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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

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Whiskers In Wonderland Returns With Holiday Pet Adoption Events In Manhattan

New York (CBSNewYork) New York City’s largest pet adoption event of the holiday season returns this weekend with “Whiskers in Wonderland”, presented by the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals, in partnership with the Petco Foundation. […]

12/07/2013

Subway kittens Arthur (left) and August are ready for adoption. (credit: Animal Care and Control)

Kittens That Halted Subways In Brooklyn Up For Adoption

Officials with Animal Care and Control of NYC said the 4-month-old felines, now named Arthur and August, need a home together.

10/18/2013

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Reward Up To $5,200 In Riverhead Kitten Killings

The reward has risen to $5,200 for an arrest and conviction in connection with the slaying of four kittens whose bodies were found at a brake shop on Long Island.

10/13/2013

Suffolk County SPCA Badge (credit: Facebook/Suffolk County SPCA)

4 Kittens Found With Throats Slashed On Long Island

Suffolk County officials are investigating a “heinous act of animal cruelty” on Long Island.

10/04/2013

NYC Transit released this photo of a kitten on the B/Q tracks which caused a service disruption. (credit: NYC Transit)

Subway Kittens Find New Home In Brooklyn

August and Arthur are being fostered by 25-year-old Steven Liu in his Bushwick duplex.

09/05/2013

Joseph Lhota (file / credit: Andy Kropa/Getty Images)

Reports: Lhota Thinks It Wasn’t ‘Appropriate’ To Stop Subways For Kittens

Republican mayoral candidate and former Metropolitan Transportation Authority Chairman Joe Lhota reportedly said this week that he did not think it was “appropriate” to shut down two subway lines for a pair of lost kittens.

08/31/2013

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‘Maddie’s Pet Adoption Days’ Aims To Find Homes For 1,000 NYC Shelter Pets

New York (CBSNewYork)   The Mayor’s Alliance For New York City’s Animals has teamed with the Maddie’s Fund to participate in what’s being billed as the biggest free pet adoption event in America. On both Saturday, […]

1010 WINS–06/01/2013

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Pets Put Up For Adoption From Rescue Groups At Whiskers In Wonderland Event

More than 300 cats, kittens and rabbits were put up for adoption Sunday from more than 20 rescue groups and shelters, at the Whiskers in Wonderland holiday pet adoption event.

12/02/2012

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Hundreds Of Cats And Kittens Will Be Up For Adoption On Sunday As Part Of Whiskers In Wonderland

There is a tremendous need for cat adoptions, cats and kittens currently account for almost 63% of the city’s animal shelter population, according to the alliance. Some of the pets up for adoption on Sunday were rescued in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.

12/01/2012

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Northern N.J.’s 5 Best Animal Shelters

Adopting a new dog or cat can be a bit overwhelming. We did our research and found five exceptional animal rescues and shelters in north Jersey to help you find your furry friend.

09/10/2012

Kittens from a Ronkonkoma feral cat colony just days before they were killed (credit: Guardians of Rescue/Facebook)

8 Newborn Kittens Found Slaughtered In Ronkonkoma

The injuries on these cats are horrific,” Guardians of Rescue’s Karen Svonik said. “Two of the mamas were sitting on the shelter, shaking together, the babies strewn about the colony. Somebody viciously pulled the babies out and proceeded to crush them with some type of object.”

05/09/2012

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NYC Protective Animal Services Brace For ‘Kitten Season’

Each year, in the spring and summer months, thousands of kittens are born to both unspayed pets and street cats in the Tri-State area, and many of them end up at kill shelters.

06/09/2011

Tornado Damage - Tuscaloosa, AL - May 1, 2011 (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

North Shore Animal League Rescues Pets Left Homeless By Southern Tornadoes

Nearly 80 animals left homeless after tornadoes struck the south are coming to Long Island today.

05/09/2011

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Reward Offered In Killing Of Kittens On Long Island

A Long Island animal protection agency is offering a $2,000 reward for information about the person who threw two kittens out of a vehicle as it sped along a highway.

10/13/2010

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