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2017 Clear the Shelters

August 19 @ 9:00 am - 6:30 pm


9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at numerous animal shelters, including those in Lewisville, Denton, Farmers Branch, Flower Mound, Grapevine, Little Elm, Highland Village and Carrollton. Each location’s hours of operation vary. Some shelters have extended their hours for the event. See below for details.

All adoption fees will be waived at the fourth annual Clear the Shelters. This nationwide event resulted in more than 53,000 adoptions from more than 700 shelters in 2016. Last year in North Texas, more than 7,000 pets from 66 shelters found homes.

Kittens nap in a crate at Lewisville’s animal shelter. (Photo by Christina Ulsh)

Rescue a furry companion and help clear the shelters.

Here are the times and locations for nearby adoption centers:

Lewisville – Gene Carey Animal Shelter and Adoption Center
995 E Valley Ridge Blvd., Lewisville, TX, 75057
9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Cane Rosso Rescue
1421 Main St., Carrollton, TX 75006
9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Carrollton Animal Adoption Center
2247 Sandy Lake Road, Carrollton, TX 75006
9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Dallas Animal Services
1818 N. Westmoreland Road, Dallas TX 75212
9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

SPCA of Texas – Jan Rees-Jones Animal Care Center
2400 Lone Star Dr., Dallas, TX 75212
9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Denton – Linda Mcnatt Animal Adoption Center
3717 N. Elm St., Denton, TX 76207
9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Farmers Branch Animal Adoption Center
3727 Valley View Ln., Farmers Branch, TX 75244
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Flower Mound Animal Adoption Center
3950 Justin Road, Flower Mound, TX 75028
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Grapevine Animal Services
500 Shady Brook Drive, Grapevine, TX 76051
9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Highland Village Animal Shelter
2810 Justin Road (behind Animal Medical Center), Highland Village, TX 75077
9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Town of Little Elm Animal Services
1605 Mark Tree Lane, Little Elm, TX 75068
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

To see other participating shelters, go to www.cleartheshelters.org


Lewisville Animal Shelter and Adoption Center
995 E. Valley Ridge Blvd.
Lewisville, TX 75057 United States
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(972) 219-3478