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Hurricane Dorian Relief

As Hurricane Dorian continues it's path toward the Florida coast, our Emergency Rescue Team is preparing to provide relief in any way possible. You can help by donating much needed supplies that will be brought to our shelter partners affected by this devastating storm.

By |2019-09-03T09:20:56+00:00August 30th, 2019|

Collaborative Rescue Saves 42 Dogs & Puppies

North Shore Animal League America partnered again with the Georgia Coalition and rescued 42 puppies and dogs just in the nick of time from five overcrowded, rural shelters, where they faced euthanasia. This rescue transport was also welcomed home at our Port Washington, NY campus by volunteers from our corporate partner The New York Mets.

By |2019-09-03T09:25:49+00:00August 9th, 2019|

A First Step Towards Humane Laws for Felines

I knew there was another reason I love living in New York! New York has banned the brutal practice of cat declawing. Words cannot even express how very happy I am that no more cats will suffer needlessly.

By |2019-09-17T08:54:48+00:00August 5th, 2019|

Joshua Radin: Helping Us Save More Lives

Joshua Radin, singer-songwriter, animal lover, and North Shore Animal League America supporter, will be generously donating 100% of his proceeds from downloads and streams of his new song "Here, Right Now" to support North Shore Animal League America and our no-kill mission. In addition, all proceeds from his special "Here, Right Now" bracelets will also be donated to help the animals in our care.

By |2019-08-02T14:24:04+00:00August 2nd, 2019|

Fleas and Ticks

It’s so important to protect your pet against fleas and ticks. These pests not only spread bacteria and disease, but can also cause lifelong problems for your pet and family. Our experts at North Shore Animal League America have provided vital information on how to watch out for fleas and ticks and how to protect your pet against them.

By |2019-07-31T15:09:16+00:00July 31st, 2019|

Important Cat Training Tips to Know

When bringing a new cat into your home, it is important to make sure your cat adjusts well and follows along with your house rules. If you need help effectively training your cat, follow along with these helpful tips provided by our experts at North Shore Animal League America.

By |2019-07-31T15:02:06+00:00July 31st, 2019|

Basic Dog Training Tips

Is your dog making accidents all over the house? Or does your dog need to learn how to behave around other dogs, or even around other people? If you need help training your dog to be well-behaved, read the tips below, all of which are provided by experts at North Shore Animal League America. But keep in mind, training your dog or puppy will take plenty of time and patience!

By |2019-07-31T14:36:33+00:00July 31st, 2019|

New York Becomes First State to Ban Cat Declawing

Cat lovers in New York State are rejoicing today. Governor Andrew M. Cuomo signed legislation (S.5532B/A.1303) that bans the declawing of cats in New York and the bill takes effect immediately. New York, the first state in the nation to ban the procedure of cat declawing, leads the way for others to follow.

By |2019-08-15T09:20:33+00:00July 22nd, 2019|

Loyal Bella Longs for a Home of Her Own

Brindle beauty seeks a home with a single person, a couple, or a family with older children. Must be willing to play ball “a lot,” take long neighborhood walks, and hang out to watch TV. Would like to meet all human candidates and canine siblings, but would prefer not to coexist with any cats. Read More

By |2019-09-03T17:24:01+00:00July 17th, 2019|

Happiness is Adopting with A Friend

Rebecca and Gisela, friends for 15 years, had both lost their beloved cats last year. Their grief had finally softened and a spot had opened up in each of their hearts again. They were ready to adopt and welcome new furry friends into their families. “It’s just too quiet in the house, it’s time for me to come to North Shore Animal League America,” said Rebecca. So Rebecca and Gisela, along with Gisela’s husband Frank, made plans to visit our campus in Port Washington, New York.

By |2019-08-02T16:43:35+00:00July 12th, 2019|