Duck Dash a Splashing Success!

We are excited to announce that the 2015 Duck Dash was a splashing success! Thanks to the efforts of our supporters, all 5,000 ducks were “adopted” and we were able to raise $10,000 for pets in need! This money will be directed to ACCT Philly’s Lifesaving...

Still time to enter Duck Dash and help save pets’ lives!

The third annual ACCT Philly Duck Dash fundraiser is quickly approaching, and the city animal shelter is encouraging members of the public to enter online at www.acctphillyduckdash.org before the deadline of Saturday, August 22nd at 11 a.m. Not only will participants...

Old Mother Hubbard® Donates 26k bags of dog treats to ACCT Philly!

Old Mother Hubbard®, makers of wholesome, home-style baked dog treats, has donated upwards of 26,000 bags of Old Mother Hubbard treats to the Animal Care & Control Team of Philadelphia. Through a Facebook promotion held in June, Old Mother Hubbard encouraged fans...

August Events and Adoption Promotions

Adoption Pricing for August Kittens (under 6 months): $50 Adult cats (over 6 months): $25 Older adult cats (over 5 years): FREE with FAQ handout Cats with Kitty Colds: FREE with FAQ handout and medication Puppies (under 6 months): $200 Adult dogs (over 6 months): $40...

Staying Cool in the Summer Heat

Summer is here, and with it comes fun, sun and high temperatures! Whether you live in the city or spend your days down the shore, here are some tips from ACCT Philly to help ensure your pets have a safe, happy and cool summer 1.) Never leave your dog in a parked car....

Kennels are full, all dogs fee-waived!

Summer is the busiest time of year for animal shelters, and ACCT Philly is no exception.  We’ve seen an extremely high intake this month and adoptions are struggling to keep up.  Our kennels are at full capacity and that means all dogs are urgent.  To encourage...