PEGGY ADAMS ANIMAL RESCUE LEAGUE TEAMS UP WITH TELEMUNDO 51 TO HOST
SECOND ANNUAL PET ADOPTION DRIVE
– CLEAR THE SHELTERS – ON SATURDAY, JULY 23
West Palm Beach, FL – (July 15, 2016) – Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League today announced that it has teamed up with Telemundo 51 to host NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations’ Clear the Shelters second annual nationwide pet adoption drive. Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League will offer the public fee waived adoptions on Saturday, July 23, as part of the nationwide Clear the Shelters initiative that seeks to find new homes for homeless pets.
"We are excited to team up with Telemundo 51 to be a part of the Clear the Shelters second annual nationwide pet adoption drive," said Rich Anderson Executive Director & CEO of Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League. "Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is committed to finding forever homes for all of our animals and now is the perfect time to stop by the League if you are thinking of adding a new member to your family. "
This year’s Clear the Shelters event comes after last year’s highly successful inaugural effort, which resulted in nearly 20,000 pets finding new homes through an unprecedented partnership between the NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations and hundreds of animal shelters located all across the country and in Puerto Rico. The nationwide day of action literally emptied dozens of animal shelters across the country and inspired local communities to take action and open their homes to animals in need.
WHAT: Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League to participate as an official Clear the Shelters partner alongside Telemundo 51. Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League to offer Fee Waived Adoptions
WHEN: Saturday, July 23 from 9am to 6pm
WHERE: 3100/3200 North Military Trail, West Palm Beach, FL 33409
INFO: Viewers can visit Telemundo51.com to access more information about Clear the Shelters, including the full list of local participating animal shelters
ADOPTION: A real-time pet “Adoption Tracker” – posted on ClearTheShelters.com – will record the
TRACKER total number of pets that are adopted across all participating markets
SOCIAL: Use #ClearTheShelters to follow the effort on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Clear the Shelters themed Snapchat filters will be activated on July 23. Spanish-language viewers can use #DesocuparLosAlbergues
The League will also have Early Bird Adoption Specials from 9am to 1pm, which include:
- Free 6 months Flee medication for cat/kitten adopted $70.00 value
- Free cat travel cat carrier $40 value *While supplies last
- Free 6 months Heartworm medication for dog/puppy adopted $60.00 value
- First 50 adopters receive a gift bag $50.00 value
- 2 gift baskets (1 cat, 1 dog) every adopters entered into drawing $150.00 value each
All Day Specials include:
· 15% off all Boutique *exclusion apply
- DNA test kits on sale for $55.00 regular $65.00 *Quantities are limited
- All adopters receive free Science Diet starter kit
- Free Basic Training and Socialization Class for dogs/puppy
- Free “Clean Start” for dogs, adopted provided by Scenthound * $35.00 value
- Free 30 day pet insurance to all adopters provided by petfirst
- Registered microchip $9.99 regular price $25.00
- Waffle Wagon food truck 9:00am -2pm
****Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League will offer the public fee waived adoptions on Saturday, July 23, as part of the nationwide Clear the Shelters initiative that seeks to find new homes for homeless pets.
The only cost to adopters on this day is the $20 license fee required by Palm Beach County.
About Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League
The Mission of the Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League of the Palm Beaches, Incorporated is to provide shelter to lost, homeless and unwanted animals, to provide spay and neuter and other medical services for companion animals, and to care for, protect, and find quality homes for homeless and neglected companion animals, to advocate animal welfare, community involvement and education to further the bond between people and animals. For more information, visit www.PeggyAdams.org.
The League is an independent nonprofit animal rescue organization operating continuously since 1925.
Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League’s adoption center is open daily from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. For additional information, visit PeggyAdams.org or call 561.686.3663.