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Fort George »

Rescuers Trying to Save Cats Left in Uptown Park After Pet Hoarder's Death

A woman recently abandoned several pet cats in Highbridge Park, the rescuers said.

Long Island City »

Meet Jeckles, a 'Purring Machine' Who's Up for Adoption

Jeckles is a 13-pound orange Maine Coon cat being fostered by rescue group LIC Ferals and Friends.

Woodside »

Meet C.J., the Cat Rescued From Bronx Train Tracks Who's Looking For a Home

C.J. was rescued by Linda's Feral Cat Assistance, a nonprofit based in Woodside and East Elmhurst

Morris Heights »

Inwood Dog Rescuers Help Bronx Pup With Massive Tumor

Rescuers captured a dog with a 17-pound tumor who'd lived for 10 years in the woods in Morris Heights.

Woodside »

Help Find Mary Tyler, a Beagle That Went Missing Day After Adoption

The dog managed to escape from her new owner during a walk on Queens Boulevard in Woodside on March 3.

Crown Heights »

PHOTOS: Dog Found in the Garbage Recovering, Brooklyn Rescue Group Says

Phoenix the female shih tzu was found in Crown Heights last week, according to police and rescuers.

Crown Heights »

Pit Bull Dies After Being Tossed From Car and Run Over, Police Say

The injured dog was alive when animal rescuers found her in Crown Heights Sunday night, they said.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Pregnant Cat Rescued From Garbage Needs Home

The cat was found taped shut inside a box near Prospect Park, according to a resident.

Upper East Side »

ASPCA to Open Facility for Orphaned Kittens and Abused Dogs

The new facility is intended to help the city's most vulnerable animal populations.

Bed-Stuy »

Stray Cat With Dental Trouble Needs Help Paying Bills

Locals set up a kitty to pay for Melvin the cat to get his teeth fixed.

Gramercy »

Elderly Cats Make Purrfect Pets for Some New Yorkers

Lovable cats of just the right vintage were up for adoption Sunday.

East Harlem »

Train-Chasing Dog to Be Adopted by Rescuer Unless Owner Turns Up

The owner of "Tie," a pooch that chased a Metro-North train, has until Friday to claim her.

Fort George »

Seven Pit Bull Puppies Rescued from Amateur Breeder Need Home

The dogs dubbed "The Seven Dwarfs" were saved from squalid conditions in Queens.

Astoria »

Luck Be a Lady for a Dog Named Sinatra in Need of a Home

Mayor's Alliance for NYC 's Animals is looking for an adoptive home for the pooch, a 3-year-old pit bull.