Animal Care & Control of NYC (AC&C) is the largest pet organization in the northeast that helps rescue, care for, and find loving homes for homeless and abandoned animals in the area. They aim to promote and protect the health, safety, and welfare of pets and people in New York City.
Their programs and services include the following:
*Full-service animal centers located in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Staten Island, as well as two Receiving Centers located in Bronx and Queens.
*Adoption services that help the pets under their care to find a new and loving family who can provide for their needs.
*Field operations that cater to pets in need of rescue, pose a threat to public safety, stray dogs, and injured dogs and cats that need extra help
*Volunteer programs that include the care and placement of shelter animals, foster animals in need, and give valuable administrative and fundraising support.
*Lost and found program that helps return pets to their respective owners.
They also provide education programs such as the Bite Prevention which teaches pet owners how to keep themselves and their children safe around pets and the Surrender Prevention Program which are free and low-cost services that can solve the problem(s) that might be leading you to give up your pet.
AC&C can be found at the following locations:
* Manhattan Animal Care Center – St., 110th Street (between 1st and 2nd Aves.), New York, NY 10029
*Brooklyn Animal Care Center – 2336 Linden Boulevard, Brooklyn, NY 11208
*Staten Island Animal Care Center – 3139 Veterans Road West, Staten Island, NY 10309
*Queens Pet Receiving Center – 92-29 Queens Boulevard, Rego Park, NY 11374
*Bronx Pet Receiving Center – 464 East Fordham Road, Bronx, NY 10458
For inquiries, please call 212.788.4000 or visit their website at http://www.nycacc.org.
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