Slide 1
Bottle-Feeding & Care of Orphaned Kittens
Slide 2
New York Pet Fashion Show - Rescued by the 80s - February 11, 2016
Slide 3
Free Workshop: Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) and Colony Care
Slide 4
Capricorn? Make your birthday count for NYC's shelter pets this month!
Slide 5
Adopt a Pet!
Featured News, Events & Initiatives
New York Pet Fashion Show - February 11, 2016

New York Pet Fashion Show - February 11, 2016

Rev up your retro, send in the mod squad, get your punk out of the trunk, don't be square — show off your big hair, and bring on the funk at this celebration and dedication to the style and music of the '8os.

Bottle-Feeding & Care of Orphaned Kittens - February 9, 2016

Bottle-Feeding & Care of Orphaned Kittens - February 9, 2016

Learn the skills needed to successfully bottle-feed and care for orphaned kittens. Find out how to navigate all the stages of kitten care, and what equipment, formula, and bottle-feeding techniques get the best results.

Architects for Animals: Giving Shelter - January 14, 2016

Photos: Architects for Animals: Giving Shelter - January 14, 2016

Respected New York architects and designers present imaginative winter shelters to provide feral and stray community cats with a refuge from the cold.

An Even Brighter 2016 for NYC's Animals!

An Even Brighter 2016 for NYC's Animals!

Our life-saving initiatives need your support this holiday season. Together we can make sure that 2016 is the brightest year yet for NYC's animals!

Get Your 2016 NYC Pet Calendar!

Get Your 2016 NYC Pet Calendar!

Each year, Alliance Participating Organizations (APOs) and other animal organizations offer beautiful calendars for sale to raise funds for their valuable work, all with beautiful photos or other artwork of cats and dogs.

Alliance Keeps Petra & Pets Together Through Crisis

Alliance Keeps Petra & Pets Together Through Crisis

Petra Sanchez had a medical crisis, but because she could not find anyone willing to take care of her cats, she was reluctant to go to the hospital.

Alliance Helps HVARS Find New Homes for ACC Pets

Alliance Helps HVARS Find New Homes for ACC Pets

In 2015 alone, Wheels of Hope vans delivered approximately 600 animals from Animal Care Centers of NYC (ACC) to Hudson Valley Animal Rescue & Sanctuary (HVARS) in Poughkeepsie.

Alliance Supports Paul the Cat Guy’s TNR Efforts

Alliance Supports Paul the Cat Guy's TNR Efforts

Certified TNR Caretaker, Paul Santell (a.k.a. Paul the Cat Guy), helped hundreds of cats this year with support from the Alliance's NYC Feral Cat Initiative.

Alliance Adoption Van Showcases Animal Haven Pets

Alliance Adoption Van Showcases Animal Haven Pets

Using the Alliance's adoption van allows rescue partners like Animal Haven to introduce their pets to potential adopters in a variety of locations..

Photos: Whiskers in Wonderland

Photos: Whiskers in Wonderland

200 cats, kittens, and rabbits were available for adoption at our Whiskers in Wonderland holiday pet adoption event at Petco - Union Square on November 14 and 15!

Miles For Paws Team Runs Marathon for NYC's Animals

Miles For Paws Team Runs Marathon for NYC's Animals

Meet some of the runners who are saving the lives of NYC's animals by running for Miles For Paws in this year's TCS New York City Marathon!

AnnaBell Washburn: Elder Stateswoman of the TNR Movement

AnnaBell Washburn: Elder Stateswoman of the TNR Movement

Seemingly overnight in July 1990, AnnaBell Washburn became a face for the fledgling movement advocating humane care for feral cats in the United States.

Hey Baby, What's Your Sign? Capricorn?

Hey Baby, What's Your Sign? Capricorn?

Make your birthday count for NYC's shelter pets this month and celebrate your love of animals with your friends and family by joining the Alliance Giving Team!

ew Workshop: Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) and Colony Care

Workshop: Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) and Colony Care

Become a Certified TNR Caretaker! Learn the basics of TNR and colony care in this hands-on workshop designed by Alley Cat Allies, the ASPCA, and the Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals.


2014 Progress Report

2014 Progress Report

In 2014, the Alliance for NYC's Animals held steady on course to become a community where no healthy or treatable cats or dogs are killed simply because they do not have homes.

2014 Annual Report

2014 Annual Report

This year, in partnership with 150 Alliance Participating Organizations (APOs), we achieved a groundbreaking 87% community-wide Live Release Rate for New York City's shelter animals.

Every Donation Makes a Difference

Every Donation Makes a Difference

You can help homeless dogs and cats find permanent, loving homes by supporting the programs that aid 150+ rescue groups and shelters in our city. Donations of all amounts are lifesaving for the nearly 29,000 dogs and cats entering our city shelters each year.

Volunteer with the Mayor's Alliance

Volunteer with the Mayor's Alliance

Our volunteers are a critical part of our success, and essential to achieving our collective goal: a "no-kill" New York City — a city that our dogs and cats can be proud to call home. Your time, energy, and skills are lifesaving for the nearly 29,000 dogs and cats who enter our city shelters each year.

Adopt a Pet

Adopt a Pet

Adopt a Little New Yorker Today! Your new best friend is waiting for you right now at an Alliance Participating Organization (APO) or at an adoption event in New York City.

Spay or Neuter Your Pet

Spay or Neuter Your Pet

Spaying or neutering your pet reduces euthanasia by preventing unwanted litters, and improves the health and behavior of your cat or dog.

Microchip Your Pet

Microchip Your Pet

Having your pets microchipped is one of the best ways to increase the chance that, if your pet becomes lost or stolen and winds up at an animal shelter or veterinary office, he or she can be returned to you.

License Your Dog

License Your Dog

Licensing contributes to animal control and the protection of the public health. The law requires that all owned dogs be licensed with the dog license tag attached to his/her collar while in public. Dog owners may be fined for violation of these laws.

Affordable Pet Services

Affordable Pet Services

New York City has several programs in place to help struggling pet owners continue to provide their furry family members with veterinary care, food, and other necessities when finances are tight.

Take a Trap-Neuter-Return Workshop

Take a Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) Workshop

Become a Certified TNR Caretaker! Learn how to care for the feral and stray cats in your community and become eligible for free and low-cost services and support.

Brand New Amazon Charity Program Makes Us Smile

Amazon Charity Program Makes Us Smile

Designate the Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals as your AmazonSmile charity, and Amazon will automatically donate 0.5% of your purchases to help save the lives of NYC's homeless pets when you shop at smile.amazon.com.

Your Online Shopping Can Save NYC's Pets!

Your Online Shopping Can Save NYC's Pets!

Shop with iGive.com and your everyday purchases from over 1,500 online stores will benefit NYC's homeless pets at no additional cost to you!


New York City Feral Cat Initiative

New York City Feral Cat Initiative

A program of the Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals, the NYC Feral Cat Initiative is committed to solving New York City's feral cat overpopulation crisis through the humane, non-lethal method of Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR).

Wheels of Hope

Wheels of Hope

Wheels of Hope, the Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals transport van program, carries animals from from Animal Care & Control of NYC (AC&C) shelters to other shelters and rescue groups for adoption.

Picasso Veterinary Fund

Mayor's Alliance Medical Fund

The Mayor's Alliance Medical Fund (formerly Picasso Veterinary Fund) pays for lifesaving medical treatment for sick and injured animals transferred from Animal Care & Control of NYC (AC&C) to other Alliance Participating Organizations.

Helping Pets and People in Crisis

Helping Pets and People in Crisis

The Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals' Helping Pets and People in Crisis program provides assistance to individuals and families fleeing domestic violence; seniors requiring medical care outside of their home; and families facing eviction or other temporary setbacks.

Miles For Paws

Miles For Paws

Join the race to save NYC's homeless animals! If you can walk, run, wheel, or swim, you can help us go the distance towards our lifesaving goal.

New York Live's "Pet Project"

New York Live's "Pet Project"

NBC 4's New York Live features the weekly "Pet Project" segment in partnership with the Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals, which showcases adoptable dogs and puppies from local animal shelters.

 

Dramatic Progress Toward a No-Kill NYC

2014 Progress Report

 More than 8 out of 10 lives saved

  More than 60,000
spay/neuter surgeries

  More than 15,000
transfers from AC&C

  More than 13,700 transports through Wheels of Hope

More than 275,000 lives saved since 2003!

The Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals is a coalition of 150+ non-profit shelters and rescue groups working to end the killing of healthy and treatable cats and dogs at our city shelters, Animal Care Centers of NYC (AC&C).

Save a Life. Donate Now.

Adopt a Pet!

Facebook Twitter YouTube
Pinterest Instagram

Out of the Cage! The Blog of the Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals

Sign Up for Our Newsletter

 

iGive.com

AmazonSmile