animals

Are you Missing a Brown Tabby Cat? Found at 13th and Sixth, Manhattan

Are you Missing a Brown Tabby Cat? Found at 13th and Sixth, Manhattan

October 22, 2013

Updated This cat was found at 13th Street and Sixth Avenue about eleven days ago, and, despite signs up all over the surrounding area, no one has claimed her yet. She is female and friendly – a grey brown tabby – and thankfully now has a foster home. Thanks to Scott who looked out for her! [...]

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Chichi, Sweet Male Tabby Cat & Staff "Favorite," Still Hanging on at Manhattan ACC Shelter Needs Some Help -- (Now)

Chichi, Sweet Male Tabby Cat & Staff "Favorite," Still Hanging on at Manhattan ACC Shelter Needs Some Help — (Now)

June 18, 2012

I wrote last week about Chichi, a 7 year old male cat who desperately needs a home. This sweet tabby is at the Manhattan ACC (Animal Care & Control) after being sadly relinquished by his family. Well, even more wonderful information has been discovered about him! I updated Chichi’s info here. Can you give this [...]

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Give Chichi, a Sweet Male Tabby Cat, a Home - Surrendered by his family at the Manhattan ACC Shelter - Needs Help Now

Give Chichi, a Sweet Male Tabby Cat, a Home – Surrendered by his family at the Manhattan ACC Shelter – Needs Help Now

June 14, 2012

Updated More info here at Facebook where he was on the “Kill List” over the weekend but is apparently still alive and looking for a new home. Chichi is a male tabby cat and about 7 years old. He has been at the shelter since June 3rd, relinquished due to “moving / family changes /allergies” [...]

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Adopt-a-palooza Returns to Washington Square Park Saturday, May 19th -- Interview with head of Alliance for NYC's Animals

Adopt-a-palooza Returns to Washington Square Park Saturday, May 19th — Interview with head of Alliance for NYC's Animals

May 17, 2012

It turns out we have an animal-friendly Village neighbor to thank for Adopt-a-palooza’s presence this Saturday at Washington Square Park for the third year in a row. The neighbor, who runs an entertainment company, reached out to Jane Hoffman, President of the Alliance for NYC’s Animals, indicating that he’d like to help produce an event [...]

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Daisy at Manhattan Animal Care & Control Needs a Home Now!

Daisy at Manhattan Animal Care & Control Needs a Home Now!

January 8, 2012

Update 1/17: Rescued! But there’s so many more that need our help – This lovely black & white cat, Daisy, is on a “First Alert” list and probably doesn’t have much time. At the city shelter, ACC – Animal Care & Control – cats (and dogs) get put on a death list if they catch [...]

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Animal Spotlight: Adopt Happy - Needs Rescue Today! - at Manhattan ACC Shelter; Owner Evicted & Now Her Time Is Up!

Animal Spotlight: Adopt Happy – Needs Rescue Today! – at Manhattan ACC Shelter; Owner Evicted & Now Her Time Is Up!

November 2, 2011

This sweet kitty’s time is running out and, indeed, she may already have been killed. However … she is a “favorite” of volunteers and workers at the Manhattan Animal Care & Control, the city’s high kill “shelter” (search ACC on this blog for posts about it). Her owner/guardian was evicted. You can save her! It’ll be [...]

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Animal Spotlight: Mama Cat Buka + 5 Kittens Need Home ASAP; at ACC "Shelter" in Manhattan

Animal Spotlight: Mama Cat Buka + 5 Kittens Need Home ASAP; at ACC "Shelter" in Manhattan

October 18, 2011

If you’ve read my previous posts on the ACC — Animal Care & Control — you know this is yet another quasi city-affiliated organization in need of an overhaul. That being said, I want to help out the animals that are there. (I’m of the mindset that everyone should adopt at least one animal unless [...]

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Jinx at Manhattan Animal Care & Control Shelter Needs Home ASAP

Jinx at Manhattan Animal Care & Control Shelter Needs Home ASAP

June 21, 2011

From Animal Care & Control Volunteer:  Jinx – super sweet 2yr old cat DECLAWED front paws. Hard to take a pic of him he loves to be petted!  Neutered male, black Bombay mix. About Jinx: The shelter staff think I am about 2 years old. I weigh 10 pounds. May be FeLV positive. Found in [...]

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Animals of the Week : Nilly and Goldie at the City's ACC Need Help Now

Animals of the Week : Nilly and Goldie at the City's ACC Need Help Now

May 31, 2011

Update June 3rd — I’ve written before about Animal Care & Control, the city’s non-profit, hi-kill shelter system which is truly in need of a total overhaul. Every night on Facebook, an “e-list” – a list of animals to be killed the next day – is posted to a group called Pets on Death Row. [...]

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Update on Nino, now Nico, "Animal Spotlight" from Last Week

Update on Nino, now Nico, "Animal Spotlight" from Last Week

May 13, 2011

Last week, I posted an “Animal Spotlight” about gorgeous Nino who was abandoned at the Manhattan ACC (Animal Care & Control) hi-kill shelter by his previous owners/guardians and needed a new home – quickly. The clock was ticking and he would be out of time soon if not adopted. Luckily, Zani’s Furry Friends Pet Rescue [...]

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