08/09/2013 03:00 pm ET Updated Aug 09, 2013

Adopt A Pet In New York City: Featured Animals For 8/9/2013, Courtesy Of NYC's Animal Care & Control (PHOTOS)


Every week The Huffington Post New York features city animals up for adoption through the 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.

Today through Sunday, the adoption fee for all cats and kitten is $10 (see details in flyer below).

AC&C is also having an adoption event (cats and dogs) at the New York Veterinary Hospital (150 E. 74th Street), from 12-4pm on Sunday.

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.

Anyone interested in adopting a specific animal in the slideshow below can email, with the animal’s A# (in the parentheses next to the animals' names).

All photos and captions courtesy of AC&C.



Adopt A Pet In NYC