Pets

(Photo by Bill Axell, Courtesy Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals)

Adoptapalooza Returns to Union Square

New York (CBSNewYork)  The mega pet adoption event known as Adoptapalooza is back in Union Square Park on Sunday, September 7. This annual event is presented by the Mayor’s Alliance for New York City’s Animals […]

09/07/2014

Furry Friend Finder (credit: CBS 2)

Furry Friend Finder: Ziggy And Ernie

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS 2’s Vanessa Murdock and Diane Macedo introduce us to Ziggy and Ernie, who are looking for homes.

08/31/2014

Furry Friend Finder (credit: CBS 2)

Furry Friend Finder: DJ And Roger

DJ and Roger are looking for forever homes.

08/24/2014

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino (credit: Westchester Taxpayer Watch)

Rob Astorino Unveils Jobs Plan In NY Governor Race

Rob Astorino unveiled a plan to boost New York’s economy Tuesday that calls for lower taxes, less red tape, hydraulic fracturing for natural gas and incentives for high-tech industries and agriculture.

08/19/2014

Furry Friend Finder (credit: CBS 2)

Furry Friend Finder: Carly And Nathaniel

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS 2’s Diane Macedo and Sandra DeFeo, executive director of The Humane Society of New York, introduce us to Carly and Nathaniel, who are looking for homes.

08/17/2014

French Bulldog puppies  (file/credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Seen At 11: New Breed Of Apps Put High-Tech Pet Help At Your Fingertips

From transporting to walking to feedings, and more the latest apps put high-tech pet help right at your fingertips.

08/15/2014

Furry Friend Finder (credit: CBS 2)

Furry Friend Finder: Bruce And Baxter

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS 2′s Vanessa Murdock and Diane Macedo introduce us to Princess and Molly, who are looking for homes.

08/10/2014

Officials say there has been a rise in rabies cases in Middletown, NJ. (Credit: CBS 2)

NJ Animal Control Officers Concerned By Spike In Rabies Cases

An alarming spike in rabies has caused concern in part of New Jersey and officials want to get the word out.

08/06/2014

Furry Friend Finder (Credit: CBS 2)

Furry Friend Finder: Princess And Molly

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS 2′s Vanessa Murdock and Diane Macedo introduce us to Princess and Molly, who are looking for homes.

08/03/2014

Matilda III sits with a leash on the front desk counter at The Algonquin Hotel. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Algonquin Cat Hosts Party To Benefit Shelter Animals

On Saturday, August 2, Matilda III will host the Algonquin’s annual fundraiser and feline fashion show to benefit The Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals.

1010 WINS–08/01/2014

Furry Friend Finder (Credit: CBS 2)

Furry Friend Finder: Kyle And Gem

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS 2′s Vanessa Murdock and Diane Macedo introduce us to Kyle and Gem, who are looking for homes.

07/27/2014

Maro the dog, available for adoption from Animal Care & Control Manhattan Shelter, 326 East 110th Street.  (Photo Credit: AC&C)

Animal Care & Control of NYC Hosts `Pit Bowl’ Party To Promote Pit Bull Adoption

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) Animal Care & Control of NYC is trying to change the image of the pit bull, and they’re inviting New Yorkers to a ‘Pit Bowl’ bowling party to learn more. It takes […]

1010 WINS–07/26/2014

Bittersweet the cat (pictured above) is available for adoption at the ACC's Manhattan Care Center. (credit: ACC)

Animal Care & Control Calling On New Yorkers To Come And Adopt Cats

Executive Director Risa Weinstock says shelters are overflowing with nearly 6,000 cats and kittens.

07/24/2014

Sens. Charles Schumer, second from left, and Richard Blumenthal, second from right, call for a law requiring vets to provide prescriptions for pet medications July 20, 2014. (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Schumer, Blumenthal Launch Dogged Pursuit Of Cheaper Pet Meds

Schumer said pet owners are paying a 240 percent markup when you buy pet medications from the vet

07/20/2014

Furry Friend Finer (Credit: CBS 2)

Furry Friend Finder: Maya And Angel

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS 2′s Vanessa Murdock and Diane Macedo introduce us to Maya and Angel, who are looking for homes.

07/20/2014

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New York (1010 WINS) 1010WINS and Fresh 102.7 are the official radio stations for Adoptapalooza 2012 presented by the Mayor’s Alliance for New York City’s Animals, Saturday, May 19 from 11 to 4 in Washington Square […]

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