ACCT Philly featured in HeART Speak video

About a year and a half ago ACCT Philly supporters voted in a nationwide contest to bring the HeART Speak Perfect Exposure Project to Philadelphia. The two winners received onsite training and studio quality photography equipment for use by staff and volunteers. HeART... read more

December Events and Adoption Promotions

December is always such a fun, busy month of lifesaving for everyone here at ACCT Philly.  We hope you can join us for some of our exciting upcoming events! Adoption pricing is below, please make sure to scroll down to see all of our adoption specials. Adoption... read more

Stella Fund saves kitten’s life

All alone, the tiny kitten shivered on the dark street. When a good Samaritan scooped her up, it became clear being lost wasn’t the kitten’s biggest problem: her right eye was seriously infected and needed medical attention. Unsure of what to do, Sandy’s rescuer... read more

ACCT Philly hits record number of adoptions

PHILADELPHIA (November 6, 2014) – The Animal Care and Control Team (ACCT Philly) reached a milestone on November 5, 2014 with its 6,624th adoption this year, Garfield the cat. Garfield’s adoption beats 2013’s number of adoptions, 6,623 for the entire... read more

Saving Pets Challenge!

We’re excited to announce that ACCT Philly is taking part in the Saving Pets Challenge, a fundraising campaign launched by Michelson Found Animals! And we’re raising money for a brand new, exciting way to help animals…The Stella Fund! Each year thousands of sick... 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)