Help Desk Community Liaison

Part of creating a community that is safe and humane for animals is working to connect people with support and resources to help them keep their pets as an alternative to shelter surrender. With an inclusive and equitable approach rooted in non-judgement, the Help...

Community Support Counselor

The Community Support Representative (CSC) is often the first and last impression every visitor to ACCT Philly has. As such, they serve as the tone setters for a customer oriented, warm, and welcoming experience. Serving as reception for many of ACCT’s visitors and as...

ACCT Philly to Host Drive Thru Dog Food Pet Pantry

In light of the increasing need of pet food for pet owners due to job loss and other economic hardships, ACCT Philly will be hosting its first ever drive through dog food pet pantry. ACCT Philly was recently one of eight national pet food banks to receive a generous...

Volunteer Manager

Volunteers are an essential feature of ACCT Philly. Passionate individuals willing to devote their time and energy in support of our mission and vision, ACCT Philly cannot achieve success without them. To ensure volunteers are maximized as a vital resource, the...

ACCT Philly’s #CleartheShelters Weekend

As part of NBC’s Clear the Shelters promotion, ACCT Philly will be waiving adoption fees for all pets adopted on August 29th and 30th! As Philadelphia’s largest open intake shelter, ACCT takes in 18,000 animals annually. In July alone we took in 1,147 animals in need,...

Medical Nurse

As the region’s largest open admission animal shelter, ACCT Philly’s medical program depends on skilled, caring, communicative individuals in order to provide the highest level of care for its animals. The Medical Nurse is one of the primary positions responsible for...

Lifesaving Counselor – Full Time

With an average of 6,000 ACCT Philly animals going to rescue partners each year, the role of the Lifesaving Counselor is a crucial one in ensuring as many animals as possible have appropriate, positive outcomes. As the point of contact for our wide network of rescue...

Facilities Specialist – Part-Time

ACCT Philly is the region’s largest animal care and control service provider, serving the City of Philadelphia by contract. To best serve the community, ACCT must provide a pleasant experience to visitors and limit disease transmission between animals by maintaining a...

Foster Coordinator – Full Time

ACCT Philly recognizes that even the best shelter experience is not the preferred one for any animal. We also recognize that our current infrastructure is ill-suited to meet the needs of the 18,000 animals we care for each year. Through the recruitment, support, and...

Animal Protection Officer

The Animal Protection Officer (APO), will drive a vehicle to patrol streets, respond to requests for service concerning animals and perform routine and complex public safety work in the enforcement of animal control and licensing ordinances. The APO will provide...

How to Adopt

ACCT Philly is open to the public, however in order to meet the needs of the community after significant budget cuts to its contract as well as ensure the safety and health of its staff and volunteers, ACCT Philly is shifting how we do adoptions: How to adopt: Step 1:...

Help a Cat Out!

Doggie Style Pets and Weruva have teamed up to help ACCT Philly’s cats! For each Weruva product you buy through June 29th, they will donate one packet of cat food to us! We get many cats who due to stress or illness don’t have much of an appetite. Weruva...