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Oct 08, 2014, 08:00 ET
NORTH SHORE ANIMAL LEAGUE AMERICA PRESENTS TEN HEALTH TIPS FOR YOUR PET'S WELL-BEING IN HONOR OF NATIONAL PET OBESITY AWARENESS DAY (PRNewsFoto/North Shore Animal League)

North Shore Animal League America Presents Ten Health Tips For Your Pet's Well-Being In Honor Of National Pet Obesity Awareness Day

Over 50% of pets are considered overweight or obese, with numbers climbing steadily.  Just as with people, pet obesity has become an epidemic...

May 28, 2014, 08:00 ET
North Shore Animal League America celebrates 20 years of world-wide Pet Adoptathon(R)! Over 2,000 shelters in 50 states, Puerto Rico, and eight international territories will join together for Pet Adoptathon Month in June, in an effort to raise awareness for shelter animals and save more lives. Pet Adoptathon is generously sponsored by Purina(R). www.animalleague.org/petadoptathon2014 (PRNewsFoto/North Shore Animal League Ame...)

North Shore Animal League America Celebrates 20 Years Of World-Wide Pet Adoptathon®!

North Shore Animal League America – the world's largest no-kill rescue and adoption organization – announced that over 2,000 shelters...

May 16, 2014, 07:30 ET

North Shore Animal League America Completes Largest National Cooperative Mobile Animal Adoption Initiative In History

 North Shore Animal League America, in partnership with PURINA®, will make the final stop of its annual national cooperative life-saving...

Nov 05, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Animal League America's Celebrity Gala, Led by Honorary Gala Chairs Beth & Howard Stern, Honors Animal Advocate Rachael Ray & Features a Special Performance by Dixie Chicks Lead Singer Natalie Maines

Hosted by Hot 97's Peter Rosenberg, Featuring Additional Performances by America's Got Talent Sensations Tom Cotter & Kid the Wiz North...

Sep 19, 2013, 10:32 ET
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Animal Advocates and Adopters Beth and Howard Stern Resolve to Help Save Animals' Lives in 2014 with Commemorative Calendar in Support of Expanding North Shore Animal League America's No-Kill Mission

Calendar Features Beth and Adoptable Pets, Photography by Howard In Support of Bianca's Furry Friends  North Shore Animal League America...

Jun 25, 2013, 18:40 ET
Stop Bullying Before It Starts! Go to: education.muttigrees.org.  (PRNewsFoto/North Shore Animal League America)

Actress Renee Felice Smith Reaches Out To A Young Generation To Help Save The Lives Of Homeless Pets By Filming A Public Service Announcement Introducing The Mutt-i-grees® Curriculum

There was a lot of excitement on the campus of North Shore Animal League America's national adoption headquarters in New York when Renee Felice...

May 24, 2013, 11:00 ET
Winners of the Mutt-i-grees(R) "America Adopts" PSA Contest are in! The PSA Contest, a nationwide initiative to raise awareness of the availability and desirability of adoptable pets, known as Mutt-i-grees, reflects the essence of the Mutt-i-grees Curriculum; a unique approach that teaches children to make responsible choices. Students across the country submitted creative PSAs encouraging Americans to adopt from their local shelter or rescue group.  The top winners are The Arch Ford Early Educational Program from Conway, AR; Eagle Crest Early Elementary School from Longmont, CO and Brookhaven Technical Center from Bellport, NY.  View all the winning videos: www.education.muttigrees.org.  (PRNewsFoto/North Shore Animal League America)

Scooby-Doo, Publishers Clearing House And North Shore Animal League America Announce The First Prize Winners Of The 3rd Annual Mutt-i-grees® "America Adopts" PSA Contest

 The results are in! The competition was fierce, but after reviewing PSA entries from across the country, the national First Place Prize...

May 15, 2013, 11:35 ET
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MTV Personality Vinny Guadagnino Joins Animal Shelters and Rescue Organizations Across the Globe for the 19th Annual Pet Adoptathon®

 North Shore Animal League America – Home of the Mutt-i-gree® and the world's largest no-kill rescue and adoption organization...

May 08, 2013, 09:30 ET
North Shore Animal League America, in partnership with Purina One(r), will make the final stop for its annual national cooperative life-saving adoption event, Tour For Life, with a Grand Finale celebration in Times Square. Working with more than 100 shelter and rescue groups in 51 cities in 26 states, these "shelters on wheels" covered over 17,000 miles and helped save the lives of over 2,000 animals across the country through humane education and mobile adoption events.  (PRNewsFoto/North Shore Animal League America)

North Shore Animal League America Completes Largest National Cooperative Mobile Animal Adoption Initiative In History

North Shore Animal League America, in partnership with Purina ONE® brand pet food, will make the final stop of its annual national...

Apr 09, 2013, 10:00 ET
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1-855-MUTT-I-GREE® Vehicle Donation Program -- An "Auto"-matic Way To Help Animal League America Save Pets' Lives

Donate Your Car and Save the Life of a Mutt-i-gree Individuals who find themselves with vehicles they no longer need may want to think twice...

Feb 27, 2013, 08:30 ET
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NCIS: Los Angeles Actress Renee Felice Smith Joins North Shore Animal League America As National Spokesperson For Its 2013 Tour For Life®

NATIONAL COOPERATIVE CROSS-COUNTRY MISSION WILL TRAVEL TO 51 CITIES & 27 STATES TO SAVE ANIMALS' LIVES On Wednesday, March 6, 2013,...

Jan 02, 2013, 11:36 ET
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Congratulations To The Winning Students And Schools Of The 2012 Mutt-i-grees® "America Adopts" PSA Contest

Remaining Schools Participating In National Campaign To Save Animals' Lives Are Given Second Chance This year, schools participated in a...

Dec 12, 2012, 10:00 ET
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Animal League America's Prestigious DogCatemy Mutt-i-grees® Rescue Awards, Hosted By ABC News Good Morning America Co-Anchors, Honors Animal Advocates & Highlights Life-Saving Partnerships

Featuring Renowned Dog Behavior Expert Cesar Millan, Honoring Warner Bros. Consumer Products & Iraq War Veteran Steve Johnston &...

Aug 17, 2012, 16:38 ET
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North Shore Animal League America Launches the Justice for Joey Movement

Offers Reward for Information Leading to the Arrest & Conviction of Animal Abuser  North Shore Animal League America (NSALA)...

Aug 02, 2012, 14:27 ET
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Join World Mutt-i-grees® Rescue Month And Celebrate Shelter Pets

Show Your Pride for Your Mutt-i-gree in the 2013 Calendar Photo Contest North Shore Animal League America – the world's largest...

Jun 14, 2012, 12:18 ET
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World-renowned Dog Behavior Specialist and Animal Activist Cesar Millan Invites Schools Nationwide To Educate Americans About Shelter Animals for a Chance to Win $10,000

Second Annual Mutt-i-grees® "America Adopts" PSA Contest Includes a Visit to the Winning School by Cesar Millan & a Trip for Four to NYC...

May 23, 2012, 10:05 ET
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What's In A Name? Tell Us The Name Of Your Adopted Mutt-i-gree® For A Chance To Win Prizes Totaling $5,000

One Lucky Cat Adopter & One Lucky Dog Adopter Have a Chance To Win Two lucky adopters have the chance to win a prize totaling $5,000 in...

Apr 19, 2012, 16:14 ET
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36-Hour Pet Adoption Event set for May 5 and May 6 with Scooby-Doo as New Pet Ambassador & Celebrity Appearances at North Shore Animal League America

Over 700 Adoptable Puppies, Kittens, Dogs and Cats will be available at the Animal League America's 18th Annual Premiere Global Adoption...

Apr 11, 2012, 12:55 ET
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Dog Expert Cesar Millan Joins Animal Shelters and Rescue Organizations Across the Globe for the 18th Annual Pet Adoptathon®

Over 300,000 Pets Saved to Date Through This Annual Event North Shore Animal League America – Home of the Mutt-i-gree® ...

Mar 13, 2012, 11:33 ET
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Cyndi Lauper Joins North Shore Animal League America As National Spokesperson for Its 2012 Tour for Life®

Five Week Cross-Country Mission Will Travel 15,000 Miles To Save Animals' Lives On Wednesday, March 14, 2012, North Shore Animal League...