Port Washington, NY - July 22, 2016 - North Shore Animal League America is teaming up with NBC 4 New York / WNBC and Telemundo 47 / WNJU host NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations’ for Clear the Shelters second annual nationwide pet adoption drive. Animal League America is offering a donation only adoption special on all dogs, cats, puppies and kittens for all approved adopters on Saturday, July 23rd from 10 am – 10 pm, as part of the nationwide Clear the Shelters initiative that seeks to find new homes for homeless pets.
This year’s Clear the Shelters event comes after last year’s highly successful inaugural effort, which resulted in nearly 20,000 pets finding new homes through an unprecedented partnership between the NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations and hundreds of animal shelters located all across the country and in Puerto Rico. The nationwide day of action literally emptied dozens of animal shelters across the country and inspired local communities to take action and open their homes to animals in need.
What: North Shore Animal League America to participate as an official Clear the Shelters partner alongside NBC 4 New York / WNBC and Telemundo 47 / WNJU. Animal League America is offering a donation only adoption special on all dogs, cats, puppies and kittens for all approved adopters.
When: Saturday, July 23rd from 10 am – 10 pm
Where: North Shore Animal League America, 25 Davis Avenue, Port Washington, NY 11050
Info: Viewers can visit NBCNewYork.com and Telemundo47.com to access more information about Clear the Shelters, including the full list of local participating animal shelters
Adoption Tracker: A real-time pet “Adoption Tracker” – posted on ClearTheShelters.com – will record the total number of pets that are adopted across all participating markets
About North Shore Animal League America
Animal League America has saved more than 1,000,000 lives. As the world’s largest no-kill rescue and adoption organization, we understand that a rescue isn’t complete until each animal is placed into a loving home. Our innovative programs provide education to reduce animal cruelty and advance standards in animal welfare. We reach across the country to rescue animals from overcrowded shelters, unwanted litters, puppy mills, natural disasters and other emergencies and find them permanent, loving homes.