10/12/2012 02:35 pm ET Updated Oct 12, 2012

Adopt A Pet In New York City: Featured Animals For 10/12/2012, Courtesy Of NYC's Animal Care & Control (PHOTOS)

Every Friday Huffington Post New York features city animals up for adoption, in partnership with Animal Care & Control of New York City.

A nonprofit organization, AC&C gives shelter to more than 30,000 dogs, cats, rabbits and other animals each year.

Interested in a new pet? AC&C has adoption centers in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Staten Island, all open daily from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m.

All AC&C adoptions include vaccinations, a microchip, spay/neuter, one month of free pet health insurance and a free office visit at a participating veterinarian.

For more information on adopting, go here, or call (212) 788-4000.

Also! October is "Adopt-a-Dog Month." Dogs that are at least 40 pounds will be only $40 this month. Normally dogs of that size cost anywhere from $75-$125.

All photos and captions courtesy of AC&C.



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