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Clear the Shelters™ at the Potter League

August 1, 2023 @ 10:00 am - August 31, 2023 @ 5:00 pm

August is Clear The Shelters™ month here at the Potter League!
In partnership with NBCUniversal Local, Greater Good CharitiesThe Animal Rescue Site, and Hill’s Pet Nutrition, join the Potter League for a month-long adoption campaign from August 1 – August 31 for discounted adoption fees, and on Saturday, August 27 & Sunday, August 28 for a discounted adoption event for all available animals, including dogs, cats, kittens, and critters! On-site adoptions will be available with no appointment necessary. Since 2015, NBCUniversal’s Clear The Shelters campaign has helped more than 860,000 pets nationwide find new homes.
For the month-long adoption event, at the time of your adoption, you get to Spin to Win! From August 1 – August 31, spin the prize wheel for a chance to win a special adoption fee or promo prize! Prizes include 15%, 25% or 50% off adoption fees!
One spin per adoption. Promotion prize only valid day of spin.

Visit www.cleartheshelters.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.

Social: Use the hashtags #CleartheShelters and #potterleagueCTS22 to follow the effort on social media.

About Clear The Shelters
Clear The Shelters™ / Desocupar Los Albergues® is an annual, nationwide pet adoption campaign that is spearheaded by NBCUniversal Local, a division of NBCUniversal. Every year, NBCUniversal Local’s NBC and Telemundo owned stations, plus affiliated stations, partner with animal shelters and rescues in their communities promote pet adoption and raise needed funds. NBCUniversal Local’s Clear The Shelters campaign was inspired by a 2014 North Texas pet adoption event hosted by NBC 5 / KXAS and Telemundo 39 / KXTX and dozens of area shelters that resulted in the most adopted pets in one day for North Texas. Since 2015, Clear The Shelters pet adoption campaign has resulted in more than 860,000 pet adoptions. Visit ClearTheShelters.com and DesocuparLosAlbergues.com for more information.

About NBCUniversal Local
NBCUniversal Local is NBCUniversal’s local media division that delivers English and Spanish-speakers and bilingual audiences in 31 U.S. markets and Puerto Rico, the very best in local sports, news, weather, consumer and investigative reporting, and lifestyle entertainment across any platform and screen. NBCUniversal Local is comprised of three individual media groups including the NBC Owned Television Stations, the NBC Sports Regional Networks and the Telemundo Station Group. The division is also home to multicast networks LX News, COZI TV and TeleXitos, the regional cable news network NECN, a MeTV station, as well as NBC Spot On, an advanced video advertising business designed for local/regional CTV and OTT advertisers and several in-house companies including production company LXTV, marketing and promotions company Skycastle, its out-of-home business NBC Everywhere, and the Arthouse, a graphics design group. With five regional sports networks and 43 NBC and Telemundo stations serving 38 percent of U.S. homes, NBCUniversal Local is the only network-owned local media division that is home to the largest bilingual local newsrooms within the country’s top 10 TV markets. NBCUniversal Local’s stations and networks serve diverse audiences and communities across linear, streaming, OTT, digital web, mobile and audio, and cable platforms and work together to keep local audiences informed anytime and anywhere. For more information, visit NBCUniversal.com.

About Hill’s Pet Nutrition
Founded 75 years ago with an unwavering commitment to science-led pet nutrition, Hill’s Pet Nutrition is on a mission to help enrich and lengthen the special relationships between people and their pets. Hill’s is dedicated to pioneering research for dogs and cats using a scientific understanding of their specific needs. As a leading veterinarian recommended pet food brand, knowledge is our first ingredient with 220+ veterinarians, PhD nutritionists and food scientists working to develop breakthrough innovations in pet health. Hill’s Prescription Diet therapeutic nutrition plus our everyday wellness product line, Hill’s Science Diet, are sold at vet clinics and pet specialty retailers worldwide. For more information about our products and nutritional philosophy, visit HillsPet.com.


August 1, 2023 @ 10:00 am
August 31, 2023 @ 5:00 pm
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Kara Montalbano


Potter League for Animals
87 Oliphant Lane
Middletown, RI 02842 United States
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