Animal care and control
Report: NYC Animal Care & Control Shelters Have "Stomach Turning" Conditions
New York City's animal shelters are overcrowded, unsafe, and poorly operated, according to a damning new report detailing inhumane conditions in the shelters run by the city.
Updated: Apr 20, 2015 1:27 PM
Dear God Will Someone Please Adopt These Amazing Dogs?
Maury is said to be frightened in the shelter environment. POOR MAURY.
Updated: Aug 20, 2014 6:31 PM
Activists Stop City From Euthanizing Wounded Dog
The wounded stray dog, who was picked up by Animal Care and Control earlier this month, was nearly euthanized over concerns he might have rabies
Updated: Nov 21, 2013 2:15 PM
Photos: Adopt These Abused Brooklyn Dogs (And Their Puppies)!
Three adult pit bulls still need to be adopted, and there is also a litter of eight adorable puppies available, as you can see in the photos above.
Updated: Aug 15, 2013 1:59 PM
Damning Report Claims Deplorable Conditions At Animal Care & Control
Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer released a damning report on the deplorable conditions and rampant mismanagement at Animal Care and Control, the city's major animal shelter system.
Updated: Jan 6, 2013 4:09 PM
Two Adorable Puppies Rescued From Bronx Trash Heap
You might think to yourself, no human being could possibly "throw out" two adorable dogs like the two above—but unfortunately, you'd be very wrong.
Updated: Sep 27, 2012 6:39 PM
23 Dogs Rescued From Brooklyn Home With No Running Water
"It smelled like dog feces and urine,” said neighbor Stacey Krauf. “You could smell it across the street.”
Updated: Feb 16, 2012 5:07 PM
Seriously, Though: What The Hell Happened To That Subway Opossum?
The NYPD says Animal Care & Control met the D train the opossum occupied in the Bronx. But Animal Care & Control says they were not involved!
Updated: Jan 19, 2012 4:24 PM
What To Do When Your Roommate "Rescues" A Rooster
What would you do if you came home to find a rooster in your kitchen?
Updated: Dec 16, 2011 1:57 PM
Wow: Missing Colorado Cat Found In NYC... Five Years Later
Willow's owner said, "My husband and I didn't want to tell the kids until we knew it was definitely her. They emailed the photo and it was her. The kids are so excited."
Updated: Sep 15, 2011 10:52 AM
How Did Snake Get Into 19th Floor Apartment Toilet Anyway?
The Bronx snake at Animal Care and Control. (Via the Wall
Updated: Sep 22, 2010 12:26 PM
Queens "Sewer Gator" Headed To Poconos
The sewer gator spotted in Astoria over the weekend is really
Updated: Aug 24, 2010 3:12 PM
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