August 19: Join VIP Petcare for a nationwide Clear the Shelters event where participating animal shelters will offer low cost or waived pet adoption fees. VIP Petcare will donate more than $200 of preventive veterinary services to individuals that adopt a pet at this event. The $200 includes one free dose each of prescription flea/ tick and heartworm preventative medication. Visit website to find participating location near you. www.cleartheshelters.com.