Lifesaving Counselor, Full-time

Do you want to make an active difference in the life and well-being of Philadelphia’s homeless animals? The Lifesaving Department at ACCT Philly is currently seeking dedicated and caring individuals for part-time work as a Lifesaving Counselor. Lifesaving Counselors...

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...

Lifesaving Counselor, Part-time

Do you want to make an active difference in the life and well-being of Philadelphia’s homeless animals? The Lifesaving Department at ACCT Philly is currently seeking dedicated and caring individuals for part-time work as a Lifesaving Counselor. Lifesaving Counselors...

Keep Pets Happy This 4th of July

  This 4th of July weekend is sure to bring lots of fun festivities to your area, from fireworks, to cookouts, to festivals.  But this weekend and the following 4th of July week are going to be extremely hot, and where fireworks are involved, loud, so check out this...

Contract Veterinarian

ACCT Philly is in search of PA licensed veterinarians with strong interest in shelter medicine, experience in HQHVSN and a desire to help Philadelphia’s homeless pets where they need it most. To see a full job description, click here.  Please note that while the...

Pet Licensing Goes Digital in Philadelphia

  ACCT Philly’s New “Liberty Licenses” will help lost animals return home quicker, increase city’s license compliance.  This recently launched 21st- century pet license is not only much easier for animal control officers to spot on a dog’s collar, it is a fast...

Offsite Coordinator

Our Offsite adoptions team is looking for a new Offsite Coordinator! The Offsite Coordinator oversees our volunteer-run offsite cat habitats located in partner stores and works with the Offsite Programs Manager to ensure the daily flow of dogs and cats to the Everyday...

June is National Adopt A Cat Month!

As we head into the summer, ACCT Philly is really starting to fill up! To celebrate the season and to help find homes for the hundreds of felines who enter our doors during the month of June, we are celebrating National Adopt A Cat Month, ACCT Philly is offering $25...

April 16th, 2018 Public Board Meeting – Q & A

The ACCT Board appreciates the members of the public who took the opportunity to come to come to our Open Annual Board Meeting on Monday, April 16th.  We heard many great questions, and have taken the time to answer the questions we could not cover during the...

ACCT Pups in the News: Meet Treasure!

Two weekends ago, our friends the Monster Milers came over to take a few ACCT pups on a run!  Our dogs had quite the running group, and one of our star runners, Treasure, was featured in a Philadelphia Magazine article this past Friday. Treasure is still looking for...

ACCT Philly Launches the Love Local Portal

ACCT Philly Refreshes Transfer Partner Program, Launches Love Local Portal   (PHILADELPHIA) April 3, 2018 – The Animal Care and Control Team of Philadelphia has revamped and will relaunch their Transfer Partner program, which is now called Love Local Partners....

The Ruff Work of Animal Control

Almost every major metropolitan area has an animal control team working day and night, rescuing abused and abandoned animals , and responding to wildlife stuck in an urban habitat.  Philadelphia is no different. ACCT Philly has 12-14 Animal Care Officers – also known...

Lucky Animals During St. Patrick’s Day Event

ACCT Philly’s St. Pitties and Kitties Day adoption event was a huge success! Everyone here at ACCT Philly would like to give a huge THANK YOU to everyone who came out to adopt a pet this past weekend, without you we wouldn’t have found so many homes for...