Author Archives: OOTC Editor

Creative Animal Lover Turns Difficult Times Into an Opportunity to Help

Susanna Fitzgerald is making a difference for NYC’s homeless pets despite the upheavals caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. She recently wrote to the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals about her plans to make cage comforters “during the current craziness. I … Continue reading

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Animal-Friendly Legislation Moves NYC Toward a More Humane Future

Editor’s note: Although we realize this article isn’t immediately relevant to the current COVID-19 emergency gripping the headlines, we wanted to share the information with our readers because we believe it demonstrates the promise of a positive future. In November … Continue reading

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Alliance President Mentors Students in Animal Law

In keeping with the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals’ new focus in 2020 — particularly in mentoring individuals and organizations — Alliance President Jane Hoffman guest lectured a law class at NYU School of Law on February 5, 2020, at … Continue reading

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Alliance Shares Lifesaving Experience with Saint Louis Petlover Coalition

In keeping with the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals’ new direction for 2020, Alliance President Jane Hoffman met with the Saint Louis Petlover Coalition in St. Louis, MO, on January 15, at the invitation of the Coalition’s host, Nestlé Purina … Continue reading

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The Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals: Our Mission Continues…

Having accomplished our mission to transform New York City into a no-kill city, the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals will now focus on our role as a capacity-builder, a connector, and hub for NYC animal welfare. To that end, we … Continue reading

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