Category Archives: Pet Fostering

Tenant Advocacy Program Helps Tenants with Pet-Related Housing Issues

The Alliance’s Tenant Advocacy Program has helped nearly 300 pet owners keep their pets since 2015. This includes pet owners who are private renters, coop owners, New York City Housing Authority residents, and residents in Department of Homeless Services (DHS) shelters. Continue reading

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Alliance Works with Animal Planning Task Force to Assist During Pandemic

When disaster strikes New York City, the Animal Planning Task Force (APTF) of NYC Emergency Management is on the front line to help pets and pet owners weather the storm. These days, that storm is the COVID-19 pandemic, and with … Continue reading

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Love Animals? Looking for a Match?

    Volunteering in the animal welfare field can bring many benefits, not the least of which is connecting with like-minded people who care deeply about animals. And sometimes, a connection can evolve into more than a casual acquaintance. A recent … Continue reading

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We Said YES to Nala and Her Kittens

    Last month we told you that our busiest season was right around the corner, with spring and summer bringing upswings in pet abandonment and the unwanted births of kittens to both unspayed pet and community cats. We were right. … Continue reading

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You Helped Us Say YES to Orphaned Kittens, Nicky & Norman!

    Every day, the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals works tirelessly to save NYC’s most at-risk animals. Thanks to you, since our founding in 2003, we’ve been able to save more than 300,000 homeless pets. We recently were able to … Continue reading

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