Clear the Shelters: Full Coverage - NBC Bay Area
Clear the Shelters: Full Coverage

Clear the Shelters: Full Coverage

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

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.

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...

Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 at 10:29 PM PDT

NBC Bay Area and Telemundo 48 Team Up to Clear the Shelters

NBC Bay Area and Telemundo 48 Team Up to Clear the Shelters

NBC Bay Area and Telemundo 48 are teaming up to Clear the Shelters. It's our annual push to find hundreds of animals their forever homes.

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?

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.

Friday, Aug 16, 2019 at 07:42 AM PDT

Nearly 500 Animals Need Homes Due to Sanctuary Closure

Nearly 500 Animals Need Homes Due to Sanctuary Closure

A search is underway to find new homes for nearly 500 animals, including lions, tigers, alligators, owls and wolves, after officials announced a long-struggling Southern California sanctuary is shutting...

Monday, Aug 12, 2019 at 05:21 AM PDT

Save the Date: Help Clear the Shelters on August 17

Save the Date: Help Clear the Shelters on August 17

The dog days of summer are here and as the mercury rises, so does the spirits of shelter animals around the country. That's because Clear the Shelters is back. NBC and Telemundo stations' are teaming up...

Tuesday, Aug 13, 2019 at 12:20 PM PDT

Clear the Shelters: 'Laura Garcia' the Dog Up for Adoption

Clear the Shelters: 'Laura Garcia' the Dog Up for Adoption

"Laura Garcia" the dog is up for adoption as part of the Clear the Shelters campaign. You can find her at the San Jose Animal Care Center.

Tuesday, Aug 13, 2019 at 07:32 AM PDT

What to Know About the Algae That's Killing Dogs

What to Know About the Algae That's Killing Dogs

Temperatures soared to 96 degrees in Wilmington, North Carolina on Thursday. So, Melissa Martin and Denise Mintz gathered up their dogs Abby, Harpo and Izzy and headed to a nearby pond for a swim. Hours later...

Monday, Aug 12, 2019 at 07:05 PM PDT

Clear the Shelters: Meet Eddie the Dachshund

Clear the Shelters: Meet Eddie the Dachshund

NBC Bay Area and Telemundo 48 are working to Clear the Shelters. It's our annual campaign to help find pets their forever homes. We introduce you to a dog that loved to eat a little too much, but his new owners...

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