Susan Richard

(Photo: Stonehill & Taylor for NYC Feral Cat Initiative)

‘Architects For Animals’ Gives Shelter To Street Cats In New York

New York (CBSNewYork)  This is no dog house. According to the Mayor’s Alliance for New York City’s Animals, there are as many as a million homeless animals living on the streets of New York, most […]

01/13/2013

Dog In Post-Sandy Shelter (Photo Credit: ASPCA/Facebook)

Hurricane Sandy Emergency Pet Shelter Seeks Volunteers Over New Year’s Holiday

The ASPCA and the Mayor’s Alliance for New York City’s Animals are looking to rally their troops over the New Year’s holiday to help pets displaced by the superstorm.

12/28/2012

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Toss That Tinsel! The ASPCA Issues Pet Safety Tips For The Holidays

The ASPCA recommends non-toxic decorations such as wood, fabric or even pine cones.

1010 WINS–12/16/2012

(Photo Credit: Central Park Conservancy)

Central Park Conservancy Hosts Tenth Annual My Dog Loves Central Park Country Fair

Central Park goes to the dogs on Saturday as the Central Park Conservancy hosts the 10th annual My Dog Loves Central Park Country Fair.

1010 WINS–10/13/2012

(1010 WINS Anchor Susan Richard meets Sunny the dog, the new Sandy in the 2012 revival of Annie The Musical. Photo Credit: 1010WINS)

Annie The Musical Returns To Broadway With A New Star And A Four-Legged Co-Star

In the role of Sandy is Sunny, a two year old terrier mix discovered by William Berloni of Theatrical Animals at the BARC Municipal Animal Shelter in Houston, Texas, when she was just 24 hours away from being euthanized.

1010 WINS–09/30/2012

(Photo Credit: Sara Oren/Mayor's Alliance For NYC's Animals)

Mayor’s Alliance Holds ‘Adoptapalooza’ Pet Adoption Event In Union Square Park

The Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals, in partnership with the Petco Foundation, is holding an “Adoptapalooza” pet adoption event on Sunday in Union Square Park.

1010 WINS–09/09/2012

(Photo Credit:  Rick Edwards/Mayor's Alliance For New York City's Animals)

Brooklyn Cyclones Invite Fans To Bark In The Park For Homeless Animals

The Brooklyn Cyclones are teaming up with the Mayor’s Alliance For New York City’s Animals for the annual “Bark In The Park.”

1010 WINS–08/21/2012

Adoptable cats at Pets4Luv (Photo Credit: Pets4Luv Foundation)

35 Cats From L.I. Rescue Group In Need Of Homes As Eviction Day From Mall Arrives

The rescue organization, which has a nine month discounted lease, is being kicked out to make way for restaurants and a bowling alley.

1010 WINS–07/30/2012

(Photo Credit: Pets4Luv Foundation)

Pets4Luv Faces Eviction From Westfield Sunrise Mall – Seeks Temporary Housing For Dozens Of Cats And Dogs

New York (CBS New York) The Long Island based animal rescue organization Pets4Luv Foundation is being evicted from their location at the Westfield Sunrise Mall and is in urgent need of adopters and foster homes. […]

1010 WINS–07/20/2012

(Photo Credit: Midtown International Theatre Festival)

Midtown International Theatre Festival Brings Dozens of New Works To The New York Stage

The 13th annual Midtown International Theatre Festival kicks off Monday in Manhattan, featuring more than thirty new plays, musicals and special events.

1010 WINS–07/15/2012

Lovable Dog (Photo Credit: Mayor's Alliance For NYC's Animals)

‘Broadway Barks’ For Homeless Pets In Manhattan’s Famed Shubert Alley

Dozens of dogs and cats from 27 New York City-area animal shelters and rescue organizations will be available for adoption.

1010 WINS–07/14/2012

FILE - A dog in a shelter (Photo by David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

New Program Aims To Help New Yorkers Find Lost Pets

A grant from the ASPCA has allowed the Mayor’s Alliance for New York City’s Animals to hire a staffer to coordinate a group of volunteers, who will respond to lost pet reports filed with AC&C.

06/29/2012

An injured pigeon gets help from the Wild Bird Fund on Manhattan's Upper West Side.  (Photo Credit: Susan Richard)

Wild Bird Fund Opens First Ever Wildlife Rehabilitation Center In New York City

Helping wildlife in an urban jungle, the Wild Bird Fund has opened New York City’s first ever wildlife rehabilitation center on West 87th street and Columbus Avenue in Manhattan.

06/02/2012

Matilda, The Algonquin Cat (Photo Credit: Algonquin Hotel)

Matilda The Algonquin Cat Again Holds Court At The Famed Manhattan Hotel

New York (1010 WINS) A famous feline is back greeting tourists and locals alike at Manhattan’s Algonquin Hotel. The Algonquin reopens Thursday after being closed for renovations for nearly six months.  Matilda spent the time […]

05/24/2012

Susan Richard with Bocker the Celebrity Labradoodle at Adoptapalooza 2012 (Credit: Susan Richard)

Adoptapalooza In Washington Square Park Brings Pets Together With Loving Owners

Hundreds of kittens, puppies, cats and dogs were put up for adoption in the 3rd Annual Adoptapalooza in Washington Square Park on Saturday.

05/19/2012

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