2021: Manhattan Voted KittyKind Best Animal Shelter!
(212) 726-2652 – www.kittykind.org
If you want to open your heart and home to a new furry friend, KittyKind Adoption Center is the place to go. KittyKind’s mission is to match every cat with their perfect home and to educate the public on feline welfare in New York City. This not-for-profit labor of love is maintained by an all-volunteer group of cat-lovers. With their hearts for animals, KittyKind volunteers provide care for the cats available for adoption at Petco Union Square. The organization additionally prides itself on caring and finding homes for cats that are deemed “special needs” because of age, illness, injury or disability. KittyKind takes responsibility for the lives of each and every cat that finds its way into the Center.
2020: Manhattan Voted Animal Haven Best Animal Shelter!
200 Centre St
(212) 274-8511 – www.animalhavenshelter.org
When you adopt an animal from a shelter, you’re giving them a chance at a new, better life with a loving family. At Animal Haven, their mission is to find homes for abandoned dogs and cats throughout the tri-state area. In addition to housing animals until they find their new forever home, Animal Haven offers their furry friends programs to help strengthen the bonds between pets and people, plus behavior training when needed to help boost their chances of adoption. Animal Haven also has community outreach programs to help people understand pet welfare services as well as serving pets and pet owners in underserved communities. Don’t forget to check out their volunteer program!