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November Newsletter

Happy November and Happy Fall! Have you seen our November newsletter? If not, give it a look here!  

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ACCT Philly Announces New Executive Director

ACCT Philly Announces New Executive Director Susan Russell   PHILADELPHIA - The Animal Care and Control Team of Philadelphia (ACCT Philly) Board of Directors announced Susan Russell as the new Executive Director for the City’s animal shelter. Russell will begin her...

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Philly Magazine Feature Pup!

This Sweet Dog Has Been Waiting to Be Adopted Since His Family Lost Their Home This adoptable dog also happens to be an excellent running buddy. Here we are, amidst the dog days of summer, with another dog that is SO ready to be adopted. This week, Noah is the...

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ACCT Philly Achieves Record Lifesaving Rate with Shelter Dogs

The city’s animal shelter reached a 90% “no-kill”  lifesaving rate for canines during June, one of the busiest months of the year   Despite the summer months being the busiest time of the year for the Animal Care and Control Team of Philadelphia (ACCT Philly), the...

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Animals Fostered in 2017

Lives Saved in 2017

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!