A New Year’s Resolution

Experts speculate that we’re hesitant to plan too far ahead because of all the disruptions we’ve experienced with Covid. Still, despite the pandemic’s ongoing challenges, we have the power to make the world better for animals in ways both large and small. January 24 is national Change a Pet’s Life Day. So, let’s get started!

By |2022-01-12T21:29:44+00:00January 12th, 2022|

Kentucky Tornado Rescue Relief

As Kentucky and the surrounding areas deal with the aftermath of the recent tornados that hit the region, our Emergency Rescue Team is reaching out to our local partner shelters affected by the storm. We are prepared to help in any way we can, including rescuing and taking in animals that found themselves displaced from their loved ones. Below is a listing of shelters that can use your support. Some have Amazon Wish Lists where you can order items and send supplies directly to the areas in need.

By |2021-12-22T12:31:32+00:00December 14th, 2021|

December’s Gifts

As the last month of the year, December is a very evocative period, calling up memories at the same time it asks us to think about the future. So here are some of 2021’s most memorable rescue stories as well as reasons to hope that the future will be better for animals. And with Covid marring yet another holiday season, our memories and hopes are more important than ever.

By |2022-01-12T21:32:45+00:00December 13th, 2021|

A Lifesaving Rescue for Clarence and a Wonderful Life Ahead

A victim of animal cruelty, resilient Clarence is giving us all the gift of hope. It is heart-wrenching to consider the circumstances that brought this scrappy, young Terrier into our hands at Animal League America, but thanks to a collaborative rescue effort his future is changed forever.

By |2022-01-14T15:47:41+00:00December 13th, 2021|

Cold Weather Tips for Your Feral Friend

Winter is a difficult time of the year for Community Cats; it’s cold, food and water are scarce, and a warm, dry place to rest their weary bones can be hard to find. Providing some sort of comfort for these cats — whether it be a bowl of food, a feral house to call their own or a fresh bowl of water — will go a long way to make their life so much easier.

By |2021-12-15T19:31:00+00:00December 8th, 2021|

Life Begins Again for Dogs Rescued From Commercial Breeders

Finally safe and sound, a striking array of dogs and puppies descended the steps of the Animal League America Mobile Rescue Unit on Sunday, November 14, 2021, into the welcoming arms of our volunteers. In all, 48 incredible animals – no longer unwanted – arrived to have their lives transformed.

By |2021-11-16T11:38:25+00:00November 16th, 2021|

Holiday Feline Adoption Special

Our Bianca's Furry Friends Feline Adoption Center is filled to capacity with cats looking to find responsible, loving homes. To help these wonderful feline friends find a home this holiday season we're offering 50% off adoption fees for all cats 6 months - 4 years old, and waived adoption fees for all cats over 4 years old.* Visit our Port Washington, NY Adoption Center this month and bring home a lifetime of unconditional love!

By |2021-12-28T12:55:52+00:00November 16th, 2021|

Giving thanks to the “good people all around us”

It’s November. The weather here on the East Coast has shifted toward the autumnal, the days have shortened, dusk arrives a bit earlier every day, and the instinct to pull in, settle down, and take a bit of personal inventory is strong. Fall is definitely the season for introspection, and introspection often leads to giving thanks, especially in times like these.

By |2021-12-14T16:12:42+00:00November 9th, 2021|

Benefits of Senior Pet Adoption

An adorable puppy or kitten can certainly put a smile on your face, but a dog or cat in its golden years can do the same thing, while also making the pet parenting process much easier. To celebrate Senior Pet Adoption Month we'd like to highlight the benefits of adopting a senior pet, along with some available seniors waiting for you at our Port Washington, NY Adoption Center.

By |2022-01-06T11:10:48+00:00November 7th, 2021|