Opportunity Barks at ACCT Philly!

At ACCT Philly we do our best to care for every animal that comes through our doors, doing as much as we can so that they can quickly find their forever home! That’s why we reached out to the training and behavior experts at Opportunity Barks. Owner and Training...

December Adoption Events & Promotions

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...

Fee-waived adoption event starts Black Friday

ACCT Philly is thrilled to once again partner with Zappos.com and Best Friends Animal Society to offer fee-waived adoptions on all pets from Black Friday through Cyber Monday!  Come find your new best friend from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., November 25th-28th at the...

Donations matched on #GivingTuesday, November 29th

Donor pledges to match gifts made to ACCT Philly on #GivingTuesday  (Donate Now) Thanks to the generosity of one animal lover, all gifts made to ACCT Philly on #GivingTuesday, November 29th, will be matched up to a total of $10,000. Donations must be made to the...

Get Your Pet Partners with ACCT Philly

Get Your Pet Partners with ACCT Philly! The Future of Pet Adoption GetYourPet.com and ACCT Philly are teaming up to save your pets! GetYourPet.com is a newly launched, game-changing pet adoption site where owners needing to rehome pets and those seeking to adopt can...

November Adoption Events and Promotions

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...

Thank you for our best National Feral Cat Day ever!

This year we had a turnout of more than 100 attendees at the event and a little over 100 shelters were built! For all those who came out to help and those who couldn’t but still donated, we cannot thank you enough. Ready for the next winter shelter workshop?...

#GivingTuesday

Double your impact, donate on #GivingTuesday Double your impact for injured pets by making a donation to the Stella Fund on #GivingTuesday, November 29th. Thanks to a generous donor, all gifts will be matched up to $10,000!  Last year we raised $5,240 in only 24...

America’s Next Top Mutt photo contest is back!

Does your mutt or mutt at heart have what it takes to be America’s Next Top Mutt? Think your pet would make the picture perfect 2017 ACCT Philly calendar cover model? Find out by entering the America’s Next Top Mutt photo contest today! And this isn’t just an...

Meet our Volunteer Coordinator, Kelsey!

Here at ACCT Philly we couldn’t ask for a better team. Get to know us by following the biographies of our staff and volunteers posted to our page! Kelsey has always loved animals and planned on a career that involved supporting them. While in college, Kelsey...

National Feral Cat Day is coming–and we’re celebrating!

On October 16th Best Friends and ACCT Philly will be celebrating National Feral Cat Day by building shelters and we need your help! These shelters are easy to make and go a long way for cats living outdoors. Last year, we had 50-75 people come out to help—this year...

October Events and Adoption Promotions

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...

September Adoption Events and Promotions

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): $200 Adult dogs (over 6...

Feline Foster Challenge

When you foster a pet in need, you save two lives: the animal you bring home and the incoming dog or cat that will take its place! Foster homes help us save thousands of lives every year, and that’s why we are challenging YOU to foster a cat now during our first...

August Adoption Events and Promotions

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...

Code Red Updates and Information

As of 8/15, a Code Red is in effect until further notice. Live Extreme Weather updates are available on the city’s homepage here. Code Red Events During City declared Code Red events, defined as when the National Weather Service extended weather forecast...

Free cat and kittens until Saturday!

ACCT Philly hosts free cat and kitten adoption event through Saturday (PHILADELPHIA, PA) July 6, 2016 – The Animal Care & Control Team of Philadelphia (ACCT Philly) is hosting a fee-waived cat and kitten adoption event, the “Feline Freedom Adoption Frenzy”,...

ACCT Philly Duck Dash

Are You Feeling Ducky?! We are, and we hope you will be too, during ACCT Philly’s Annual Duck Dash fundraiser on August 13th! Starting now, you can “adopt” a rubber duck (or a flock of ducks!) who will race for you on August 13th at Vogt Recreation Center pool....

At the Dog Wash

Got a Dirty Dachshund or a Yucky Yorkie? We’ll clean ’em up! AT THE DOG WASH presented by: THE TRESTLE INN & PHILLY PET HOTEL Good Clean Fun Benefitting ACCT Philly & New Leash on Life USA featuring: Pup-Up Vaccine Clinic Veggie Food Trucks j the...

July 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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...