Category Archives: Maddie’s Fund

Dog’s Night Out: Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals Partners with Brooklyn Cyclones for 6th Annual Bark in the Park

Family-Friendly Event Featured an Evening of Baseball, Pet Adoptions, a Parade of Pooches, and Frisbee-Chasing Canines Thursday, August 29, 2013 – Brooklyn, NY – The Brooklyn Cyclones’ home stadium, MCU Park, was filled tonight with wagging tails, floppy ears, wide-toothed … Continue reading

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NYC’s Biggest FREE Pet Adoption Event EVER Features Thousands of Dogs & Cats Looking for Forever Homes

    Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals Hosts “Maddie’s® Pet Adoption Days” June 1 & 2 New York, NY – Wednesday, May 22, 2013 – On Saturday and Sunday, June 1 and June 2, thousands of dogs and cats, puppies and … Continue reading

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Adopting a Senior Animal Companion

by April Lang, LCSW If anybody has any doubt that we are living in an ageist society, just turn on the television or peruse a fashion or gossip magazine. Youth is glamorized. Youth is glorified. Unfortunately, this attitude also extends … Continue reading

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Pet Behavior Tips for Happy Animals & Adopters

by Debra Horwitz, DVM, DACVB, Keep the L.O.V.E. Alive Behavior Express Tour Dr. Horwitz will be at the Ceva booth at Maddie’s Pet Adoption Days on Saturday, June 1, 11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m., at Petco – 92nd/Broadway, 2475 Broadway (at 92nd … Continue reading

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Oregon Communities Welcome NYC Feral Cat Initiative Training Series Sponsored by Petco Foundation

After traveling to Chicago in January to teach “fast-track” techniques for taming feral kittens for adoption — the first in the ongoing series of New York City Feral Cat Initiative (NYCFCI) of the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals workshops taught … Continue reading

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