Fall in love this Valentine’s Day weekend

Valentine’s Day is about celebrating love, so what better time to adopt a loving furry friend? Find the love of your life (and discounted adoption fees!) at one of our many offsite events this Valentine’s Day weekend, or at the main shelter on 111 W... read more

Sick Cat Saved by Teamwork & Kindhearted Vets

This is Good Luck Charlie. Charlie came to the ACCT Philly as a friendly stray in a trap. During his exam, shelter staff noticed that Charlie’s breathing was labored and it was suspected that he had a possible diaphragmatic hernia, a very serious condition in which... read more

February Adoption Prices, Promotions and 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... read more

Humane Housing Policy

ACCT Philly is excited to announce a positive, new change in our dog housing structure, as outlined below by Executive Director Vincent Medley. Frequently Asked Questions can be found at the bottom of the page.  Thank you!  Hello Everyone, It is ACCT Philly’s goal to... read more

Animals Fostered in 2014

Lives Saved in 2014

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!