Dozens Of Dogs Rescued From Staten Island Fire Now Up For AdoptionSixty-eight dogs were rescued from the fire. They have been vaccinated and received medical care, according to Animal Care & Control of New York City.
Dog That Bit 12-Year-Old Girl Gets New Lease On LifeThe 8-year-old mixed breed was sentenced to be euthanized at Animal Care & Control in East Harlen after he bit a 12-year-old girl who had fallen on him in February 2012.
1 Year Later, Wild Bird Fund Sees Plenty Of Wild Birds -- And More -- On UWSIt's been nearly a year since the Wild Bird Fund opened New York City's only center for wildlife rehabilitation, located on Manhattan's Upper West Side. 1010 WINS' Susan Richard checks in with the city's feathered friends and their caretakers.
AC&C: Dogs Found In Duffel Bag Near Trash In The BronxThe dogs, now named Fred and Ginger, were so emaciated, weak and dehydrated, all they could do was lay on their sides, AC&C officials said.
ASPCA: Bronx Woman Arrested After Dog Found Tied To FenceBack on June 23, a passerby called Animal Care & Control after finding a dog tied to a fence in a park near the intersection of Seward and Underhill avenues, officials said.
Good Samaritan Finds Abandoned Puppies Inside Plastic Containers On S.I.The puppies, who have been named Faith and Hope, are about 3 to 4-months-old and are believed to be either Mastiffs or Great Danes.
Animal Welfare Groups Urge Pet Owners To Keep Furry Friends Safe On 4th Of JulyFourth of July fireworks and crowded events can be stressful for some pets, increasing their chances of running away and getting lost.
New Program Aims To Help New Yorkers Find Lost PetsA 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.
'Wheels Of Hope' Helping To Rescue At-Risk NYC Animals Some of the animals in the program, which is a non-profit that transports the animals most at risk to rescue centers, foster homes and even animal clinics, were in danger of being euthanized.
Animal Care And Control Of NY Seeks Towel And Blanket Donations To Comfort Shelter AnimalsAll 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.
NYC Comptroller: AC&C Has Made Improvements, But More NeededComptroller John Liu released the findings of the audit on Thursday, which was a followup to one that was completed back in 2006.