Category Archives: Pet Adoption

Euthanasia of Dogs and Cats at NYC Shelters Hits Historic Low, Says Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals in 2013 Progress Report

Euthanasia at AC&C drops for tenth straight year, giving NYC lowest euthanasia rate per capita of any major U.S. city Wednesday, April 23, 2014 – New York, NY – New York City is nearer than ever to becoming a “no-kill” … Continue reading

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Alliance to Host “Strictly Seniors” Senior Cat Adoption Event on May 4

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 – New York, NY – On Sunday, May 4, the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals (the Alliance) will host Strictly Seniors, its first-ever adoption event for cats seven years and older. To bring attention to the … Continue reading

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Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals and Humane Society of New York Team Up to Offer FREE Spay/Neuter Clinic for Rabbits

Free spay/neuter surgeries for rabbits will be provided by appointment on Saturday, April 5, 2014, at the Humane Society of New York Animal Clinic Tuesday, March 25, 2014 – New York, NY – Easter bunnies are not a happy bunch. … Continue reading

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A Reunion Between Rescued Dog and Rescuer

It had been six years since they’d last seen one another, but Nicky remembered Doug Halsey. The beautiful black-and-white Pit Bull mix enthusiastically greeted Doug, who now runs Ready for Rescue, an Alliance Participating Organization. Then he sat down by … Continue reading

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A Senior Dog’s Second Chance

When Sam arrived at the Brooklyn Animal Care & Control of NYC (AC&C) shelter, he was already a mature Bullmastiff around six or seven years old. He was also clearly the victim of poor owner care. The dog was extremely … Continue reading

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