Executive Director Risa Weinstock says shelters are overflowing with nearly 6,000 cats and kittens.
A man seen on video luring a stray cat, patting the cat on the head and then viciously kicking it in the stomach– sending the feline sailing 20 feet through the air, was arrested Monday afternoon.
Joy was probably about 6-months-old when she was found, skinny and skittish, on the streets of Gravesend last November.
The adult cat was found near the Coastal Gas Station on the William Floyd Parkway in Shirley.
Candy is great for trick-or-treaters, but it can be very dangerous for your dog or cat.
With the one-year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy approaching, the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals was getting the word out this week about a cat found wandering in Brooklyn after the storm who still needs a home.
More than 4,200 cars have been stolen in New York City this year alone, and they are easy targets for thieves. Some people were taking part Saturday in special programs aimed at cutting back on the trend.
The orange tabby stray cat had been living in the Tompkins Houses in Bedford-Stuyvesant when a resident found it on the 12th floor stairwell last month and called police.
The ASPCA and North Shore Animal League are in Oklahoma to help with the rescue of hundreds of lost pets that were displaced during Monday’s massive tornado.
An NYPD officer who went up a tree to rescue a cat ended up getting stuck himself Monday, and needed to call in the Fire Department to help him get back down.
A lawsuit filed by an Upper East Side teacher accused an acquaintance of “torturing, mutilating and murdering” her cat and laying waste to her family’s apartment, according to a published report.
A Staten Island man has been sentenced to four months in jail, after hurling his girlfriend’s cat from an eighth-floor apartment balcony – killing the pet.
Other pieces that contested for a spot on Monopoly included a robot, diamond ring, helicopter and guitar.
McGee mysteriously disappeared from his Long Island home three years ago and just as mysteriously reappeared.
Kerri Dalton, 29, of Keansburg, N.J., was stabbed multiple times in the Bed, Bath and Beyond store in Middletown as she pushed her 5-month-old daughter in a stroller inside the store. Eleven days later, she was still struggling mightily.