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WRAL Clear the Shelters
August 19, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pmFree
We’re teaming up with WRAL-TV and shelters around the Triangle for a very special event: Clear the Shelters! On Saturday, August 19 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., we’re waiving ALL adoption fees! Our goal is to give every single cat in our shelter a loving forever home by the end of the day.
Founded in 1994, SAFE Haven for Cats is Raleigh’s no-kill shelter just for cats and low cost spay/neuter clinic. Located in North Raleigh, SAFE Haven has orchestrated the adoptions of more than 7,600 cats and kittens and spayed or neutered over 21,500 animals in their clinic.
This is part of WRAL-TV’s Clear the Shelters event which is a nation-wide effort to find homes for every shelter animal. WRAL-TV, in partnership with the Humane Society of the U.S., has teamed up with eight local animal shelters to host Clear the Shelters, the second annual nationwide pet adoption drive. Each shelter will waive adoption fees as part of the nationwide NBCUniversal Clear the Shelters initiative.
Join in the fun of the day!
- Visit WRAL-TV to access more information about Clear the Shelters, including the full list of local participating animal shelters
- A real-time pet “Adoption Tracker” – posted on com – will record the total number of pets that are adopted across all participating markets
- Use the hashtag #ClearTheShelters to follow the effort on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Spanish-language viewers can use the hashtag #DesocuparLosAlbergues