FCVC loves supporting those opportunities to bring animals out of shelters into loving homes. In advance of this weekends nationwide Clear the Shelters 2019 event, we wanted to tell you who is doing what this weekend:
Clear the Shelters 2019 Event
From the Clear The Shelters page,
That’s because Clear the Shelters is back. NBC and Telemundo stations’ are teaming up with adoption facilities nationwide on Aug. 17 for the fifth annual animal adoption drive.
More than 1,400 shelters and rescues have already registered to participate in this year’s campaign.
“Clear The Shelters 2019 is a summer tradition that communities everywhere look forward to,” said Valari Staab, President, NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations. “We’re proud to join with animal welfare centers and rescues, as well as our affiliate station partners and sponsors, [Cat’s Pride, Hill’s Pet Nutrition and our digital media partner The Dodo] to present this annual event that celebrates animals and helps shelters match families with their new furry best friend,”
This year, Grammy award-winning artist Kelly Clarkson will host the 30-minute program recapping the Clear the Shelters campaign.
The ASPCA is holding a “Clear the Shelters 2019” event at their facilities and encouraging everyone to take the opportunity to adopt!
Petsmart Charities is also involved, with the “Clear the Shelters 2019” event inviting adoptions at all their Petsmart stores:
If you want to check out one of the 17,000 shelters in the USA that are part of the Adopt-a-Pet network, you can do so using with the widget on our site (you can find it on our home page, too):
It isn’t often you can adopt a pet with no adoption fees. If you have been thinking about adopting a dog, cat or other type of pet, check out this event.