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Still More Cats To Be Rescued In UWS Hoarding Case

It turns out, the recent rescue involving more than 20 cats left abandoned in an Upper West Side apartment is not yet over.

03/12/2014

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

Susan Darrah snapped the shot of the deer with an arrow through its head, triggering a search effort. 
(credit: top - Susan Darrah/bottom - Handout)

Deer With Arrow Lodged In Head Rescued

The arrow missed all major organs and arteries, traveling through a nasal cavity. The puncture wounds weren’t infected, and the deer was treated with preventative antibiotics.

11/11/2013

Deer With Arrow Through Head

New Jersey Farmer Hopes To Save Deer With Arrow Lodged In Head

A deer has been spotted wandering in Morris County, N.J. with a hunter’s arrow in its head, residents hoped the injured animal could be found in time to save its life.

11/05/2013

A  boy surfs Facebook (Photo credit: RAUL ARBOLEDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Group Urges Facebook To Allow For Pet Profiles

Posting Facebook profiles of pets is just a cute novelty for some people, but for others, it can be an important safety precaution.

09/15/2013

A Baby Gull Rescued By The Wild Bird Fund. (Photo Credit: Wild Bird Fund/Facebook)

1 Year Later, Wild Bird Fund Sees Plenty Of Wild Birds — And More — On UWS

New York (CBSNewYork) It’s been nearly a year since the Wild Bird Fund opened New York City’s only center for wildlife rehabilitation, located on Manhattan’s Upper West Side. “Once those doors opened, more and more people came”, co-founder Rita […]

1010 WINS–03/31/2013

Adoptable cats at Pets4Luv (Photo Credit: Pets4Luv Foundation)

35 Cats From L.I. Rescue Group In Need Of Homes As Eviction Day From Mall Arrives

The rescue organization, which has a nine month discounted lease, is being kicked out to make way for restaurants and a bowling alley.

1010 WINS–07/30/2012

(Photo Credit: Pets4Luv Foundation)

Pets4Luv Faces Eviction From Westfield Sunrise Mall – Seeks Temporary Housing For Dozens Of Cats And Dogs

New York (CBS New York) The Long Island based animal rescue organization Pets4Luv Foundation is being evicted from their location at the Westfield Sunrise Mall and is in urgent need of adopters and foster homes. […]

1010 WINS–07/20/2012

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Timmy The Dog Gets Wheelchair And Now Needs To Be Adopted

“He’s now ready to go home. He’s in great shape, he’s obviously very used to his chair,” Casey said. Casey said the wheelchairs are getting more and more common for disabled dogs, and said Timmy “took to it immediately.”

05/07/2012

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

Long Island Man Opens Animal Rescue Inside Massapequa Mall

Dave Bernacchi opened up a pet rescue at the Westfield Sunrise Mall in Massapequa, where folks can adopt loving dogs and cats for small donations.

02/11/2012

115 Armstrong Ave. in Great Kills (Photo/Google Street View)

S.I. Rescuers Find 38 Cats Living In Filthy House

Animal rescue volunteers have found starving cats living amid filth and excrement in a house in the Great Kills section of Staten Island.

11/06/2010