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Adoptapalooza Prospect Park - Saturday, August 4, 2018Adoptapalooza

NYC's Original Mega Pet Adoption Event

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 Prospect Park

Saturday, August 4, 2018

Noon–5:00 p.m. (rain or shine!)

Prospect Park, Bartel-Pritchard Square

Prospect Park West and 15th Street, Brooklyn, NY

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

Adopt a Pet!

More than 150 dogs, cats, puppies, and kittens will be available for adoption from more than 15 New York City area shelters and rescue groups. Confirmed organizations include All About Spay Neuter, Animal Care Centers of NYC (ACC), Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons (ARF), ASPCA, Best Friends Animal Society, Bideawee, Bronx Tails Cat Rescue, Bully Project, Cypress Feline Rescue, GROWL, Korean K9 Rescue, Linda's Cat Assistance, Little Wanderers NYC, Long Island Bulldog Rescue, Louie's Legacy Animal Rescue, Muddy Paws Rescue, Posh Pets Rescue, PupStarz Rescue, Red Hook Dog Rescue, Waggytail Rescue, and Zani's Furry Friends.

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

 

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Prepare for Emergencies!

Have your dog or cat microchipped for free by Vetco. Note: Cats should be in carriers when brought to the event, and dogs must be leashed.

Purchase a dog license (required by law in NYC) from the NYC Department of Health. Licenses are $8.50, or $34.00 for dogs who have not been spayed/neutered. (Checks, money orders, and credit/debit cards only. No cash accepted.)

Learn emergency preparation tips for people with pets from representatives from New York City Emergency Management / Ready New York.

Take home free, personalized pet ID tags, courtesy of the Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals.

Have Fun with Your Whole Family!

Bring your children to the Kids' Korner for face painting and temporary tattoos by The Cheeky Chipmunk.

 

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Adoptapalooza in the News

All For Animals TV #53 - Adoptapalooza 2018 in Union Square

by Susan Richard, AllForAnimals.tv

Sunday, September 23, 2018

Hundreds of Dogs, Cats & Rabbits Find New Homes at Union Square Pet Adoption Event

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

Sunday, September 16, 2018

The Daily Mix TV - September 14, 2018

by Sean-Patrick Hillman, hillSTORY Marketing

Friday, September 14, 2018

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Adoptapalooza 2018 - 1010 WINS' Susan Richard interviews Stephanie Mattera of the Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals

by Susan Richard, 1010 WINS

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Adoptapalooza returns to Union Square with 500 pets available for adoption

by Susan Richard, 1010 WINS

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

More Adoptapalooza News…

 

 


Other Adoptapalooza Events

Adoptapalooza Union Square 2018

Sunday, September 16, 2018

Union Square Park, Manhattan

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Adoptapalooza Prospect Park 2018

Saturday, August 4, 2018

Prospect Park, Bartel-Pritchard Square, Brooklyn

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Adoptapalooza Union Square 2018

Sunday, May 20. 2018

Union Square Park, Manhattan

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Adoptapalooza Union Square 2017

Sunday, September 17, 2017

Union Square Park, Manhattan

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Adoptapalooza Prospect Park 2017

Saturday, August 5, 2017

Prospect Park, Bartel-Pritchard Square, Brooklyn

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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, Brooklyn

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Adoptapalooza Riis Park 2016

Saturday, June 25, 2016

Riis Park Beach Bazaar, 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, Brooklyn

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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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