June 20, 2019

ASPCA and NYPD Celebrate Five Years of Fighting Animal Abuse and Rescuing Victims Across NYC

More than 3,300 animals treated and nearly 700 arrests made through ground-breaking partnership [VIDEO] ASPCA creates video featuring animals saved through partnership NEW YORK—Today the ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) is marking the five-year anniversary of its ground-breaking partnership with the New York City Police Department (NYPD). The collaboration launched citywide in January 2014 with [...]


Dogs can help stressed kids

Happy kid with a dog at home

A new study recently published in the Journal of Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology found that children experiencing stress who then interact with therapy dogs benefit from improved mood and reduced anxiety. Titled, “The Influence of Interactions with Dogs on Affect, Anxiety, and Arousal in Children,” researchers from Yale University reported that unstructured interactions with [...]


Free Vaccines Available for Dogs and Cats at Brooklyn Borough Hall on Saturday


Free Vaccines Available for Dogs and Cats at Brooklyn Borough Hall on Saturday Adoptable cats from the ASPCA will also be available at event put on by NYC Department of Health, ASPCA, Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals, NYC Parks, Animal Care Centers of NYC, and the office of the Brooklyn Borough President  Brooklyn Borough Hall on [...]


Finally getting the stain and the odor OUT!

Young Dog | New York City Dog

When you have a dog or cat … accidents happen.  Maybe you were running late or maybe your dog nibbled on something  nasty outside before you had a chance to stop him or her. If you have some problem spots in the house or apartment – stains that just won’t go away … or that [...]


Draq Queens Pose For Adoption

Belle Noche - New York City Dog

New York City’s best drag performers are teaming up with local animal advocacy charity organization, Rock & Rawhide, to bring attention to shelter and rescue animals. A series of photo shoots dubbed “Look What the Dog (& Cat!) Dragged In” will feature Drag Queens and Kings, in their glittery glory, with fluffy and scruffy friends [...]


ASCPA honors NYC’s Top Cops for Animals


ASPCA Honors NYPD Officers and Assistant District Attorney at third annual Appreciation Luncheon Seventeen honorees celebrated for their dedication to helping NYC’s most vulnerable animals  The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) today honored 16 members of the New York City Police Department (NYPD) and one Assistant District Attorney for their tireless [...]


New York City’s 9th Annual Blessing of the Animals

Manhattan Pet Blessing | New York City Dog

Christ Church Offers Individual, Multidenominational Blessings to Hundreds of Household Pets and Farm Animals: Including NYPD Horses and K-9 Unit, Pigs, Cats, Dogs, Exotic Birds, Fish, Reptiles, Llamas, Alpacas, Sheep, Goats,       Chickens, and all that’s feathered & furry. New York Post columnist Cindy Adams’ 2017 Blessing of the Animals is Sunday, December [...]


What’s next at the Guggenheim? Dog Meat Canapè?


ASPCA Objects to Animal Cruelty in Guggenheim Museum Exhibit “Art and China after 1989: Theater of the World” In response to the Guggenheim Museum Exhibit “Art and China after 1989: Theater of the World,” the ASPCA® (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) today issued the following statement: The ASPCA objects to the [...]


ASPCA Denounces Suppression of Vital Data in Diminished USDA Dog Breeder Database


  USDA continues to endanger puppy mill dogs by withholding previously available information The ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) today denounced the brazen inadequacy of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) “refined” database of inspection reports of commercial dog breeding facilities licensed under the federal Animal Welfare Act (AWA). The abridged database [...]


Broadway Barks – Saturday July 8, 2017

Broadway Barks | New York City Dog

SATURDAY, JULY 8 – SHUBERT ALLEY – Come join the fun! 3 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. (special signing with Bernadette and Malcolm at 12 noon ) PRODUCED BY BROADWAY CARES/EQUITY FIGHTS AIDS   Bernadette Peters and Broadway Barks have established the annual Mary Tyler Moore Award, which will be given out each year at the [...]