Category Archives: Alliance Participating Organizations

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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Adoption Events: Friends at First Sight

On Adoptapalooza day, Wink “was looking for a best friend, and I knew it would be me.” Ryan, Wink’s happy adopter, also noted Wink was “very friendly and playful…his signature one eye did not faze him one bit and you … Continue reading

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Meet the NYC Feral Cat Initiative Team: Evon Handras

Evon Handras, Director of Administration and Liaison to the NYC Feral Cat Initiative, joined the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals in 2007. Her primary focus was to administer Maddie’s Spay/Neuter Project in NYC, which was a multi-year Maddie’s Fund grant … 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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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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