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New York City’s 6 Best Dog Runs

New York City is full of great dog walks, runs and parks. City parks have four designations for dogs: no dogs allowed, dogs on leash, off-leash and dog runs.

CBS New York–05/06/2014

Baxter, a 7-year-old Domestic Shorthair whose owners surrendered him to AC&C when they could no longer care for him. Loves to “talk”; friendly with everyone. (Photo Credit: Frankie's Fund)

‘Strictly Seniors’ Cat Adoption Event Gives Older Cats Second Chance

by Susan Richard New York (CBSNewYork) An owner dies, goes into a nursing home, or gets evicted. A roommate is allergic, or someone has to move out of the country. There are many reasons why […]

1010 WINS–05/04/2014

Pablo is looking for a new home. (Credit: CBS 2)

Furry Friend Finder: Pablo And Jean-Francois

In this edition of Furry Friend Finder, CBS 2’s Andrea Grymes and Diane Macedo introduce us to Pablo and Jean-Francois.

04/27/2014

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Spend Mother’s Day Celebrating With Grandma

Don’t forget to show Grandma some love on Mother’s Day this year. Here are some great activities and crafts to show Grandma just how much you care.

04/27/2014

A doctor wears a stethoscope during an examination (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Valley Hospital To Host ‘Teddy Bear Clinic’

The clinic will be held Saturday, April 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for children ages 3 to 10 and their teddy bears.

04/23/2014

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Expert Tips To Update Your Home, Get Ready For Easter Entertaining

WCBS 880’s Pat Farnack spoke with author, TV host, lifestyle expert and interior designer Libby Langdon for some tips to have a grown-up Easter egg hunt and some menu ideas.

04/17/2014

FILE - A rabbit sits in a cage. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Mayor’s Alliance For NYC’s Animals Teams With Humane Society Of NY To Neuter Easter Bunny!

The Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals is teaming up with the Humane Society of New York to offer the first in a series of free spay/neuter clinics specifically for rabbits

04/01/2014

Furry Friend Finder: Ava is looking for a new home (credit: CBS 2)

Furry Friend Finder: Ava And Buddy

Every Sunday morning around 8:20 on the CBS 2 News, the Humane Society of New York City will feature some of its many great pets up for adoption.

03/23/2014

Heavenly Angels Animal Rescue in Ozone Park, Queens is being forced out of its space. (Credit: CBS 2)

Queens Animal Rescue Shelter Racing To Raise Money Before Lease Runs Out

It’s a race against the clock. A Queens animal shelter forced to close its doors is searching for a new home for its business and the dozens of animals in its care.

03/21/2014

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The Biggest Pregnancy Myths Debunked by Expert Linda Geddes

Simon & Schuster author Linda Geddes explores and debunks common baby and pregnancy myths here.

03/11/2014

Participants in Unleashed after school program with puppies rescued from South Carolina's Humane Society of Marlboro County. (Photo Credit: Unleashed)

ASPCA Helps Group ‘Unleashed’ Empower NYC Girls Through Animal Advocacy

Unleashed provides after school programs that rotate at schools throughout the five boroughs.

03/10/2014

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Best Family-Friendly Activities In New York For St. Patrick’s Day 2014

You don’t have to be Irish to enjoy what the city has to offer for St. Patrick’s Day but you do have to get ready to have a great time with your kids.

03/05/2014

General Grant National Memorial - New York, NY - Aug 21, 2012 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

6 Great Presidential Sites in NYC

Presidents’ Day celebrates the birthdays of Abraham Lincoln (Feb. 12) and George Washington (Feb. 22). New York City has several monuments dedicated to presidents, or you can pay your respects by visiting one of the sites listed here.

02/17/2014

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Big Apple Shelter Kittens Featured In Puppy Bowl

New York (CBS New York)  As the Broncos and Seahawks take the field at Metlife Stadium, some local four legged stars will wow TV viewers on Animal Planet. For the second year in a row, […]

1010 WINS–02/01/2014

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Animal Planet Brings ‘Puppy Bowl Experience’ To Times Square

Fans can join the celebration for the whole week leading up to the big game at Discovery Times Square, located in the heart of New York’s Times Square on 44th Street between 7th and 8th Avenue.

1010 WINS–01/27/2014