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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...

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 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...

Monday, Aug 21, 2017 at 09:49 AM EDT

How to Prepare Your Pet for the Solar Eclipse

How to Prepare Your Pet for the Solar Eclipse

Solar eclipse checklist: Perfect viewing spot? Check. Viewing glasses? If you shopped early, check. Homemade viewing box? Got it! Safety lectures for the kids? Done, done and done! Plan for the family pet? Ummm...

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...

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