Susan Richard

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

Adoptapalooza

1010 WINS And Fresh 102.7 Help Shelter Pets Find Homes At Adoptapalooza

New York (1010 WINS) Get ready to meet your new furry family member in Washington Square Park! 1010WINS’ Susan Richard reports: 1010WINS and Fresh 102.7 are the official radio stations for Adoptapalooza, presented by the […]

05/03/2012

(Photo Credit: ASPCA)

ASPCA “Operation Spring Break” Offers Free Spay-Neuter Surgeries In New York City

New York (1010 WINS) – This season, the ASPCA is “Springing” into action to help prevent unwanted litters of dogs and cats from ending up at area shelters with “Operation Spring Break”. 1010 WINS Susan […]

1010 WINS–04/08/2012

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ASPCA Mega Match-A-Thon Helps New Yorkers Find The Purrfect Pet

Adoptable dogs and cats will be available from several local rescue organizations.

1010 WINS–03/31/2012

(Photo Credit: Susan Richard)

Animal Care And Control Of NY Seeks Towel And Blanket Donations To Comfort Shelter Animals

All donations will be accepted, but laundered towels and blankets are preferred, so that AC&C won’t have to bear the expense of washing the items before use.

1010 WINS–03/10/2012

(Photo Credit: Susan Richard)

Westminster Dog Pre-Show Parties for NYC Shelter Pets

The 136th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show barks its way into the Big Apple this week, with the purebreeds strutting their stuff at Madison Square Garden. But before they name Best In Show, a pre-show party and fashion show was held to benefit New York City shelter animals.

1010 WINS–02/12/2012

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NYC Shelter Pets To Star in “Kitty Halftime Show” on Animal Planet

Nearly two dozen kittens from Animal Care & Control of New York City will be featured in today’s “Kitten Halftime Show” as part of the 8th Annual Puppy Bowl on Animal Planet.

1010 WINS–02/05/2012

Photo Credit: Susan Richard

1010 WINS Meets Uggie The Dog From ‘The Artist’

He stole the show both on stage and on the red carpet at the Golden Globes and Uggie the dog continues to steal the hearts of moviegoers in the “The Artist”, the award-winning homage to the era of silent film.

1010 WINS–01/28/2012

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Ringing In The New Year: Tips for Keeping Pets Safe

Animal Care & Control of NYC has some tips to help you take care of your pets over the holidays.

1010 WINS–12/31/2011

(Credit: Mayor's Alliance For NYC's Animals/Facebook)

Homeless Pets Find ‘Furever’ Homes For The Holidays At ‘Whiskers In Wonderland’

Hundreds of cats, small dogs, rabbits and reptiles are available for adoption this weekend.

1010 WINS–12/17/2011

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Keeping Your Pets Safe During The Holidays: Tips From The ASPCA

As the holiday season gets underway this Thanksgiving weekend, the ASPCA is out with tips for pet parents, to ensure the safety of your furry family members during the festivities.

1010 WINS–11/23/2011

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Keeping Your Pets Safe On Halloween: Tips From The ASPCA

NEW YORK (1010 WINS)  Halloween may be the spooky fun for us humans, but it can be down right terrifying for your pets.  To help make sure your furry family member is kept safe and […]

1010 WINS–10/31/2011

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