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Astoria »

Dog Injured in Deadly Queens Shooting Is Recovering, ASPCA Says

The ASPCA says the Yorkshire terrier was treated for neck wounds and is in stable condition.

Jamaica »

Pups in Jamaica to Brave Cold in Free Doghouses, ASPCA Says

Volunteers passed out 35 doghouses to owners in Jamaica, the ASPCA said.

Union Square »

City's New Mobile Animal Truck Hopes to Get More Pet Lovers to Adopt

Animal Care and Control's new mobile adoption center can transport adoptable pets throughout the city.

Gowanus »

700-Pound Wolf Sculpture Taken From Gowanus Sidewalk, Artist Says

The concrete wolf sculpture signed "Wolf Tits" disappeared just three weeks after it was installed.

Gowanus »

Mysterious 'Wolf of Butler Street' Sculpture Installed in Gowanus

The massive piece of art depicts a crouching wolf with sharp claws outside the former home of the ASPCA.

Upper East Side »

ASPCA 'Cat Friday' Event Offers Free and Discounted Feline Adoptions

"Cat Friday" is the ASPCA's biggest cat adoption event of the year.

Upper West Side »

Animal Advocates Push Bill to Shutter 'Puppy Mills'

The bill would make it the city's responsibility to regulate the sale of inhumanely bred dogs. 

Brownsville »

Dog-Fighting Operation in Brooklyn Apartment Busted by Cops

Seven pit bulls were rescued from a Brownsville apartment that apparently had a dog-fighting arena.

New York City »

Correction Officer, Manhattan Resident Arrested in Separate Dog Abuse Cases

Officer Justin Burton wounded his dog's neck, while Jerome Smith starved two dogs, authorities said.

Murray Hill »

Longtime Murray Hill Animal Shelter Damaged by Sandy Faces Uncertain Future

The 109-year-old Bideawee on East 38th Street suffered severe damage during Hurricane Sandy.

New York City »

Where to Volunteer to Help Sandy Victims

DNAinfo.com rounded up ways to help those in need in the wake of Hurricane Sandy.

New York City »

24-Hour Hotline Helps New Yorkers Who Left Pets Behind

New Yorkers who had to leave their pets at home when they evacuated can call a city hotline.

West Harlem »

PETA Offers Reward For Info on Suspected Dog Poisoning in Riverside Park

PETA is offering $2,500 for information leading to arrest and conviction in the four deaths of dogs.

West Harlem »

ASPCA Investigates Poisoning Deaths of Four Dogs at Riverside Park

At least four dogs died after being walked in the same area in Riverside Park in Harlem in July.

Morrisania »

Police Bust Dog-Fighting Ring in the Bronx

Police rescued 47 dogs from a Bronx buiding where they were allegedly being used for dog fighting.

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