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Adoptable cats at Pets4Luv (Photo Credit: Pets4Luv Foundation)

Nearly 2 Dozen Cats Left In Crates In Front Of Brooklyn Shelter

A Brooklyn animal shelter is trying to find homes for nearly two dozen cats that were bizarrely left in front of the center.

08/24/2014

A new new mobile adoption unit that was unveiled by Animal Care and Control in February, 2014 (Credit CBS 2)

Sen. Klein Announces Funding For New Mobile Pet Adoption Center In The Bronx

This will be the second mobile adoption center for the Animal Care & Control of NYC in the Bronx.

08/17/2014

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

Badoodle - Available for adoption from Animal Care & Control of NYC (Photo Credit: Jamie McCarthy, Wireimage/Gettyimages)

Animal Care & Control of NYC Participates In ‘Just One Day’ Event To Promote No Kill Goal

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – It’s a sad reality all over the country: thousands of healthy and treatable animals are being euthanized in shelters each day for lack of resources, including space, funding for medical care […]

1010 WINS–06/11/2014

(Photo Credit: Animal Planet)

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

(Photo Credit:  Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals/Krista Menzel)

Adoptapalooza Returns To Union Square Park

Nearly 300 animals will be available for adoption from about fifty Alliance Partcipating Organizations.

1010 WINS–09/08/2013

Some of the pit bulls that authorities say were rescued from a dog fighting operation in Brooklyn. (credit: AC&C)

AC&C: Pit Bulls Rescued From Brooklyn Dog Fighting Operation Ready For Adoption

The dogs were removed from a home back in May, where authorities found kennels, treadmills, syringes and a stick used to break a dog’s grip on another animal or object, according to Animal Care & Control of NYC.

07/23/2013

Dog In Post-Sandy Shelter (Photo Credit: ASPCA/Facebook)

Hurricane Sandy Emergency Pet Shelter Seeks Volunteers Over New Year’s Holiday

The ASPCA and the Mayor’s Alliance for New York City’s Animals are looking to rally their troops over the New Year’s holiday to help pets displaced by the superstorm.

12/28/2012

Fred and Ginger, West Highland terriers up for adoption. (credit: Animal Care & Control of NYC)

Dogs Found Stuffed In Duffel Bag Up For Adoption

The two pooches were very dehydrated, anemic, emaciated and couldn’t stand. They both had pressure sores and were covered in maggots.

10/30/2012

Adoptapalooza

1010 WINS And Fresh 102.7 Help Shelter Pets Find Homes At Adoptapalooza

New York (1010 WINS) Get ready to meet your new furry family member in Washington Square Park! 1010WINS’ Susan Richard reports: 1010WINS and Fresh 102.7 are the official radio stations for Adoptapalooza, presented by the […]

05/03/2012

(Photo Credit: ASPCA)

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

Adoptable dogs and cats will be available from several local rescue organizations.

1010 WINS–03/31/2012

Dog in an animal shelter (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Animal Care & Control Asks New Yorkers To Donate For Stray Animals

Animal Care & Control of NYC is asking local residents to donate their unwanted towels and blankets in response to the city’s annual spring influx of stray cats and dogs.

03/06/2012

(Credit: File Photo)

Ringing In The New Year: Tips for Keeping Pets Safe

Animal Care & Control of NYC has some tips to help you take care of your pets over the holidays.

1010 WINS–12/31/2011

Adoptapalooza (Photo/animalalliancenyc.org)

Grab your Leashes! ‘Adoptapalooza’ is Back!

The Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals invites you to “Adoptapalooza” on Sunday, September 12th from 11am to 4pm in Washington Square Park.

CBS New York–09/10/2010