Monthly Archives: March 2013

Family and Dog Escape Domestic Violence and Reunite Through Alliance Program

Toby is back with his family now. But it wouldn’t have happened were it not for the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals’ Helping Pets and People in Crisis program. For the last five years, the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals … Continue reading

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Oregon Communities Welcome NYC Feral Cat Initiative Training Series Sponsored by Petco Foundation

After traveling to Chicago in January to teach “fast-track” techniques for taming feral kittens for adoption — the first in the ongoing series of New York City Feral Cat Initiative (NYCFCI) of the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals workshops taught … Continue reading

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Rusty and Nacho: Unwanted Kittens Discovered in Queens School Trash

Debi Romano of SaveKitty Foundation received a call on Tuesday, March 12, from a school in Richmond Hill, Queens. When putting out the trash, the school’s custodian noticed that a black plastic bag — which was tied shut — was … Continue reading

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My Ultimate Dog Training Tip: Educate Yourself Before You Bring Home Your New Best Friend

by Sharon Mear, Training Cats and Dogs The other day I received a call from a couple who was completely stressed out about adopting a dog. Waiting until they felt ready, they’d researched, consulted with breeders, and considered several rescues. … Continue reading

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David Glicksman: “Triple Threat” Volunteer Extraordinaire

by Thea Feldman A self-proclaimed lifelong animal fan, David Glicksman says he had no idea how much his life was going to change when he decided to attend a meeting for new volunteers for the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals … Continue reading

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