Tuesday, August 4, 2015

August 15 Will Be Liberating

August 15, 2015 is going to be a day that will go down in History. . . or Dogstory, if you will. WHY, you innocently ask?

Because August 15, 2015 is


You didn't hear of this? Well, in a nutshell, Clear the Shelters Day (with help from NBC and Telemundo stations) is when hundreds of shelters across the country are offering FREE or HEAVILY DISCOUNTED adoptions. Their goal???? To find all of the misplaced pets languishing in shelters GOOD LOVING HOMES. And don't we all deserve a good loving home?

The green indicates states that are taking part in
Clear the Shelters Day

This is a one day event so don't lolly-gag! I have put some INFO LINKS below so you can get up-to-the-minute information about this day in PETstory (I am gonna keep at it until I find one I like).

  1. MAIN INFO SITE - http://www.cleartheshelters.com/
  2. For New York shelters - http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/clear-the-shelters-adopt-a-pet-nbc-4-new-york-telemundo-47-315892511.html
  3. For SF Bay Area shelters - http://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local/Clear-The-Shelters-Animal-Adoption-Dogs-Cats-Pets-Event-NBC-Telemundo-315502721.html
  4. Connecticut peeps - http://www.nbcconnecticut.com/on-air/as-seen-on/Clear-the-Shelters-Register-Your-Organization-Pets-Animals-Dogs-Cats-320490042.html
  5. Texas weighs in - http://www.cleartheshelters.org/
  6. Keystone State info - http://www.philly.com/philly/blogs/phillypets/Local-shelters-to-waive-fees-for-Clear-the-Shelters-Day.html
There's a lot more. Just google CLEAR THE SHELTERS DAY and you will see many many links.

Don't let this opportunity to add to your furfamily or bring another kind of new pet into your household.

After all - this is how Molly came to be my sister.


Pug Slope said...

I hope all the animals in the shelters find good homes!


MilitaryPugWife said...

I love it!! :)

Julie said...

What a great idea , I do hope lots of doggie dos find new furever loving homes
Loves and licky kisses
Princess Leah xxx

stellaroselong said...

I wish everyone could find their forever homes, and all shelters would need to go out of business.....I wish and pray about that a lot.
stella rose

Two French Bulldogs said...

Oh that sounds like a fantastic day!
Lily & Edward