World's Largest NO-KILL
Animal Rescue
and Adoption Organization


Members get our updates on rescue alerts, league events, special offers and more.

sign up!


Facebook Instagram YouTube Twitter

Like us on Facebook  
| Share share | email | print | A A

Visit the Newborn Puppies & Kittens in Our Nursery

Our Sponsorship Nursery (formerly called the HELP Program) is filled each day with the small cries of orphaned or newborn puppies and kittens. Some days, as many as 100 newborns are in our care – being hand-fed from a bottle, nurtured and cared for until they are healthy and strong enough to be placed for adoption into a loving, permanent home.

Special-needs puppies and kittens are in our care because often, a cat or dog will give birth, but the owner is unable to care for the newborns. The Animal League is often asked by other shelters to lend its support where pregnant dogs or cats are scheduled for destruction unless we step in.

By supporting the Animal League’s Sponsorship Nursery you can help care for newborn animals in need, ensuring that these puppies and kittens receive a chance at life. You can view some of our Nursery puppies and kittens on our live streaming video.

Help Miracle and Her Kittens

The Animal League recently rescued Miracle, a pregnant cat, from an overcrowded municipal shelter.
Read Miracle's story »

Help Hope and Her Puppies »

The Animal League recently rescued Hope, a young, pregnant Miniature Pitbull from an overcrowded shelter in New York City.

Meet Suna and Her Kittens »

Suna is a 10-month-old calico cat. North Shore Animal League rescued young Suna from a small, overcrowded shelter and a very uncertain fate.

Meet Arial and Her Kittens »

Arial is a beautiful, 8-month-old Tabby cat. North Shore Animal League America rescued Arial and her litter, giving them the second chance at life they probably would not have gotten elsewhere.


Items 1 - 15 of 31  123Next