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Subway Kittens Up for Adoption

Arthur and August gained fame as the Subway Kittens when they shut down mass transit service to part of Brooklyn, NY one day in August. Now they are ready to go to their forever home. Read more

Saving NY Cats Storm and Tina After Hurricane Sandy

A cat lover drove from Richmond, VA to Brooklyn last week to save 2 cats from the ACC, and made an upbeat and inspiring video of the trip. Read more

Cinder's Story: From Harm's Way to Happy Home

Cinder has been in harms way at least three times in her short life. She was saved from fire, from nearly becoming dogfighting bait, and from sitting with the clock ticking on her life in a shelter when she was dumped by her family. A woman living seven hundred miles away rescued her and gave her the good home she deserves.
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Victory for Lennox: A Sweet Cat's Life is Saved

A networking effort in recent days saved the life of a sweet black cat who was given a death sentence at NYC ACC because the person turning him in said he had attacked someone.  Lennox’s life was spared and he was rescued.

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Calling All Angels

Why rescue? Why foster? Here’s why. Before and After – Fosters celebrates the beautiful transformations made by those cats who have been saved.

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Animal Shelter Portraits Photography Book Gives Dignity to NYC ACC Pets on Death Row

Photographer Mark Ross’s artistic and affecting portraits of the cats and dogs on death row bear witness, while granting them the dignity they deserve. The artist and advocate hopes  the book will help to inspire change.

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