Category Archives: Dogs

StubbyDog Wants Everyone to Rediscover the Pit Bull

StubbyDog, a non-profit organization founded in 2011, has been tirelessly working to debunk the negative myths and misinformation about pit bulls by changing the conversation to focus on the positive qualities of the dogs. A pit bull is not one … Continue reading

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Stars and Adoptable Pets Headline 16th Annual Broadway Barks

Dogs, cats, celebrities, and plenty of positive energy will fill Shubert Alley when Broadway Barks celebrates its 16th year of saving lives! Saturday, July 12, 2014 3:00-6:30 p.m. Shubert Alley, West of Broadway, between 44th and 45th Streets, between Broadway … Continue reading

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Protect Your Pets from Fourth of July Fireworks & Other Summer Hazards

    Sizzling summer temperatures also pose threats to pets Monday, June 30, 2014 – New York, NY – With the Fourth of July right around the corner and the Farmers’ Almanac predicting a hot and humid summer in New York … Continue reading

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Close to 5,500 Pets Adopted in NYC Area During Maddie’s Pet Adoption Days

Maddie’s Fund® Exceeds National Goal with More Than 15,000 Adoptions in Two Days Wednesday, June 11, 2014 – New York, NY – An unprecedented 15,000 dogs and cats found homes this past weekend at the nation’s largest free pet adoption … Continue reading

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America’s Biggest FREE Pet Adoption Event Returns to NYC May 31 & June 1!

    It’s almost here: Maddie’s® Pet Adoption Days, the biggest FREE pet adoption event in the country! Created by Maddie’s Fund® and presented in New York City by the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals, the two-day 2014 Maddie’s Pet Adoption … Continue reading

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