Animal shelters across the country will come together August 19 for Clear the Shelters, a nationwide pet adoption initiative that aims to connect animals in need with loving new families. More than 53,000 pets were adopted from 400 shelters during last year's event.
Clear the Shelters: Find a Participating Shelter Near You
About Clear the Shelters
Nearly 700 shelters across the country are teaming up with NBC Owned Television Stations and Telemundo for Clear the Shelters, a nationwide pet adoption drive on Saturday, August 19 that helps find loving homes for animals in need. Over 50,000 pets found their forever homes in 2016.