May Adoption Events and Prices

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

MUTTS Petco Foundation National Adoption Weekend

Experience how “Love Changes Everything” by adopting a pet during the MUTTS National Adoption Weekend sponsored by Petco Foundation!  Adoptable pets from ACCT Philly will be at six area Petco locations looking for forever homes.  Stop by to meet your new... read more

Meet Your Animal Control Officers! #ACOAppreciationWeek

It’s National Animal Control Officer appreciation week and we are honored to share the stories of our amazing officers! They work tirelessly 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to keep the animals of Philadelphia safe from harm.  Whether they are helping cats stuck... read more

March, the dog seen ’round the world

It was March Madness at ACCT Philly when a photo of one of our resident dogs, whose name just happened to be March, went viral. The photo of him staring sadly at his kennel wall touched hearts around the world. Everybody wanted to save him. And you did! We are happy... 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!