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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

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 11:33 PM PDT

More than 1,100 Bay Area Animals Find Their Forever Homes

More than 1,100 Bay Area Animals Find Their Forever Homes

Cats, dogs, rabbits and other animals, young and old, are waiting to be adopted into forever homes in the Bay Area on Saturday as a part of NBC Bay Area's #ClearTheShelters adoption initiative. Holly, a sweet...

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 07:01 AM PDT

Clear the Shelters: Watch Live

Clear the Shelters: Watch Live

From coast to coast, animal shelters across the country have partnered with NBC and Telemundo owned stations to host Clear the Shelters, a nationwide pet adoption drive on Saturday, Aug. 18. Check in on some of...

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 01:55 PM PDT

Clear the Shelters: Adoptable Pets Named After Our News Team

Several organizations participating in our fourth annual Clear the Shelters event...View gallery

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  • CTS-Laura
  • CTS-Marcus
Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 12:38 PM PDT

Shelter Pups Get Celebrity Treatment at Vanderpump Dogs

Shelter Pups Get Celebrity Treatment at Vanderpump Dogs

Reality TV star Lisa Vanderpump is well-known on the ”Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" for two things: an affinity to all things pink and a soft spot for animals. Her love for her four-legged companions...

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 03:00 PM PDT

#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.

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 06:33 AM PDT

Go Inside a Cat Café: A 360 VR Experience

Go Inside a Cat Café: A 360 VR Experience

No cats in your home or cat cafés in your city? Do the next best thing - put yourself in "Koneko," a Manhattan-based cat café fostering cats from the Angellico Cat Rescue. You'll have to grab your own cup of...

Sunday, Aug 19, 2018 at 04:55 PM PDT

Va. Couple Thanks Clear the Shelters for Giving Them Their 'Son'

Va. Couple Thanks Clear the Shelters for Giving Them Their 'Son'

At 10 years old, senior dog Odysseus had been living at D.C.'s Humane Rescue Alliance for six months before he struck gold: a new home with a pair of newlyweds. Tammy and Michael Garrett adopted him at last...

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2018 at 01:00 PM PDT

Doggy DNA: Could Your Bulldog Be Part Chihuahua?

Doggy DNA: Could Your Bulldog Be Part Chihuahua?

If you've ever wanted to know more about your furry family member and where they came from, a dog DNA testing kit could help. When Amanda Olafsoon of Massachusetts adopted her dog Luna, she knew that the pooch...

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 06:26 PM PDT

Dogtographer Helps Shelter Pets Unleash Their Best Features

Dogtographer Helps Shelter Pets Unleash Their Best Features

Kaylee Greer has found a way to do what she loves — and be successful. The 33-year-old North Reading, Massachusetts native is an internationally acclaimed canine photographer, traveling the world shooting dogs...

Tuesday, Aug 14, 2018 at 09:48 AM PDT

Shelter Dog-Turned-Model Is 'Living His Best Life Ever'

Shelter Dog-Turned-Model Is 'Living His Best Life Ever'

Tuco the Japanese Mastiff mix may be a supermodel on the rise, but his life hasn’t always been glitz and glamour. Tuco’s wags-to-riches story began in Texas at the Arlington Animal Services after he was...

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