1010 WINS Teams With Animal Care Centers of NYC To Help Boost Pet Adoptions

New York (1010WINS) 1010 WINS has teamed up with Animal Care Centers of New York City to let you know about some of the adoptable animals looking for loving homes in the city’s shelters, and, where ACC’s mobile adoption units are headed with even more great pets.

This week, we’re featuring Zinc, Abby and Fila:

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Zinc (16466), available at Manhattan ACC: 326 East 110th Street (between 1st and 2nd Aves.) (Photo: ACC)

Zinc (16466) Zinc, who is a true gentle giant, is a total sweetheart. Found as a stray, this sweet Great Dane is going to make someone very happy. He is without any doubt a huge attraction, a head turner. Available for adoption at Manhattan ACC: 326 East 110th Street (between 1st and 2nd Aves.) Learn more about Zinc HERE.

Abby (16648), available for adoption at Staten Island ACC, 3139 Veterans Road West. (Photo: ACC)

Abby (16648) Just look at the sweet face on Abby. This amazing little girl is amazing around children, loves strangers, and is great around other animals! What’s not to love?! Come find this beauty at Staten Island ACC, 3139 Veterans Road West. Learn more about Abby HERE.

If you’re interested in one of the animals featured here, email ACC’s Adoption team at adopt@nycacc.org with the animal’s name and “A#”, or head directly to the Care Center where the animal is located. Please note, animals featured here may already be placed by the time you arrive, but there are hundreds of great cats, dogs, and rabbits looking for loving homes every day! You can view available animals online, and at the Care Centers, ACC Adoption Counselors will help you find the best match.

Fila (15800), available for adoption at Brooklyn ACC: 2336 Linden Boulevard. (Photo: ACC)

Fila (15800) Oh, Fila! Just look how fast that tail wags! Great with other dogs, this beautiful boroughbred is available for adoption at Brooklyn ACC: 2336 Linden Boulevard. Learn more about Fila HERE.

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You can also meet your new best friend at ACC’s Mobile Adoption Center, which travels throughout the city. (Note: dates and locations are subject to change. Information will be updated as quickly as possible. Also check http://nycacc.org/Events.htm)


Animal Care Centers of NYC (ACC), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, is the only open-admissions animal shelter in New York City and takes in approximately 30,000 animals every year. ACC’s three Care Centers in Manhattan (326 East 110th Street), Brooklyn (2336 Linden Boulevard), and Staten Island (3139 Veterans Road West) are open for adoptions 12pm-8pm Monday thru Friday, and 10am-6pm Saturdays and Sundays.

This week’s mobile adoption events:

  • December 23rd, Petco, 12pm – 4pm: 1750 East Gun Hill Road, Bronx, NY 10469

To adopt an animal, you must have a valid photo ID, be 18 years of age or older, and bring proof of current address. ACC adoptions include vaccinations, spay/neuter, a pre-registered microchip, an identification tag, a collar, and a certificate for a free initial exam at a participating veterinarian.

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For more information, visit http://www.nycacc.org/Adopt.htm.