Spotlight Stories

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Animal League America Comes to Aid of Senior Cat Saved From Brink of Death

Imagine being so malnourished and hungry that your ribs begin to protrude through your skin. So weak and dehydrated that you can barely hold yourself up right. Suffering from an array of physical ailments that never heal because you have no access to medical care. Now imagine being in this condition, but having nowhere to turn and nobody to lean on for support.

By | 2018-08-15T11:24:31+00:00 August 9th, 2018|

New York City Stray Finds New Life at Animal League America

Barry Allen, a 4-year-old orange tabby, was a stray in desperate need of human intervention. Found with lacerations and scarring on his head and face, as well as symptoms of dehydration, Barry was also suffering from a severely damaged front right paw that would likely have to be surgically removed to avoid further complications.

By | 2018-08-09T11:16:54+00:00 June 29th, 2018|

The Adoptions Continue as 18th Annual Tour For Life® Comes to a Close

As the world’s largest no-kill rescue and adoption organization, it’s only fitting that North Shore Animal League America spearheads Tour For Life®, the world’s largest cooperative lifesaving adoption event sponsored by Purina®. For 10 weeks, our state-of-the-art Mobile Adoption Units traveled through 50 cities in 37 states, promoting the plight of homeless companion animals and collaborating with our shelter partners to facilitate more than 2,000 adoptions!

By | 2018-06-05T11:54:50+00:00 May 9th, 2018|

Volunteer Appreciation Month: Debby Rightmyer

“I take a lot of pride in working with the dogs who need it the most. Since many of these animals are with us for significant periods of time, I have the opportunity to build strong relationships with some of them. This allows me to teach them important skills that will give them a better quality of life in the long run.” - Debby Rightmyer, Volunteer since 2005.

By | 2018-04-17T10:54:06+00:00 April 17th, 2018|

Don and Karen LaRocca Pet Wellness Center Opens

Join us on Wednesday April 11, at 11:30am for a ribbon cutting ceremony in celebration of the highly anticipated Don and Karen LaRocca Pet Wellness Center! This state-of-the-art facility, made possible by the overwhelming generosity of the LaRocca Family, marks another advancement towards creating a better world for all companion animals.

By | 2018-04-13T12:00:17+00:00 April 6th, 2018|