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Pet Adoption

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

Baxter, a 7-year-old Domestic Shorthair whose owners surrendered him to AC&C when they could no longer care for him. Loves to “talk”; friendly with everyone. (Photo Credit: Frankie's Fund)

‘Strictly Seniors’ Cat Adoption Event Gives Older Cats Second Chance

by Susan Richard New York (CBSNewYork) An owner dies, goes into a nursing home, or gets evicted. A roommate is allergic, or someone has to move out of the country. There are many reasons why […]

1010 WINS–05/04/2014

FILE - A rabbit sits in a cage. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Mayor’s Alliance For NYC’s Animals Teams With Humane Society Of NY To Neuter Easter Bunny!

The Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals is teaming up with the Humane Society of New York to offer the first in a series of free spay/neuter clinics specifically for rabbits

04/01/2014

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

(Photo Credit: Susan Richard)

Animal Planet Brings ‘Puppy Bowl Experience’ To Times Square

Fans can join the celebration for the whole week leading up to the big game at Discovery Times Square, located in the heart of New York’s Times Square on 44th Street between 7th and 8th Avenue.

1010 WINS–01/27/2014

(Photo Credit: Mayor's Alliance For NYC's Animals/Urban Cat League)

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

Timmy is up for adoption. (credit: CBS 2)

Furry Friend Finder: Timmy

In this edition of Furry Friend Finder, CBS 2′s Vanessa Murdock introduces us to Timmy, who is looking for a home.

12/01/2013

Izzy, a Yorkshire terrier, is looking for a home. (credit: CBS 2)

Furry Friend Finder: Izzy And Michaela

In this edition of Furry Friend Finder, CBS 2′s Vanessa Murdock and Andrea Grymes introduce us to Izzy and Michaela, who are looking for homes.

11/24/2013

Speedy

Furry Friend Finder: Mop And Speedy

In this edition of Furry Friend Finder, CBS 2′s Vanessa Murdock and Andrea Grymes introduce us to Mop and Speedy, who are looking for homes.

11/10/2013

Max is looking for a home. (credit: CBS 2)

Furry Friend Finder: Boogie And Max

In this edition of Furry Friend Finder, CBS 2′s Vanessa Murdock and Andrea Grymes introduce us to Boogie and Max, who are looking for a new home.

10/20/2013

Roger, an American Eskimo mix, is looking for a home. (credit: CBS 2)

Furry Friend Finder: Russell And Roger

In this edition of Furry Friend Finder, CBS 2′s Vanessa Murdock and Andrea Grymes introduce us to Russell and Roger, who are looking for a new home.

10/13/2013

(Super cute kitten at Bideawee's Manhattan shelter. Photo Credit: Susan Richard/AllForAnimals.tv)

Remember Me Thursday Shines Light On Shelter Pets

New York (CBSNewYork) The Humane Society of the United States estimates that each year, more than 3.4 million animals lose their lives in shelters across the country, without ever finding a loving home. On Thursday, […]

10/01/2013

(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

(Photo Credit: Rick Edwards)

Four Legged Fans ‘Bark In The Park’ With The Brooklyn Cyclones

The stadium’s bleacher section — renamed “The BOW-WOW Zone” for the night — will be reserved for those who bring their pooches to the game in which the Cyclones takes on the Tri-City Valley Cats.

1010 WINS–08/28/2013

(Photo Credit: Animal Care & Control of NY)

Adopt A “Real House Cat of NYC” From Animal Care & Control Of NY

They’re The Real House Cats of New York City, and they’re available for adoption at AC&C, at a reduced fee this weekend!

1010 WINS–08/24/2013

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