August 17, 2011We wanted to share a note from Toni Bodon of the rescue group STRAY FROM THE HEART. SFTH sued the City for violating the law … [Read more...] about It's time to send the Department of Health packing from its control over the ACC
Why is it that the moment you finally take a deep breath and start to relax, your world is turned upside down again? It is with great sorrow that we … [Read more...] about Incompetence Running Rampant At NYCACC – PART2 – Rest In Peace Sweet Teddy
Here Comes the SunNew York State Senator Joseph Robach and Assembly Member Micah Kellner have introduced new rescue access and shelter reform … [Read more...] about Pending Bill Needs Our Support!!
THINKING ABOUT FOSTERING A SHELTER DOG?Fostering a dog is a rewarding experience for both you and the animal you are fostering. … [Read more...] about Foster
To rescue dogs from the NYC ACC, you MUST first become a New Hope Partner. The ACC has finally started accepting applications again. I was told that … [Read more...] about Rescue
Volunteers are a vital part to rescue, as well to the dog’s well being while at the shelter. It only takes a few hours of your time yet the rewards … [Read more...] about Volunteer
Many of you will recognize Anara, a young German Shepherd who was brought in to the Brooklyn shelter on 11/6 and recently pulled by a rescue. What you … [Read more...] about Incompetence Running Rampant At NYCACC – PART 1
Perhaps you have seen the latest lie broadcast by Animal Care & Control? They respond to our note about Emily Tanen, but can't even bring … [Read more...] about Response To ACC Statement Regarding Emily Tanen
Want to Save Animals' Lives While Working From Home?Pets for Life NYC Needs Volunteers!"Pets for Life NYC (PFLNYC), a program of the Humane … [Read more...] about Pets for Life NYC Needs Volunteers!
An Urgent Crew Member sent this to us yesterday. Her comment was “Why are they (the ACC) taking an adversarial relationship toward Urgent when … [Read more...] about ACC Warning About Social Media… Should We be Honored Or Offended?!??!
ACC just fired the hardest working person in the Manhattan shelter. This means that effective immediately, no one will be taking pictures of every … [Read more...] about ACC FIRES MOST VALUABLE EMPLOYEE…
*You think the list is big?? PLEASE READ!! --Friends, you need to apply to rescues NOW to be approved to foster or adopt so when there's a cat you … [Read more...] about PLEASE APPLY IN ADVANCE to foster/adopt!
April 12, 2011: A One Year Anniversary (from SARC - www.shelterreform.org) Exactly one year ago today, Mayor Bloomberg announced: “There’s never … [Read more...] about April 12, 2011: A One Year Anniversary
Before September 1st, when the ACC introduced its new Placement Process guidelines, complete with new colors and vague new behavior ratings, the … [Read more...] about Urgent's Response to ACC's New Placement Process
It is with great sadness that I must inform everyone that PODR is in danger of being removed by Facebook. It seems that a handful of people, banned … [Read more...] about IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM KAY SMITH ABOUT PODR
Check out this eye opening radio broadcast by 77 WABC radio from Dogs in Danger Radio Hour. It featured Emily Tanen (former ACC New Hope Employee), a … [Read more...] about The Cat is out of the Bag
TO ALL WHO REQUEST A PULL: These animals are EUTH LISTED. Which means that a person has to be ABSOLUTELY SURE when they make an offer. The shelter … [Read more...] about THINK BEFORE YOU REQUEST A PULL!
Sent: Thursday, June 16, 2011 11:04 PMSubject: The Day the ACC Stood Still.The Day the ACC Stood Still.If you've ever volunteered at, or been to … [Read more...] about The Day the ACC Stood Still.