Finding Forever Homes on August 19, 2017

Talking Animals, Clear the Shelters With The Dodo

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About Clear the Shelters

NBC and Telemundo owned stations are teaming up with hundreds of shelters across the country to host Clear the Shelters, a nationwide pet adoption drive on Saturday, August 19 to help find loving homes for animals in need. Over 50,000 pets found their forever homes in 2016.



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    Cat Greenleaf chats with Kelly Burke, The Dodo's head of social, about the company’s mission to make caring about animals a mainstream viral cause, her favorite viral animal videos, and NBC's Clear the Shelters initiative. (Published Friday, July 15, 2016)

    Talk Stoop's Cat Greenleaf talks with Kelly Burke from TheDodo.com, the largest publisher of animal content on social media. They discuss the company's mission, what makes for the most compelling stories, how The Dodo has reached the astonishing metric of over 500 million video views and its partnership with NBC for Clear the Shelters, a nationwide pet adoption initiative set for July 23.