Animal Care Centers of NYC Holds Cat Adoption Special Throughout July
ACC Waiving Adoption Fees for All Cats One Year and Older
NEW YORK, July 1, 2015 – Animal Care Centers of NYC (ACC) is launching a “CATriotic” adoption promotion ahead of July 4th, waiving the adoption fees for all cats one year and older. The promotion will run for the entire month. ACC adoptions include vaccinations, a microchip, spay/neuter, a free office visit at a participating veterinarian and a free identification tag.
“We have wonderful cats of all stripes,” said ACC Adoption Manager Jessica Vaccaro. “It’s the purrfect time to adopt an amazing founding feline!”
Some 300 cats are currently available for adoption from ACC, and more become available every day. Last July, ACC took in more than 2,000 cats.
Individuals and families interested in adopting can visit one of ACC’s three Care Centers, open for adoptions 12pm-8pm Monday through Friday and 10am-6pm Saturday and Sunday (closed on July 4th):
Manhattan – 326 East 110th Street
Brooklyn – 2336 Linden Boulevard
Staten Island – 3139 Veterans Road West
They can also meet cats (and dogs) looking for loving homes on ACC’s Mobile Adoption Center, which travels throughout the city. The following mobile adoption events are scheduled for July:
- July 3, 12-4pm: Petco Union Square, 860 Broadway, New York, NY 10003
- July 11, 12-4pm: Petco Riverdale, 193 West 237th Street, Bronx, NY 10463
- July 11, 3-6:30pm: Broadway Barks, Shubert Alley (west of Broadway, between 44th and 45th Streets)
- July 12, 12-4pm:Fenwick Keats, 45 7th Ave, New York, NY 10011
- July 18, 12-4pm: Fenwick Keats, 2244 Broadway, New York, NY 10024
- July 18, 12-4pm: Petco Riverdale, 193 West 237th Street, Bronx, NY 10463
- July 19, 12-4pm:Garber Hardware, 710 Greenwich St, New York, NY 10014
- July 25, 11-4pm:Petco Turtle Bay, 991 Second Ave, New York, NY 10022
- July 25, 12-4pm: Petco Riverdale, 193 West 237th Street, Bronx, NY 10463
- July 26, 12-4pm:Petco Sheepshead Bay,1610 Avenue Y, Brooklyn, NY 11235
About Animal Care Centers of NYC
Animal Care Centers of NYC (ACC) is one of the largest animal welfare organizations in the country, taking in more than 30,000 animals each year. ACC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that rescues, cares for and finds loving homes for animals throughout the five boroughs. ACC is an open-admissions organization, which means it never turns away any homeless, abandoned, injured or sick animal in need of help, including cats, dogs, rabbits, small mammals, reptiles, birds, farm animals and wildlife. It is the only organization in NYC with this unique responsibility. Visit www.nycacc.org for more information, and follow ACC at facebook.com/NYCACC and @NYCACC.