Puppies, Kittens Among Pets Up For Adoption At Long Island Shelters

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Long Island has a ton of animals in all ages, sizes and breeds available for adoption. Your purrrfect match is out there, maybe it’s one on this list!  

Fixing Felines Spay/Neuter Event

Did you know kittens can be spayed/neutered as young as 8 weeks/or weighing 2 pounds? If you know a cat or kitten in need of a “fix,” there is a wonderful Fixing Felines Spay/Neuter event atarting at 8 .m. June 9 at Farmingdale Dog & Cat Clinic, 908 Conklin Street in Farmingdale. Call 631-439-5796 for questions and/or to schedule an appointment. Their low-cost services include $68 for females, $58 for males (includes rabies & distemper vaccine, flea treatment and deworming). This is a great opportunity for those who help Long Island’s stray/feral cats. Don’t hesitate, call today!Urban Cat League Kittens

Available for adoption through the Urban Cat League:

If you’re looking for an adorable pair of kittens, check out these two sweethearts! The Tabby is a girl and the white and Tabby kitty is a boy. This dynamic duo will be available for adoption together by late June, completely vetted (neutered, vaccinated, tested and dewormed) all before they find their forever home. For an adoption application, or help name these cuties, email [email protected]

If you’re unfamiliar with Urban Cat League, this wonderful organization acts internationally as a resource for information about all aspects of humane care for street cats. They are an amazing resource for all things cat/kitten, so check them out today at urbancatleague.org

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Gulliver and Gatsby

Available for adoption at North Shore Animal League America:

Gulliver (adoption # BF2605) and Gatsby (adoption #BF2606) lived together inside an auto body shop. When the shop was sold, this team of two year olds needed a new plan and North Shore Animal League America’s rescue team promised them brighter, safer future. Upon medical examination, vets discovered they both have hyper-cardiomyopathy, a medical condition covered through NSALA’s fully accredited Medical Center on their Port Washington campus.

While they are just monitoring Gatsby’s heart, Gulliver requires medication. The bond between these gentle friends will melt your heart. Can you offer this bonded pair a safe spot on your couch—their first ever—where they will sleep well, knowing they are finally home? If so, please contact [email protected] for more information about this kitty combo.

Boots and Quarter
Boots and Quarter

Boots (adoption # H200424) had depended on his best friend Quarter (adoption #H200425) their entire chaotic lives. Rescued locally, these 9-year-old brothers are settling into NSALA’s Adoption Center on their comfy beds and continue to find courage through their friendship.  

Quarter has already begun to look to his new human caretakers for tender, loving care while Boots watches expectantly until he knows he’s safe…he’s a bit shy.  f you would like to give these senior gents a fresh start, you will be rewarded with unending love. For more information about this dynamic duo, please email [email protected]


Megan (adoption #R166804) made her way up to Port Washington all the way from North Carolina hoping to find a loving family and wonderful life. This young Southern Belle intends to be the center of attention forever, so plan to spoil this only child for the rest of her life! Hoping this sweet tortie will find a home very soon as her personality is equal to her beauty. For more information, please contact [email protected]


Available for adoption at Second Chance Rescue:

SENIOR ALERT: Ricky is 14 years old, and in his golden years he deserves to be in a safe, loving, stable home. Ricky is an American Bulldog/ Boxer mix. He is such a sweet loving boy. He is good with small dogs, and other female dogs, but doesn’t care for other large male dogs.

Ricky loves to be with people, he loves getting attention, and he is very loyal and grateful. Second Chance Rescue would love to find a foster, or better yet a permanent home for Ricky. If that person is you, please go to nycsecondchancerescue.org to apply for this senior hunk.


Available for adoption at Almost Home Animal Rescue:

Tabby is a super cool cat who could be a little shy at first but is guaranteed to warm up quickly to anyone who offers to pet her. She’s an affectionate little lady that gets along great with other cats. For more information about adopting Tabby, contact Almost Home Animal Rescue at almosthomeli.org or call 631-627-3665 today!


Available for adoption at the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter:

Sandy is one cute dog, who is looking for one very special home. This beautiful 5 ½-year old Lab mix came to the shelter as an owner surrender. She was purchased as a puppy and has displayed issues with people near her food in her former home. Sandy is looking for an adult only home, with owners who are savvy, and will stick with her and help her overcome her issue.

Sandy really likes other dogs and is friendly with strangers. With the right human, Sandy will make an amazing BFF! If you are interested in adopting Sandy, please call 516-785-5220, visit her at 3320 Beltagh Avenue, Wantagh or email [email protected]

Little Shelter PuppiesAvailable for adoption at Little Shelter:

Wow! Twenty puppies ranging from 8 weeks to 8 months will make their adoption debut this Saturday at Little Shelter. The dogs were originally rescued from municipal shelters in Texas and made their way to Huntington through Little Shelter’s Passage to Freedom Program. The puppies are all different mixes and there is someone for every household. Little Shelter is open from Noon to 5 pm on Saturday and Sunday, and families are encouraged to arrive early to meet the puppies.

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Onyx, Pebbles, and Riley

More of a cat person? Meet Onyx, Pebbles, and Riley! This lovable trio was brought to Little Shelter when their owner became ill and could no longer care for them.

Despite being suddenly taken from everything they have always known, Onyx, Pebbles, and Riley have shown nothing but love to everyone they meet. Onyx is constantly trying to climb into people’s arms, just wanting to be hugged. Pebbles will gently tap at visitors passing by with her paw to get them to notice her and give her affection. Riley will roll on her side and nuzzle her face into people’s palms for each massages.

These affectionate cats only want to love and be loved, they have spent their entire lives in a home with each other and Little Shelter is looking for a family that would help keep them together. Call or come in to meet Onyx, Pebbles, and Riley today!Huntington Shelter Cats

Available for adoption at the Town of Huntington Cat Shelter:

By now you’ve likely heard about the terrible hoarding situation where over 20 cats were rescued from an abandoned house in Suffolk County. The good news is that these cats are now safe and available for adoption at the Town of Huntington Cat Shelter. Ranging from kittens to adults, they are all looking for a second chance at loving homes. All friendly and just looking for someone to cuddle with, they love getting attention and playing with toys. Come meet them this weekend at the Town of Huntington Cat Shelter!

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Cami & Camela

Available for adoption at Bideawee:

This phenomenal 5-year-old gal is Cami! Boasting a gorgeous golden coat and a dignified grey face and muzzle, she is certainly a stunner! Cami has come all the way from Miami to find her forever family. She’s as sweet as she is gorgeous and is a great companion for a leisurely stroll around the neighborhood. Cami came to Bideawee with her best friend Camela. She is looking for a family that has enough love and room in their heart and home for both her and Camela – an equally lovely lady. If you think that you might be the right match for them, ask about adopting this adorable duo today! 

This gorgeous 5-year old girl is Camela! Boasting a beautiful brindle coat, splashed with white, she is simply divine! She also needs a home that feels comfortable helping her heal and recover. Sadly, she came into Bideawee positive for heartworm and needs a family that will continue her treatments. Bideawee is willing to pay for the cost of her treatment, as long as it is done at its Animal Hospital in Westhampton. Camela has traveled all the way from Miami, Florida with her best friend, Cami to look for her forever home. She is looking for a family that has enough love and room in their heart and home for both girls. If you think you might be the right match for Camela and Cami, call the Westhampton adoption center today! 


This handsome 2-month old boy is named Gideon. Not only is he angelic in appearance, but he’s equally as loving in personality. Snuggly, tenderhearted and gorgeous both inside and out, Gideon is simply a charmer. We just can’t get enough of his love or that precious rose-colored nose! All he needs now is an equally wonderful family to call his own. 


This gorgeous young girl is named Ginger. She is a bright-eyed 2-month old beauty that is impossible not to swoon for. Apart from being just adorable, she is also every bit as sweet as she is lovely. She can always be counted upon for kitten cuddles and sweetness. All this fantastic lady needs now is an equally grand home to call her own! 

As always, thanks for reading and please remember to always adopt, never shop…pass it on!


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