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Adoptapalooza - Sunday, May 31, 2015Adoptapalooza

www.AdoptapaloozaNYC.org

Join the Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals for Adoptapalooza, our signature pet adoption extravaganzas! These public events feature wonderful cats, dogs, and sometimes rabbits for adoption from dozens of Alliance Participating Organizations. Each Adoptapalooza features additional activities, which might include advice on pet care, training, and grooming; product giveaways; microchipping; dog licensing; pet photographers; dog performances; or other fun activities for the whole family — two- and four-legged alike.

Adoptapalooza

Sunday, May 31, 2015

Noon–5:00 p.m. (rain or shine!)

Union Square Park, North Plaza

Broadway and East 17th Street, New York, NY

The Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals is proud to present Adoptapalooza in partnership with the Petco Foundation!

Adopt a Pet!

Close to 300 dogs, cats, and rabbits will be available for adoption from over 40 Alliance Participating Organizations. Confirmed shelters and rescue groups include All About Spay Neuter, Anarchy Animal Rescue, Animal Care & Control of NYC (AC&C), Animal Haven, The Animal Project, Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons (ARF), Anjellicle Cats Rescue, ASPCA, Best Bullies, Bideawee, Bronx Tails Cat Rescue, Brooklyn Bridge Animal Welfare Coalition, Bully Project, City Critters, Inc., Empty Cages Collective, For Animals Inc., Four Paws Sake, NYC, Frankie's Fund for Feline Care and Rescue, Grateful Greyhounds , HEART Rescue Group, Husky House, Hudson Valley Humane Society, Infinite Hope, K9Kastle, KittyKind, Linda's Cat Assistance, Long Island Bulldog Rescue, Louie's Legacy Animal Rescue, Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals, Metropolitan Maltese Rescue (MetroMalts), Mr. Bones & Co., NYC Metro Rabbit, The Patricia H. Ladew Foundation, Pibbles & More Animal Rescue, Posh Pets Rescue, Purrfect Angels of Inwood, Rebound Hounds Res-Q, Rescuzilla, Sean Casey Animal Rescue, Second Chance Rescue, Social Tees Animal Rescue, Southampton Animal Shelter Foundation, Staten Island Hope Animal Rescue, Waggytail Rescue, Washington Heights Cat Colony (WaHi Cats), and Zani's Furry Friends.

All animals for adoption have been vaccinated and spayed or neutered. Adoption fees vary by group.

 

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Prepare Your Pets for Emergencies!

Have your dog or cat microchipped for $25 at the Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals microchipping tent by Dr. Michael Berman of On The Go Veterinary Services.

Purchase a dog license (required by law in NYC) from the NYC Department of Health.

Learn how to prepare yourself and your pets for emergencies from representatives from New York City Emergency Management / Ready New York.

Take home free pet ID tags.

Have Fun with Your Whole Family!

Kids' Korner with face painting, fun temporary tattoos, a caricaturist, and more, hosted by Wellness.

Free dog training sessions by Petco certified trainers on the Hill's Science Diet field.

Free photos with your pet at the photo booth hosted by the Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals and Petco Foundation.

Cat behavior questions answered by Carole Wilbourn, The Cat Therapist.

Information, giveaways, and prizes from Warner Bros. Pictures' Max movie, in theaters June 26.

Take Home Free Pet Products!

Free pet food samples, other products, and information from pet-related vendors. Confirmed vendors include Blue Buffalo, Hill's Science Diet, Wellness, Freshpet, Petco, Purina, Solid Gold, and Unleashed by Petco.

Bring a Shelter Donation!

Rock & Rawhide will collect your donations of clean towels, blankets, pet toys, and other supplies for shelter animals.

Learn About Other Animal Groups!

Meet experts and learn about New York City's community cats, birds, coyotes, carriage horses, and other animals who share our urban home at the Farm Sanctuary, NYCLASS, NYC Feral Cat Initiative, Urban Utopia Wildlife Rehabilitation, Urban Wildlife Alliance, Wild Bird Fund, and Wild Dog Foundation information tables.

 

Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals

Petco Foundation

Blue Buffalo

Hill's Science Diet

Wellness

Freshpet

Petco

Purina

Solid Gold

Unleashed by Petco

Carole Wilbourn: The Cat Therapist

On The Go Veterinary Services

Rock & Rawhide

Farm Sanctuary

NYCLASS

NYC Feral Cat Initiative

New York City Office of Emergency Management / Ready New York

Urban Utopia Wildlife Rehabilitation

Urban Wildlife Alliance

Wild Bird Fund

Wild Dog Foundation

 


Adoptapalooza in the News

Adoptapalooza Introduces Adopters to Hundreds of Homeless NYC Pets

Press Release by the Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Petco Foundation Donates $200,000 to Support Alliance Programs - May 21, 2017

by the Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Find the fur baby your life is missing at Union Square's Adoptapalooza

by Nikki M. Mascali, Metro New York

Friday, May 19, 2017

These Animals are Up for Adoption at Sunday's Union Square Adoptapalooza

by Allegra Hobbs, DNAinfo

Friday, May 19, 2017

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Baby Howard the bulldog uses fame to support animal shelters

by Carl Corry, Newsday

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Union Square Park Adoptapalooza brings 300 dogs, cats, rabbits to NYC

by Meghan Giannotta, amNewYork

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Adoptapalooza: Three things to know before finding your four-legged family member

by Daryl Lovel7l, Cornell University

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

New York Today: How to Adopt a Pet

by Alexandra S. Levine, The New York Times

Thursday, May 11, 2017

NYC Achieves 90% Animal Shelter Live Release Rate for Second Year

Press Release by the Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals

Monday, May 8, 2017

More Adoptapalooza News…

 


Previous Adoptapalooza Events

Adoptapalooza Union Square 2017

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Union Square Park, Manhattan

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Adoptapalooza Union Square 2016

Sunday, September 18, 2016

Union Square Park, Manhattan

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Adoptapalooza Prospect Park 2016

Saturday, August 6, 2016

Prospect Park, Bartel-Pritchard Square

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Adoptapalooza Riis Park 2016

Saturday, June 25, 2016

Koeppel Subaru, Queens

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Adoptapalooza Long Island City 2016

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Koeppel Subaru, Queens

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Adoptapalooza Union Square 2016

Sunday, April 10, 2016

Union Square Park, Manhattan

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Adoptapalooza Long Island City 2015

Sunday, October 11, 2015

Koeppel Subaru, Queens

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Adoptapalooza Union Square 2015

Sunday, September 20, 2015

Union Square Park, Manhattan

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Adoptapalooza Prospect Park 2015

Saturday, August 1, 2015

Prospect Park, Bartel-Pritchard Square

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Adoptapalooza Union Square 2015

Sunday, May 31, 2015

Union Square Park, Manhattan

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Adoptapalooza Union Square 2014

Sunday, September 7, 2014

Union Square Park, Manhattan

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Adoptapalooza Union Square 2013

Sunday, September 8, 2013

Union Square Park, Manhattan

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Adoptapalooza Union Square 2012

Sunday, September 9, 2012

Union Square Park, Manhattan

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Adoptapalooza 2012

Saturday, May 19, 2012

Washington Square Park, Manhattan

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Adoptapalooza 2011

Saturday, June 4, 2011

Washington Square Park, Manhattan

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Adoptapalooza - September 2010

Saturday, September 12, 2010

Washington Square Park, Manhattan

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Adoptapalooza - May 2010

Saturday, May 22, 2010

Washington Square Park, Manhattan

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