Holiday Hours at ACCT Philly

We are pleased to announce that to better serve our community, ACCT Philly will operate on a slightly altered schedule starting this week.  All departments will still be open to the public and saving lives.  The 2015 Holiday Schedule is as follows: Christmas Eve...

December Adoption Prices 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...

Santa Paws is coming to ACCT Philly

Pull out your pet’s best/ugliest holiday sweater; it’s time for pet photos with Santa Paws! Join us at ACCT Philly on December 12th from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. to meet St. Nick himself, and of course document the occasion with a souvenir photograph. For a donation,...

Help shelter pets while holiday shopping

Doing some online holiday shopping? Don’t forget homeless pets! You can generate funds for pets in need simply by shopping online, at no cost to you. Your gifts will create twice the holiday magic…not only will they make your loved-ones smile, a percentage...

Congratulations to Mr. Jinx, America’s Next Top Mutt

Once again, Mr. Jinx proves that “mutt” is really just a state-of-mind and cannot be fairly attributed to one species alone. Winner of America’s Next Top Mutt 2016 photo contest, this lover of belly rubs and bird-watching had big shoes to fill when he was adopted....

You made #GivingTuesday a huge success – thank you!

An impressive $5,240 was raised in just 24 hours on #GivingTuesday, which jumps to $10,480 thanks to a match from a generous donor! What an amazing day for sick and injured pets in need. Named after a beloved cat adopted from ACCT Philly, the Stella Fund provides...

Lifesaving numbers continue to improve compared to 2014

The long, busy summer is finally winding down, and we are thrilled to share some exciting news: July, August and September 2015 saw drastic improvements in live release rates compared to 2014! This is important and means that a larger percentage of animals are leaving...

November Adoption Pricing 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...

Pope Weekend – We are Open and Saving Lives!

ACCT Philly is pleased to announce that our main shelter on Hunting Park Avenue will remain open and operating as normal throughout the Pope’s visit to Philadelphia. Adoption hours are Monday-Friday, 1 p.m. – 8 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. –...

September Adoption Promotions and Events

Adoption Pricing for September 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 and medication Puppies (under 6 months): $200 Adult dogs (over 6 months):...

#Donate to Give During #SocialGivingSeptember

ACCT Philly is now live with #donate technology by GoodWorld! This means that our Facebook page and Twitter handle are able to accept donations any time anyone comments “#donate + any dollar amount” on our Facebook page or on our tweets.  After commenting,...

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...

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...

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...

2015 ACCT Philly Duck Dash

We are thrilled to announce that ACCT Philly’s largest annual fundraising event, the Duck Dash, is back for a third year! As part of the ACCT Philly ACCTion Hero campaign, the Duck Dash supports our lifesaving programs for pets, including our adoption center...

July Adoption Prices and Promotions

Adoption Pricing for July Kittens (under 6 months): $50 Adult cats (over 6 months): $25 as part of the Celebrate Freedom promo Older adult cats (over 5 years): FREE with FAQ handout Cats with Kitty Colds: FREE with FAQ handout and medication Puppies (under 6 months):...

Kennels are Full – Adopt or Foster, Save a Life!

Friends, intake has been extremely high this month and we are overflowing with wonderful dogs in need of loving homes.  If you are able to help us save lives by fostering or adopting, now is the time.  As an added incentive, all adult dogs have 1/2 price adoption fees...

ACCT Philly Pets Make Trip to Minnesota!

When stray pitbull mix Wednesday came to ACCT Philly in late May, we noticed something a little odd: her microchip was registered to Winona Area Humane Society…in Minnesota! Despite the small, no-kill shelter not having a record of Wednesday ever being there,...

June Adoption Events

Adoption Pricing for June Kittens (under 6 months): Reduced to $65 for adopt a cat month! Adult cats (over 6 months): Reduced to $20 for adopt a cat month! Older adult cats (over 5 years): FREE with FAQ handout Cats with Kitty Colds: FREE with FAQ handout and...

Kitten Foster Homes Needed

If you’ve logged onto Facebook or stepped foot into any animal shelter during the last month, you’ve noticed the inevitable: kitten season is here again! Due to cats’ natural mating cycles, from the months of April to September shelters experience a large influx of...

ACCTion Heroes Adopt-a-Thon

Join us on June 6-7, 2015 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. for a special ACCTion Hero Adopt-a-Thon! Enjoy special discounted pricing, giveaways, acction hero themed pet photoshoot, and more as we celebrate the new ACCTion Heroes campaign. Special Adopt-a-Thon Pricing:...

May Adoption Prices and Promotions

Adoption Pricing for May 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 and medication Puppies (under 6 months): $200 Adult dogs (over 6 months): $40 Pen...

April Adoption Prices and Promotions

Adoption Pricing for April Kittens (under 6 months) – $75 Cats (6 months or older)- $30 Older Cats (5 years or more) Fee waived Cats with Kitty Colds – Fee Waived Puppies (under 6 months) – $200 Adult Dogs (over 6 months) – $40 Pen Pals –...

ACCT Philly Launches “ACCTion Heroes” Campaign

ACCT Philly Launches “ACCTion Heroes” Campaign in Support of One Million Dollar Grant In support of the recently announced one million dollar community challenge grant it received from Petco Foundation, the Animal Care & Control Team of Philadelphia (ACCT Philly)...

March Adoption Promotions and Events

Adoption Pricing for March Kittens – $75 Adult cats – $30 Older cats (over 5 years old) – FREE with FAQ Cats with Kitty Colds – FREE with FAQ handout Puppies – $200 Adult dogs – $40 Pen Pals – $30 Benefactors – $250  ...