Kennels at Capacity, Large Dogs are Fee-waived

ACCT Philly Dog Kennels at Capacity, Offering Free Dog Adoptions Adopt a large dog for free through Sunday, July 30th (Philadelphia, PA) July 27, 2017 - The Animal Care & Control Team of Philadelphia (ACCT Philly) dog kennels are at full capacity. To encourage...

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Board Update: Additional Meetings Added to Schedule

ACCT Philly’s Board of Directors wants you to know about some recent changes we’ve made to our board meeting schedules and structure. Know that we appreciate the ongoing feedback we receive from our volunteers, partners, and members of the community, as these changes...

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July 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 months):...

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Fireworks & Pets: Tips for a stress-free July 4th

Starting this week, Philadelphians will be Welcoming America in celebration of our country’s independence. Barbecues, block parties, concerts, fireworks...we’ll be having a great, big, noisy time - but our pets have no idea what the fuss is all about! To help your...

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Animals Fostered in 2016

Lives Saved in 2016

Spay & Neuter Surgeries

ACCT Philly handles more animals than any other animal shelter service organization in the region. We are open for adoptions and lifesaving each and every day of the year and our animal handling statistics are an open book.
Learn more on our Statistics & Reports page.
(numbers presented here are updated monthly)

Special thanks to Petco Foundation for their generous support!