Pet Adoption

A dog at the New York City Super Adoption Event. (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

800 Dogs, Cats, Rabbits Up For Adoption In Brooklyn This Weekend

Some furry creatures were looking for new homes this holiday season.

12/12/2014

(Credit: WLNY)

More Than 90 Dogs Rescued From Puppy Mill Up For Adoption On Long Island

More than 90 dogs rescued from a puppy mill are up for adoption at the North Shore Animal League.

11/29/2014

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Hempstead Town Shelter Waives Adoption Fees During Holiday Season

Hundreds of energetic, healthy dogs and cats fill the Hempstead Town Shelter; but soon, many of them will be headed to loving new homes.

11/19/2014

(Photo Credit: David Lagville, PawPrintsByDave.com)

Whiskers In Wonderland Helps Cats And Rabbits Find Forever Homes For The Holidays

Whiskers In Wonderland, the largest cat and rabbit adoption event in the city, features nearly 200 cats, kittens and bunnies, all looking for forever homes.

11/14/2014

Matilda III sits with a leash on the front desk counter at The Algonquin Hotel. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Algonquin Cat Hosts Party To Benefit Shelter Animals

On Saturday, August 2, Matilda III will host the Algonquin’s annual fundraiser and feline fashion show to benefit The Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals.

1010 WINS–08/01/2014

Maro the dog, available for adoption from Animal Care & Control Manhattan Shelter, 326 East 110th Street.  (Photo Credit: AC&C)

Animal Care & Control of NYC Hosts `Pit Bowl’ Party To Promote Pit Bull Adoption

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) Animal Care & Control of NYC is trying to change the image of the pit bull, and they’re inviting New Yorkers to a ‘Pit Bowl’ bowling party to learn more. It takes […]

1010 WINS–07/26/2014

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

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