ASPCA Holding Virtual Towel Drive While Facing Shortage During PandemicThe ASPCA usually relies on towel donations from hotels and fitness centers, but many of those businesses have been closed or had much less business. Additionally, in-person donations have been temporarily suspended out of an abundance of caution.
Missing Cat Finds His Way Back To Long Island Home After Being Lost For Weeks During Snow Storms, Freezing WeatherIt is three miles by car from the animal hospital to the Forestieris' home.
4 Dogs On Long Island Need New Home After Owners Die Of COVID-19The often-overlooked impact of the pandemic is touching many lives. The North Shore Animal League America has pets whose owners have died or who lost jobs and can no longer afford their care.
New Jersey Man Who Suffered Stroke Reunited With Rescue Dog That May Have Saved His LifeIt was the sweetest of reunions.
Nassau County May Get Dangerous Dog Ordinance Requiring Owners To Notify Neighbors Of Problematic PetsBenny's Law creates a dangerous dog registry in the county - a public database of court-determined dangerous dogs.
Nassau County First Responders Rescue Dog From Icy PondThe dog is appropriately named Lucky, and Nassau County first responders pulled out all the stops to make sure he was back home safe Sunday night.
Dog Who Ran Away After Car Crash That Killed Woman's Fiancé Reunited With Owner: 'A Piece Of Him Is Home'When the massive snow storm hit earlier this week, owner Annmarie Fasano was so worried she started to lose hope. But it was the snow that actually helped them track Shadow down.
Dog Stranded At New Jersey Animal Shelter For Almost A Year Now In Foster Home"Girl Friday" was found as a stray in March 2020, but the pandemic halted adoptions, leaving her stuck at the township's animal shelter.
Manhattan Animal Care Center Finds Foster Homes For All Animals After Being Forced To Close TemporarilyThe Animal Care Center in East Harlem was forced to close because too many staffers either came down with COVID or had to quarantine because of close contact.
Manhattan Animal Care Center Forced To Temporarily Close Due To COVID OutbreakThe shelter will only provide emergency services, and it now needs help caring for animals while they're closed.
Puppy Rescued From Freezing Water In Jamaica BayCarol and Scott Denaro had just arrived at their eye care store in Rockaway Beach when they saw the shepherd-lab mix treading water Wednesday morning.
West Orange Residents Want To Find Forever Home For Stray Dog That's Been Living At Animal Control For 10 MonthsGirl Friday’s story with West Orange Animal Control started in March when she was picked up as a stray. Then the pandemic hit. Animal Control has been her home for 10 months.
Pet Food Recall: Feds Warn Of Toxin That May Be Present In Sportmix Pet Food For Dogs And CatsThe recalled products include Sportmix Energy Plus, the 50- and 44-pound bags, and 31- and 15-pound bags of Sportmix Original Cat Food.
Squirrel-Mania! Queens Residents Describe In Graphic Detail Being Attacked By Crazed RodentsSome people living in a Queens neighborhood are afraid to leave their homes.
1,000 Pounds Of Pet Food, Supplies Handed Out In The BronxCity Councilmember Rafael Salamanca Jr. says it's become more expensive to feed pets during the pandemic.