Category Archives: Helping Pets and People in Crisis

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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The Wheels of Hope Turn for Animals in Crisis

    Since 2005, the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals has transported 80,000 cats and dogs to partner rescue groups, adoptive and foster homes, spay/neuter appointments, and veterinary providers with our Wheels of Hope transport program. Our six transport vans run … Continue reading

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Donations Provide for Pets in NYC Domestic Violence Shelters

Animals often present a major barrier to seeking support and assistance for victims of domestic violence, and fear for the safety of pets in violent households can cause abuse victims to remain in dangerous situations. As part of the Mayor’s … Continue reading

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Fund Helps Peppa Reunite with Family for the Holidays

More than a year ago, the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals learned about Peppa, a young polka-dotted Chihuahua whose family was fleeing domestic violence. The mom and young children were desperate to keep their beloved dog. With nowhere to go … Continue reading

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Invest in a Safe Future for Domestic Violence Victims and Their Pets

    During October, Domestic Violence Awareness Month, your donation to this program will be doubled up to our goal of $3,000! The Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals Helping Pets and People in Crisis program aims to reduce pet relinquishment to … Continue reading

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