About Best Friends–New York

Best Friends Animal Society–New York works collaboratively with city shelters, local animal welfare organizations and individuals like you to save the lives of pets in shelters in New York City and the surrounding tri-state area. As part of this work, Best Friends hosts adoption and fundraising events, and runs a lifesaving foster program in partnership with Animal Care Centers of New York. Together, we can Save Them All. 

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DSW Adoption Event

New Yorkers know how to give love!

By Madeline Wehle on February 16, 2017

Nearly 30 cats found love this month through Give Love presented by BOBS from Skechers

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Volunteer Peter Vega with alum, Porkchop

Volunteer Spotlight: Peter Vega

By Nicole Hamilton on February 10, 2017

Former NYPD officer is a champion for homeless pets.

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 ‘Walking the Dog Day' is coming

Grab your leash: ‘Walking the Dog Day' is coming

Monday, February 20, 2017

Bonding and exercise: It’s a win-win when you take your dog for a walk.

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German shepherd type dog on a leash

Battling animal homelessness from coast to coast

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Leaders from Best Friends regional programs show how Saving Them All is more possible than ever before.

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