NBC Universal Local is once again teaming up with hundreds of shelters across the country for "Clear the Shelters".

This nationwide pet adoption drive has helped more than 551,000 pets have found new homes since the drive started in 2015.

This year's "Clear the Shelters" began in late August and wraps up Sept. 19. To celebrate this year's drive, Local 6 anchor Mike Mallory looks at adoptions locally, and specifically one BIG dog that found a home.