September 15, 2019

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 [...]


ASPCA Story Telling Program celebrates three years – 3,000+ volunteer reading hours

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Broadway Star Bebe Neuwirth Reads to Canine Cruelty Victims Recovering at ASPCA ASPCA Story Telling Program celebrates three years and more than 3,000 volunteer reading hours  Yesterday afternoon Broadway actress and current star of CBS’ Madam Secretary, Bebe Neuwirth, dropped by the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals’ (ASPCA) Canine Annex for Recovery and Enrichment [...]


Mark your calendar for Broadway Barks! July 8, 2017

Bernadette with Stella | New York City Dog

THE STAR-STUDDED ANIMAL ADOPTION EVENT SET FOR SATURDAY, JULY 8th – SHUBERT ALLEY   BROADWAY BARKS will once again take over Shubert Alley for the 19th annual star-studded dog and cat adoption event that benefits New York City animal rescue groups. The event, co-founded by Bernadette Peters and Mary Tyler Moore, features celebrities of the [...]


Pet Stains Happen – Learn about Stain & Odor Removal

Pet Stains Happen | New York City Dog

No matter how much you love your pets, they present challenges in keeping a home clean, smelling fresh, and healthy. Accidents happen! Dealing with pet accidents when they happen is hard, but knowing where past accidents took place is even more challenging. Professional rug cleaners use a special u/v light that detects accidents. The technicians [...]


Tour For Life – Adopt A Dog in NYC

Tour for Life | New York City Dog

Central Park West & Broadway ADORABLE, ADOPTABLE DOGS, CATS, PUPPIES AND KITTENS TAKE OVER COLUMBUS CIRCLE TO CELEBRATE THE FINAL STOP OF NORTH SHORE ANIMAL LEAGUE AMERICA’S 17th ANNUAL TOUR FOR LIFE® Tour Has Traveled Over 20,000 Miles and Saved Over 1400 Lives $100 Off Adoption Fees For All Approved Adopters WHAT:          North Shore Animal League America, [...]


Patrick Stewart Partners with ASPCA to help Dogs.


Legendary actor Patrick Stewart urges animal lovers to #GetTough on dog fighting via social media New York, N.Y.—To kick off its National Dog Fighting Awareness Day campaign on April 8, the ASPCA®(American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) has partnered with legendary actor Sir Patrick Stewart to raise awareness on the prevalence of dog fighting in the U.S. [...]


Tom’s Dog Run – East Harlem, NYC

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Local Park News – Thomas Jefferson Park  Tom’s Dog Run has made it onto the Participatory Budgeting Project Ballot! The Project Upgrades for Tom’s Dog Run A PARKS & RECREATION PROJECT ON THE BALLOT THIS YEAR. LOCATION: Thomas Jefferson Park (East Harlem) DESCRIPTION: Tom’s Dog Run is in need of water fountains, fencing and exercise obstacles for East Harlem Dogs. COST: $154,000 Voting takes [...]


Success for the ASPCA’s Canine Rehab Center

ASPCA Canine Rehab Center Graduate | New York City Dog

ASPCA Behavioral Rehabilitation Center Prepares Last Group of Canine “Graduates” in New Jersey for Adoption  Hundreds of dogs successfully graduate behavior rehabilitation program; ASPCA prepares for permanent relocation, expansion in North Carolina As the ASPCA® (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) approaches the four-year anniversary of its Behavioral Rehabilitation Center pilot program, staff members [...]


Breed Profile: Yorkshire Terrier


by Lauren R. Tharp Known as “Yorkies” to those who love them, the Yorkshire Terrier originated in Yorkshire, England (how appropriate, no?) where they were originally used to catch rats in clothing mills. Perky, fun, and utterly adorable, this toy breed was first recognized by the AKC in 1885 and currently reigns as the third [...]