Double your impact, donate on #GivingTuesday Double your impact for injured pets by making a donation to the Stella Fund on #GivingTuesday, November 29th. Thanks to a generous donor, all gifts will be matched up to $10,000!  Last year we raised $5,240 in only 24... read more

America’s Next Top Mutt photo contest is back!

Does your mutt or mutt at heart have what it takes to be America’s Next Top Mutt? Think your pet would make the picture perfect 2017 ACCT Philly calendar cover model? Find out by entering the America’s Next Top Mutt photo contest today! And this isn’t just an... read more

Meet our Volunteer Coordinator, Kelsey!

Here at ACCT Philly we couldn’t ask for a better team. Get to know us by following the biographies of our staff and volunteers posted to our page! Kelsey has always loved animals and planned on a career that involved supporting them. While in college, Kelsey... read more

Pit bulls are Family – Executive Letter from Vincent Medley

Pit bulls. I’ve been thinking a lot about pit bulls.  Maybe that’s because they’ve been in the news recently as Montreal attempted to ban pit bull type dogs, a decision that is currently under review.  Or maybe it’s because as I walk through the kennels at ACCT... 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!