A Rare Opportunity — One Month Only!

 Diane Gauld and Steve Gruber of the Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals introduce adoptable puppies to supporters at the POP-UP Adoption Shop launch party on November 2. (Photo by Dana Humphrey, Whitegate PR)

Diane Gauld and Steve Gruber of the Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals introduce adoptable puppies to supporters at the POP-UP Adoption Shop launch party on November 2. (Photo by Dana Humphrey, Whitegate PR)

Mayor’s Alliance POP-UP Adoption Shop in Midtown Manhattan

If you’re thinking of adopting a new best friend this month, come to the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals® POP-UP Adoption Shop, a.k.a., the RS POP-UP Adoption Shop at the Roger Smith Hotel, 501 Lexington Avenue.

Throughout November, dogs and cats from a variety of Mayor’s Alliance participating organizations will be waiting to meet you at this convenient Midtown location, where you’ll not only have the pleasure of falling in love but also conveniently shop for some of the finest quality pet products available. Adopt your new pet, and spoil your pet, all in a single stop! Ten percent of your product purchases at the shop will be donated to the shelter or rescue group featured that day.

Plus!…Every Wednesday evening (except November 23) from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m., the Mayor’s Alliance adoption van, a gift from the Petco Foundation, will be parked curbside in front of the shop with more animals for adoption to complement a wine reception inside the store.

Store Hours in November
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday: 11 a.m.–7:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 11 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Noon–5:00 p.m.

Adoption Hours in November
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday: Noon–6:00 p.m.
Wednesday: Noon–8:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Noon–5:00 p.m.

Note: The Shop will be closed Wednesday and Thursday, November 23 and 24, for Thanksgiving.

The Mayor's Alliance adoption van will be parked at the POP-UP Adoption Shop with more animals for adoption on Wednesday evenings during the weekly wine reception. (Photo by Dana Humphrey, Whitegate PR)

The Mayor's Alliance adoption van will be parked at the POP-UP Adoption Shop with more animals for adoption on Wednesday evenings during the weekly wine reception. (Photo by Dana Humphrey, Whitegate PR)

Pet Adoption Line-Up

Meet pets for adoption from these rescue organizations at the Adoption Shop in November:
Picasso Veterinary Fund: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 (cats and dogs)
Posh Pets Rescue: 7, 8 (cats and dogs)
NY PET-I-CARE Adoption Program: 9 (cats)
City Critters: 10 (cats)
Brooklyn Bridge Animal Welfare Coalition: 11, 12, 13 (cats)
Dog Habitat Rescue: 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20 (dogs)
Brooklyn Bridge Animal Welfare Coalition: 21, 22 (cats)
Closed for Thanksgiving: 23, 24
Metropolitan Maltese Rescue: 25, 26, 27 (dogs)
Sean Casey Animal Rescue: 28, 29, 30 (dogs)

Want to see who’s waiting to meet you at the shop each day? Check out our live video cam!

More POP-UP Activities at the Shop

In addition to offering adorable pets for adoption each day, the POP-UP Adoption Shop is stocked full of high-quality, creative pet products from some of the best companies. (Photo by Dana Humphrey, Whitegate PR)

In addition to offering adorable pets for adoption each day, the POP-UP Adoption Shop is stocked full of high-quality, creative pet products from some of the best companies. (Photo by Dana Humphrey, Whitegate PR)

The Mayor’s Alliance has partnered with some of the best pet-product companies around for this month-long adopt-and-shop extravaganza, including MetroPaws, Stella & Chewy’s, Sam & Tasha, Sturdi Products, and DuckyWorld (Yeowww! Catnip®).

On Tuesday, November 15, 5:00–8:00 p.m., there will be a special trunk show with Sam & Tasha. Meet fashion illustrator Jennifer Lilya on November 9 and November 30, as she sketches people and pets for donations to raise money for the associated pet shelters. If you’re looking for the best deals in town on Black Friday, November 25, come out to the POP-UP Adoption Shop between 10:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. to receive a free dog or cat toy with any $10 purchase. On Saturday, November 26, noon–4:00 p.m., don’t miss the Wags & Tags Trunk Show. Additionally, on Sunday, November 27, 2:00–6:00 p.m., author Olga Horvat will host a book-signing event for her recent release of Paranormal Pooch.

The Mayor’s Alliance POP-UP Adoption Shop is presented by Lion’esque Media and the Roger Smith Hotel. Our November 2 opening night launch party was a real crowd-pleaser — view the video or check out the photo album.

We hope to see you at the Mayor’s Alliance POP-UP Adoption Shop this month!

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