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Adoptapalooza Union Square - Sunday, May 20, 2018Adoptapalooza

NYC's Original Mega Pet Adoption Event

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 Union Square

Sunday, May 20, 2018

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!

More than 500 dogs, cats, puppies, kittens, and rabbits will be available for adoption from more than 30 New York City area shelters and rescue groups. Confirmed organizations include Animal Care Centers of NYC (ACC), Animal Haven, The Animal Project, Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons (ARF), ASPCA, Best Bullies, Bideawee, Bronx Tails Cat Rescue, Bully Project, City Critters, Inc., Cypress Feline Rescue, Frankie's Feline Fund, Grateful Greyhounds , Hudson Valley Humane Society, Husky House, K9Kastle, KittyKind, Linda's Cat Assistance, Little Wanderers NYC, Muddy Paws Rescue, The Patricia H. Ladew Foundation, Place for Cats, Posh Pets Rescue, PupStarz Rescue, Red Hook Dog Rescue, Ruff House Rescue, Second Chance Rescue, Waggytail Rescue, and Zani's Furry Friends.

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

Every adopter will receive a free Alex and Ani bangle bracelet featuring the Alliance paw print logo!

 

Preview Cats Preview Dogs Preview Rabbits

 

Prepare for Emergencies!

Have your dog or cat microchipped by Vetco. The first 50 microchips will be FREE, or only $15 after the first 50.

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!

Learn tricks and training tips from Petco certified trainers on the Dog Training Field.

Bring your children to the Kids' Korner for face painting and temporary tattoos by The Cheeky Chipmunk and animal illustrations by the Society of Illustrators.

Celebrate finding your furry co-pilot just like Han Solo finds Chewbacca in the new Solo: A Star Wars Story movie with a chance to take home free tickets, t-shirts, cinch bags, collectible pins, mini posters, and more.

Visit the NYC Feral Cat Initiative booth for a performance of the Community Cat Theatre puppet show!

Have free photos taken with your pet by the Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals.

Take Home Free Pet Products!

Pick up free pet food samples, other products, and information from pet-related vendors. Confirmed vendors include Blue Buffalo, Merrick, Nature's Variety, Petco, Solid Gold, Unleashed By Petco, and WholeHearted.

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 NYC Animal Organizations!

Talk to Certified TNR Caretakers from the NYC Feral Cat Initiative about Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) and how you can help feral and stray community cats and reduce the number of kittens being born on the streets in your neighborhood.

Learn how Pets for Vets is providing second chances for shelter pets by rescuing, training, and pairing them with military veterans who can benefit from a companion animal.

Meet wildlife experts and rehabilitators and learn about the wild animals who share our urban home at the Wild Bird Fund booth.

 

Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals

Petco Foundation

Blue Buffalo

The Cheeky Chipmunk

Merrick

Nature's Variety

NYC Emergency Management / Ready New York

NYC Department of Health

NYC Feral Cat Initiative

Petco

Pets for Vets - NYC - Long Island Chapter

Rock & Rawhide

Soiety of Illustrators

Solid Gold

Solo: A Star Wars Story

Unleashed By Petco

Vetco

WholeHearted

Wild Bird Fund

     

 


Adoptapalooza in the News

Hundreds of Dogs, Cats & Rabbits Seek Forever Homes at First Adoptapalooza of 2018

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

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Adoptapalooza's Back In Union Square With Hundreds Of Animals Looking For Loving Homes

by Susan Richard. 1010 WINS

Saturday, May 19, 2018

 

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Previous Adoptapalooza Events

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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