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Legacies of Love

One gift that animals give us is the friendship of other people who love them as much as we do. I met Julia Belle Mason in June 2017 when she traveled from her home in Mississippi to New York for her Make-A-Wish dream come true. Her wish was to visit Animal League America, spend time with me, and meet lots of cats and kittens.

By |2018-10-11T08:59:23+00:00September 13th, 2018|

Disabled Rescue Pet Continues to Beat the Odds

Every rescue pet has a unique story to tell. But some stories stand out as some of our proudest success stories. Take Jamie, a Cocker Spaniel puppy rescued from a Midwestern commercial breeding facility with multiple disabilities, whose photo on one of our social media platforms placed him in the arms of his perfect human companion.

By |2018-09-25T11:41:24+00:00September 7th, 2018|

The 2019 Calendars Have Arrived!

In 2019 we're celebrating 75 years of action and compassion, and our special edition commemorative calendar is getting the party started. Each month features adorable—rescued and adopted—kittens and puppies that are sure to make each and every day a bit better. In the process, you will be helping us continue our no-kill mission to rescue, nurture, adopt, and educate in 2019 and well into the future. Donate and get yours today!

By |2018-09-20T16:10:48+00:00September 5th, 2018|

NASCAR Pup Series

Ladies and Gentleman, start your engines! Animal League America is partnering with NASCAR and NBC Sports to present the first-ever NASCAR on NBC “Pup Series.”

By |2018-09-11T17:29:37+00:00September 1st, 2018|

September is Spay/Neuter Your Pet Month

To promote the importance of spaying/neutering your pet, our Pet Health Centers is offering a special discount during the month of September for pet owners that take their pet for a pre-spay/neuter exam will receive $10.00 off the exam fee as well as 10% off the blood work required for the procedure.

By |2018-09-25T12:03:52+00:00August 30th, 2018|

Abandoned and Struggling to Survive

Heartbreaking. There’s simply no other way to describe Forest’s condition when he first arrived at North Shore Animal League America. The 8-year-old Shih Tzu was found abandoned in a vacant parking lot struggling to survive. His black and white coat filthy and severely matted. His ears and skin badly infected. Both front legs mangled, the left also wounded due to the unkempt hair that wrapped itself so tightly around the limb it caused lack of blood flow. There’s no telling how long this poor creature was left to suffer in this condition, but he’ll never feel that pain again thanks to the high quality compassionate care he’ll receive at our Pet Health Centers.

By |2018-09-17T13:29:45+00:00August 28th, 2018|

Veterinary Team Comes to Aid of Ailing Kitten

Kittens, so innocent and full of life, should spend their formative years exploring and playing, basking in front of sun drenched windows, and enjoying the company of human companions. Unfortunately, not every animal who finds themselves at our Port Washington, N.Y. campus has the luxury of enjoying such spoils. Recently, we met Trey, a 5-month-old kitten, when he and his sibling were picked up by our Rescue Team and swiftly transported to our Pet Health Centers.

By |2018-08-27T17:50:05+00:00August 15th, 2018|

When another person’s trash becomes my treasure

For most of my life, passing a Maserati dealership did not bring tears to my eyes. But all that changed on July 10, when a teeny, adorable, grey and white kitten arrived at my house. We named him Maserati, because just one week earlier someone found him in a dumpster behind a Maserati showroom.

By |2018-09-14T15:02:59+00:00August 13th, 2018|

Back to School Tips: Leaving Your Pet at Home

The hurried rush of back-to-school and shorter days means families are spending more time focused on school work and active schedules. That may mean leaving your furry friends at home alone more often.  Now is an important time to incorporate your recently adopted dog, cat, puppy or kitten in the family's new routine. Read More

By |2018-09-07T11:19:57+00:00August 11th, 2018|