Category Archives: Animal Care & Control of NYC

Protect Your Pets from Fourth of July Fireworks & Sizzling Summer Temperatures

    Tuesday, June 30, 2015 – New York, NY – With the Fourth of July right around the corner, and the Farmers’ Almanac predicting a hotter and drier summer than usual, the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals advises pet owners … Continue reading

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Adoption Events: From Stray to Happy Home

    Zoey is celebrating her one-year adoption anniversary this month. Thanks to the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals and our mega-adoption events in NYC, she is loving her new life (and new haircut!) with her adopter Katie in sunny Florida. … Continue reading

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Adoptapalooza Includes Hundreds of Homeless Pets for Adoption

    NYC’s Original Mega Pet Adoption Fair Presented by the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals and Petco Foundation Sunday, May 31, 2015 – New York, NY – Manhattan’s Union Square Park was transformed today into New York City’s pet adoption … Continue reading

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Online Toolkit Provides Social Workers with Resources to Help Pet Owners in Crisis

    Comprehensive guide, launched today by the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals, covers topics including domestic violence, homelessness, hoarding, illness, among others Tuesday, May 5, 2015 – New York, NY – A mentally challenged woman is evicted from her apartment … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Sisters

by Liz Keller, Glen Wild Animal Rescue In February 2013 I received a call from Animal Care & Control of NYC (AC&C) asking if I could take three Pit Bull mix puppies. Glen Wild Animal Rescue normally works with adult … Continue reading

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