Kennel Makeover

Greater Good: LA Shelter's Oldest Resident Gets Kennel Makeover

Lili is the longest resident dog at Santa Paula Animal Rescue Center, the tummy-rub-loving white bulldog mix has been waiting for her fur-ever home for 6 years. The shelter was surprised with $10,000 on Tuesday...

Friday, Aug 16, 2019 at 06:17 PM PDT

How You Can Help a Shelter Even If You Can't Adopt

How You Can Help a Shelter Even If You Can't Adopt

Want to help your furry friends without the responsibility of owning a pet? Here's how you can help your local animal shelter even if you can't adopt a pet.

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