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Tie 4.13.14Tie, Train-Track-Running, Headlining-Making Pup, Adopted!
Earlier this month, a sweet, energetic dog ran along the train tracks from the Bronx to Manhattan and was rescued by MTA police. Her adventure was covered by multiple news outlets, and she even made an appearance on Good Day New York. Now Tie, who arrived at AC&C with no form of identification, has been adopted by the Miller family, and has a great new home. Learn more »
Carolyn, cat volunteerAC&C Celebrates National Volunteer Week
Throughout the year, hundreds of amazing individuals make a difference for shelter animals in NYC as AC&C volunteers. During and immediately following National Volunteer Week (April 6-12) we spotlighted some of these truly generous people--some of New York's Kindest--on our Facebook page. We're grateful every day for their and all our volunteers' indispensable contributions. Learn more »
Spring Fling invite 150pxSpring Fling Coming Soon!
On Friday, May 9, AC&C will be hosting the 7th Annual Spring Fling at The National Arts Club. Join fellow animal lovers for an evening of cocktails, music, and silent and live auctions, and meet some great dogs up for adoption! Proceeds from the event will be directed to the Animal Care Fund and used to ensure loving care for thousands of cats, dogs, and rabbits, nurse them to health and tranquility, and promote their adoption into forever homes. Learn more »
Dexter and Jennifer1Happy Tail: Dexter, fka Bishop
It's not every day we get an adopter who chooses to move so she can take the dog she's fallen in love with home. But that's just what happened with Jennifer and Dexter, formerly known as Bishop. Learn more »
AC&C's April Board Meeting
If you missed our April 23 board meeting, you can view the presentation online. See presentation »
April 2014
Adoption Spotlight: Daenerys
"Named for a beloved character from Game of Thrones, Daenerys (pictured above), is a sweet little munchkin with a big rep to live up to! Just like her namesake she's strikingly beautiful and known for her compassionate nature. But where the fictional Daenerys is a fierce warrior, our fair dumpling is all softness and snuggles and the only things she's looking to conquer is your heart!" Learn more »
February Statistics
Statistics for each month are available towards the end of the following month, and those for March will be posted online soon. February statistics for cats and dogs are below.

Intakes: 1,803
Adoptions: 413
New Hope Placements: 879
Returns-to-Owner: 121
Foster: 90*
Euthanasia: 166
Excludes owner-requested euthanasia

*some fosters may also be counted in adoptions/NH placements, if they were placed by the end of the month
Upcoming Events
April 26: Adoption event with Garber Hardware
April 29: Foster orientation
May 3: Adoption event at the Reformed Church of Huguenot Park, Staten Island
May 4: May The 4th Be With You! adoption special
May 6: Foster orientation 
May 9: Spring Fling fundraiser
May 10: Adoption event with FENWICK KEATS Real Estate 
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