Clear The Shelters - Saturday, August 19th

WGRZ Ch. 2 On Your Side has joined NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations’ Clear the Shelters nationwide pet adoption campaign. This is the 2nd year that WGRZ will host the popular pet adoption campaign. Launching this month and culminating with Clear the Shelters day on Saturday, August 19, the third annual nationwide pet adoption campaign will include the participation of  local animal shelters across WNY. 

It's your chance to help an animal in need find their forever home!  Visit  to find participating shelters. 

Local participating shelters include:

Erie County SPCA

Chautauqua County Humane Society

Wyoming County SPCA 

City of Buffalo Animal Shelter

Sadie's Safe Harbor Canine Rescue 

Niagara County SPCA 

Tabby Town Cat Adoption Center 


Nationwide, over 50,000 pets found their forever homes in 2016.  

Already have a pet?  You can still join in the fun.... we are asking pet owners to show their love by posting pictures of their favorite pet (past or present) and list the reasons you love your pet.  Post the pictures on Facebook, Twitter & instagram with the hashtags:  #BeOn2, #CleartheShelters, and #LoveMyPet.


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