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
CLEAR THE SHELTERS DAY!
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).
- MAIN INFO SITE - http://www.cleartheshelters.com/
- For New York shelters - http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/clear-the-shelters-adopt-a-pet-nbc-4-new-york-telemundo-47-315892511.html
- For SF Bay Area shelters - http://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local/Clear-The-Shelters-Animal-Adoption-Dogs-Cats-Pets-Event-NBC-Telemundo-315502721.html
- Connecticut peeps - http://www.nbcconnecticut.com/on-air/as-seen-on/Clear-the-Shelters-Register-Your-Organization-Pets-Animals-Dogs-Cats-320490042.html
- Texas weighs in - http://www.cleartheshelters.org/
- 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.