Latest Guides

Non-Profits News

Pasadena Humane Joins NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations’ Clear the Shelters “Adopt & Donate” Campaign

Visit To Find Out How You Can Adopt A Pet Virtually Or Donate Online To Help A Shelter Near You

Published on Friday, July 31, 2020 | 11:35 am

Pasadena Humane has joined NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations’ Clear the Shelters™ 2020 pet adoption campaign throughout August.

To help individuals and communities continue to practice safe social distancing measures, this year’s initiative will feature virtual pet adoptions.

This is the sixth consecutive year that NBC and Telemundo owned stations present their popular pet adoption campaign to communities nationwide in partnership with affiliate stations and shelters/rescues. Since 2015, NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations’ Clear The Shelters campaign has helped more than 410,00 pets find new homes. Visit for more information.

“Matching pets with people is at the core of our mission at Pasadena Humane. Because of Clear the Shelters, we’ve been able to place hundreds of animals into loving homes over the years, and we’re excited to partner again this August,” says Dia DuVernet, President & CEO at Pasadena Humane.

This year’s Clear The Shelters’ “Adopt & Donate” campaign features returning partners WeRescue and, and new partner 24PetWatch.

Users can use the WeRescue iOS app to locate adoptable pets near their zip code, submit their pet adoption applications through shelters’ websites, and ask questions directly to shelters. Individuals who are interested in donating to a shelter/rescue, please visit’s Clear The Shelters donation site

Also, 24PetWatch is enabling shelters to increase their exposure through, a free website providing a full list of participating shelters and their adoptable pets along with a link to contact them.

Follow the effort on Twitter @ClearTheShelter, and on social media using the hashtags #ClearTheShelters and #DesocuparLosAlbergues.

Pasadena Humane is a donor-supported, non-profit organization that provides animal care and services for homeless and owned animals in the Greater Los Angeles Area.

The animals in its care come from 11 animal control contract areas, as well as partner shelters across the Los Angeles-area and beyond. Pasadena Humane also offers lifesaving programs and services to the community that support the human-animal bond and keep pets in homes. To learn more, visit:

Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.

Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m.

Make a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *