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FILE - A cat sits in her cage at an Animal Care and Control Shelter in New York. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report Outlines ‘Deplorable’ Conditions At City’s Animal Shelters

A new report by Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer said New York Animal Care and Control shelters are plagued by deplorable conditions and dysfunction at the organizational level.

01/06/2013

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

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NYC Animal Shelters Could Get Big Boost In Funding From The City

New York City could be increasing its investment in animals shelters by nearly $10 million over the next three years if a new plan is approved by City Council.

07/27/2011

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RESCUE CHOCOLATE: Human Treats Help Homeless Animals

Animal lovers with a sweet tooth rejoice! A new Brooklyn based company called “Rescue Chocolate” (www.rescuechocolate.com) is serving up chocolate treats for humans, that benefit shelter animals. Rescue Chocolate founder Sarah Gross says the company […]

CBS 2–09/18/2010