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Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Telemundo Houston announces Clear the Shelters 2018

More than 37 animal shelters and rescues from the greater Houston area will offer low cost or waived adoption fees on August 18

KTMD Anchor Crystal Ayala, Sports Director Ubaldo Martinez, and Lead Meteorologist Carlos Robles

HOUSTON, TX – (August 15, 2018) – Telemundo Houston KTMD announced the return of its popular pet adoption drive Clear the Shelters™.

Launching in August and culminating with Clear the Shelters™ day on Saturday, August 18, the station’s fourth annual Clear the Shelters™ pet adoption initiative will include the participation of more than 37 local animal shelters and rescues from the Houston area. On August 18, animal shelters and rescues will offer low cost or waived pet adoption fees to help families adopt a new pet.

Last year, more than 3,000 local pets found new homes. Nationally, NBC and Telemundo stations’ Clear the Shelters™ effort has resulted in more than 165,000 pet adoptions since 2015.

For more information about the station’s pet adoption campaign, visit You can also follow the effort on social media by using the hashtag #CleartheShelters. To access information in Spanish, please visit and follow #DesocuparlosAlbergues.

Clear the Shelters™ is an initiative spearheaded by NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations, a division of NBCUniversal. Clear the Shelters™ is sponsored nationally by Cat’s Pride® and Hill’s Pet Nutrition.

(This post was taken from a release sent to me by KTMD)

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