Pets

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Whiskers In Wonderland Helps Cats And Rabbits Find Forever Homes For The Holidays

Whiskers In Wonderland, the largest cat and rabbit adoption event in the city, features nearly 200 cats, kittens and bunnies, all looking for forever homes.

11/14/2014

Many veterinarians across Long Island report seeing a jump in fleas and ticks. (credit: CBS2)

Long Island Veterinarians Seeing Surge In Fleas, Ticks

Prevention is key. And vets tell pet owners to go on the offensive, especially with animals that have long hair.

11/06/2014

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Furry Friend Finder: Cooper And Regina

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS 2’s Diane Macedo and Andrea Grymes introduce us to Cooper and Regina, who are looking for homes.

11/02/2014

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New Children’s Book Helps Big Apple Street Cats

NEW YORK (CBSNew York)  A new children’s book is teaching kids about Big Apple feral and stray cats. ‘The Cats On My Block’ is written by Valerie Sicignano, an animal welfare veteran and co-founder of […]

11/01/2014

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Furry Friend Finder: Eli And Kingston

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS 2’s Mary Calvi and John Elliott introduce us to Eli and Kingston, who are looking for homes.

10/26/2014

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Furry Friend Finder: Joey And Julian

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

10/19/2014

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Furry Friend Finder: Baby Boy And Manny

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

10/12/2014

Phife the dog was reunited with his owners in Brooklyn nearly a year after being hit by a car and disappearing. (Credit: Kendall Layrock)

Dog Reunited With Owners Nearly After Being Hit By Car, Vanishing

vNearly a year ago, a dog named Phife was struck and dragged by a car, and his humans in Brooklyn thought they’d never see him again.

10/09/2014

Taronga Zoo Reveals New Chimpanzee Baby

Appeals Court To Decide If Chimpanzees Should Be Declared ‘Persons’

A New York appeals court will decide whether chimpanzees should be declared “persons” rather than “things” so the animals can be freed from what critics call inhumane imprisonment.

10/08/2014

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Furry Friend Finder: Bruce And Carey

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

10/05/2014

One of the pets outside St. Patrick's Cathedral for the annual Blessing of the Animals on Sept. 30, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Cardinal Dolan Gives Special Blessing To 3 Dozen Rescue Animals

Dogs, cats, kittens and one rabbit were assembled outside St. Patrick’s Cathedral for the annual Blessing of the Animals.

09/30/2014

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Furry Friend Finder: Sigmund And Willie

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS 2’s Diane Macedo and Andrea Grymes introduce us to Sigmund and Willie, who are looking for homes.

09/28/2014

Two dogs could be euthanized for their alleged role in an attack on goats in Rockland County. (Credit: CBS 2)

Dogs’ Fate Lies In Judge’s Hands Following Alleged Attack On Pet Goats

The animals, Nigerian dwarf goats, named Sunny and Puppy, where mauled by an unlikely duo a pair of Labrador retrievers named Pink and Ty.

09/25/2014

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Furry Friend Finder: Tina And Lila

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

09/21/2014

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Ronald McDonald House Hosts Dog Walk On Upper East Side

The third annual Ronald McDonald Family Fun Dog Walk will be held Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. to 12 noon in Carl Schurz Park on Manhattan’s upper east side.

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Cats at the New York City Super Adoption Event. (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

New York City Super Adoption For Pets

The New York City Super Adoption event began at the Brooklyn Expo Center on Friday, Dec. 12, 2014.

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Adoptapalooza

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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