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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. 17

Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 at 02:58 PM EDT

Max the Dog Finds a Forever Family at NY Adoption Event

Max the Dog Finds a Forever Family at NY Adoption Event

A dog named Max found a forever family at the Humane Society of Westchester on Saturday as part of this year's Clear the Shelters event.

Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 at 10:00 AM EDT

Clear the Shelters Kicks Off On Long Island

Clear the Shelters Kicks Off On Long Island

The Town of Islip Animal Shelter in Bay Shore is gearing up for what it hopes will be a very busy day of adoptions as part of this year's Clear the Shelters event. Greg Cergol reports.

Sunday, Aug 18, 2019 at 09:56 AM EDT

5th Annual Clear the Shelters Sets Tri-State Record

5th Annual Clear the Shelters Sets Tri-State Record

The fifth annual Clear the Shelters drive set a new record for the tri-state area, with more than 12,000 adoptions recorded across the region for the first time ever. Janice Huff reports.

Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 at 01:30 PM EDT

Adopt a Cat at the Humane Society of Westchester

Adopt a Cat at the Humane Society of Westchester

News 4's Natalie Pasquarella and Stefan Holt are at the Humane Society of Westchester, where pets are up for adoption as part of this year's Clear the Shelters event.

Sunday, Aug 18, 2019 at 10:17 AM EDT

Clear the Shelters Is Saturday! How to Find One Near You

Clear the Shelters Is Saturday! How to Find One Near You

NBC 4 New York and Telemundo are helping pets in need find loving homes Saturday with our fifth annual Clear the Shelters drive, a national effort that has seen hundreds of thousands of pets adopted over the...

Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 at 10:40 AM EDT

Meet 'Gary,' One of the Pets Up for Adoption on Long Island

Meet 'Gary,' One of the Pets Up for Adoption on Long Island

Greg Cergol speaks with Town of Islip Animal Shelter supervisor Teri Giacalone about Gary, a German Shepherd Pitbull Mix who has been at the shelter since 2017 and is up for adoption as part of this year's Clear...

Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 at 12:33 AM EDT

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 12:33 AM EDT

Why Research Is Important Before Adopting a New Pet

Why Research Is Important Before Adopting a New Pet

Hundreds of pets will be available to be adopted at shelters all across the tri-state, and it's important to do some research before you choose what kind of dog or cat (or whatever animal) to add to your family....

Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 at 12:34 AM EDT

Why Adopting a Pet Saves 2 Animals: Clear the Shelters

Why Adopting a Pet Saves 2 Animals: Clear the Shelters

Ahead of the Clear the Shelters event Saturday, North Shore Animal League America kennel manager Rachael Rudman tells Lauren Scala why adopting one saves two.

Friday, Aug 16, 2019 at 01:24 PM EDT

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...

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