ASPCA Mega Match-A-Thon Helps New Yorkers Find The Purrfect Pet

NEW YORK (1010WINS) — Looking to meet your purrfect match? Then head to Manhattan’s Upper West Side this weekend for the ASPCA Mega Match-A-Thon presented in conjunction with the Mayor’s Alliance for New York City’s Animals.

1010 WINS’ Susan Richard reports 

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(Adoptable dog Lucky enjoying some attention. Photo Credit: Susan Richard)

Adoptable dogs and cats will be available from several local rescue organizations including the ASPCA, Animal Care & Control of NYC (AC&C), Animal Haven, Picasso Veterinary Fund of the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals and Sean Casey Animal Rescue.   Pet parents will receive a free collar and ID tag for every animal adopted, plus there will be free product giveaways, pet food sampling and more.

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(Photo Credit: Susan Richard)

“This event is the New York City version of what’s going on all over the country”, says Mayor’s Alliance President Jane Hoffman.  “It will be a big festival around getting these wonderful shelter and rescue dogs and cats new homes.”

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(l-r: Caramel, Bahama and Solo, all available for adoption. Photo Credit: Susan Richard)

The Mega Match-A-Thon runs both Saturday and Sunday from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Just look for the mobile adoption units at West 67th Street and Broadway.

For more information, click HERE.

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