Greenpoint »

Pit Bull Falls From BQE as if 'Thrown Out of a Car,' Witnesses Say

The dog was bleeding from its mouth and couldn't stand after the fall, witnesses said.

Chelsea »

Animal Rescue Volunteer Has Bag Stolen at Pet Shop, Police Say

The man was volunteering for an animal rescue when his belongings were stolen, police said.

Clinton Hill »

Meet Piggie Smalls, the Cap'n Crunch-Eating Pot-Bellied Pig

The rescued micro pot-bellied pig was raised eating Cap'n Crunch but now noshes on leafy greens.

Rockaway Beach »

Rockaway Writer and Artist Team Up for Kids Book About Famed Whale Statue

Whalemina was in Rockaway for nearly two decades before being destroyed by Hurricane Sandy. 

Clinton Hill »

'Toots' and 'Poops' the Cats Missing After Massive Fort Greene Fire

The same family lost two rabbits and a guinea pig in the July 21 blaze on Greene Avenue.

Prospect Heights »

5 Spots for Your Dog to Swim in New York City

DNAinfo New York rounded up the best places in the city to take your dog for a dip.

Park Slope »

Baby Possum Wanders into Gourmet Park Slope Cheese Shop

The critter appeared to get stuck behind the store's roll gate.

Bed-Stuy »

Pet Costume Contest Highlights Fifth-Annual Bed-Stuy Summer Festival

The annual summer festival on Tompkins Avenue will close down part of the street for two weekends.

Greenwich Village »

Snake Found Slithering in Washington Square Park Finds New Home

The king snake was adopted by a couple who fell in love with the reptile at Lil Monsters animal shelter.

Boerum Hill »

How to Celebrate Bastille Day on Smith Street

The street will celebrate the French national holiday with a Pétanque  tournament and dog party.


PHOTOS: Goats Graze Pasture in DUMBO to Make Way for Condos

Five goats are grazing a 6,000-square-foot pasture near the Manhattan Bridge to make way for condos.  

West Village »

Find a Date for Your Dog Using New Tinder-Style App

DoggyBnB allows dog owners to set up play dates and find someone to care for their pet.

Roxbury »

8 Easy Ways You Can Get on the Water in New York City

We have tips on where to sail, see whales and eat lobster.

Willowbrook »

Night Hike in the Woods to Focus on Staten Island's Moths

The Staten Island museum will celebrate National Moth Week.

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Sunset Wednesdays at Wave Hill

675 West 252nd Street, from 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM