Canine distemper cases highlight importance of vaccination

(PHILADEPHIA, PA) June 8, 2016. Two dogs sheltered at the Animal Care & Control Team of Philadelphia (ACCT Philly) recently tested positive for canine distemper virus, the first ever confirmed cases of distemper at the city contracted animal control shelter.... read more

June Adoption 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

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

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!