November Adoption Events

Main Shelter (Hunting Park Ave)  Kittens (under 6 months): $75 Adult cats (over 6 months): $25 Older adult cats (over 5 years): free with FAQ handout Cats with Kitty Colds: free with FAQ handout & medication Puppies (under 6 months): $100 Adult dogs (over 6 months):...

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America’s Next Top Mutt Photo Contest is Back!

The Animal Care & Control Team of Philadelphia (ACCT Philly) is hosting their fifth annual America’s Next Top Mutt Photo Contest fundraiser now through Sunday, November 12th. Proud pet lovers can submit their favorite photo at for a...

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ACCT Philly Participates in Canine Enrichment Study

ACCT Philly is excited to announce our participation in a Canine Enrichment study lead by Dr. Lindsay Mehrkam, Ph.D., BCBA-D at Monmouth University, and sponsored by Maddie's Fund.  This important study will be the first to "prove" that canine to canine enrichment, or...

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Animals Fostered in 2016

Lives Saved in 2016

Spay & Neuter Surgeries

ACCT Philly handles more animals than any other animal shelter service organization in the region. We are open for adoptions and lifesaving each and every day of the year and our animal handling statistics are an open book.
Learn more on our Statistics & Reports page.
(numbers presented here are updated monthly)

Special thanks to Petco Foundation for their generous support!