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ST. LOUIS – The Bissell Pet Foundation wants humans to empty the shelters and give furry friends a forever home.

Brittany Schlacter explained how the program helps people looking to adopt animals. She also explained why families should plan before giving animals as gifts.

Learn more at https://www.bissellpetfoundation.org/Empty-The-Shelters.