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Hurricane Florence Emergency Response

Our Emergency Rescue Team continues to assist our shelter partners in the Carolinas and the surrounding areas as they rebound from the devastation caused by Hurricane Florence. Late last week, the team drove three hours from Charlotte, North Carolina, where they were assisting with the live activation of NASCAR on NBC’s PUP SERIES near Charlotte Motor Speedway, to provide relief to the people and animals at Fayetteville Animal Protection Society.

By |2018-10-23T12:58:09+00:00October 5th, 2018|

October is National Pet Obesity Awareness Month

Being overweight can cause our four legged friends to have significant short and long-term health concerns. To keep your pet in tip-top shape our Pet Health Centers is offering $10 off nutritional consultations for your pet, and 10% off any special diets that might be prescribed.

By |2018-10-25T16:47:59+00:00September 25th, 2018|

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|

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|