October is Adopt A Shelter Dog Month, Take One of These Pets Home Today

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There’s dogs and cats and kittens of all ages, so take your pick! Why not bring one (or more) of these adorable animals home with you today? 

Available for adoption for All About Spay Neuter:


Leon is an adorably sweet 4-month-old kitten with an outgoing personality. When he was rescued his right eye was in in bad shape, but despite All About Spay Neuter’s efforts, his eye could not be saved and had to be surgically removed. But, he doesn’t let this get in his way and gets along just fine with his one eye. If you think you might be interested in meeting Leon or any of their other cats and kittens, please stop by the shelter or call/text Alicia at 516-510-6738.  

Available for adoption at the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter:


Five-year-old Cassie came to the shelter as a stray this past September. She was found all by herself on Sunrise Highway, extremely underweight and had mastitis, meaning she just had a litter of babies which she was separated from. Her nails were very overgrown and she clearly shows signs of not having come from a loving home. This breaks everyone’s hearts because Cassie is a sweet, shy girl who looks for affection from people but is a little shy upon first meeting. Cassie is social with other dogs, but is nervous with playful behavior so a calm, chill doggy companion would probably be best for her. 

For more information about adopting Cassie, please call the shelter at 516-785-5220 ext. 4641 or  email [email protected] today!

Available for adoption through North Shore Animal League America:

Willie Jack and Novalee Nation
Willie Jack and Novalee Nation

**Double Adoption** Willie Jack (Adoption #BF3277)and Novalee Nation (Adoption #BF3278) are where the heart is! This bonded pair of 5-month-old siblings is captivating hearts throughout Bianca’s Furry Friends Feline Adoption Center. Willie Jack’s wide-eyed energy delights visitors as he discovers every corner of his cage-free room. His shyer sister has learned a lot from watching her confident brother’s escapades. Staff and volunteers predict Novalee will be joining in on the fun right by Willie Jack’s side, once they’re settled into a home with a nurturing family (and children 10 and older in age.) These kittens are destined for a happy new beginning; all that’s missing is a loving human to carry them home!


Greetings from Gretchen (Adoption #H210702)! This tiny but mighty 4-month-old kitten was raised with loving hands in our nursery and has finally made her big debut in a cage-free room in Bianca’s Furry Friends Feline Adoption Center. Gretchen is stealing the show with her larger than life personality; she has a lot to say on most topics and will run your household if you let her. If you have cat experience and a home with older children ready to take commands from a delightful diva, you’re going to have a lot of laughs following her lead. Come on by and get your marching orders. Gretchen is ready to rule your heart today!


Mighty Zeus (Adoption #H210755) is ready to conquer your living room! This locally rescued 4-month-old kitten was born to rule hearts and is seeking a home with children 10 and older in age and feline friends who can keep up with his zest for life. If you could use a little excitement, Zeus is a great choice for your energetic family!

**Senior Alert** Hey, Baby (Adoption #SPC228) wants to know if she can be your girl! This sensational 12-year-old may have lost the comfort of her home and human recently, but she’s not letting that hardship define her. She’s looking towards a brighter future thanks to her North Shore Animal League America family who adore her sunny disposition. Baby has lived with other cats and has a clean bill of health from our vets, making her a wonderful choice for anyone interested in brightening their days with a new loyal friend!


**Senior Alert** 14-year-old Bear Adoption #SPC229) is trusting us to lead her to her fresh start. This beloved family pet lost her human recently but has gained a fan club in Bianca’s Furry Friends Feline Adoption Center. Her gorgeous green eyes are just the window into her serene soul. You’re going to want to offer her chin rubs forever. Bear has lived harmoniously with other delightful seniors her whole life, and with a clean bill of health, she’s a top choice for adopters looking to enjoy the senior adoption experience. This Bear is a honey you won’t want to miss!  


**Senior Alert** Tiger (Adoption #SPC230) is an industrious 12-year-old who has figured out the best way to find his next home is by head-butting visitors until they give into to his purring sessions. Once you do, you’ll be thoroughly enraptured by this adorable tabby. Tiger is being successfully treated for FLUTD through a special diet, which is provided through our Pet Health Center at cost. Let’s not let anything stand in the way of Tiger finding himself back in a loving lap where he belongs!

Reach out to [email protected] for more about adopting any one of NSALA’s adorable adoptables!

Available for adoption at the Town of Smithtown Animal Shelter:Smithtown Kittens

Meet the Smithtown Animal Shelter’s Pets of the Week, a clowder of kittens! These adorable little 3-6-month old toddlers are awaiting their purr-fect home. Most of these kitties are rescues from the Animal Shelter’s Trap-Neuter-Release (TNR) Program. 

Sadly, these little fur babies are often passed up for the younger kittens (8-10 weeks) despite their beautiful coats and sweet demeanor. Statistically, the older a cat is, the more difficult it becomes to place them in a good home. Our hope is to find these beauties loving families while they’re still young. 

Kitten season is now all-year, as there are always new kittens coming into the shelter. In 2019, there were more than 100 kittens at the shelter, or in foster care. They have a large variety of sweet male and female kittens in all colors, and all cute as can be. The shelter is also seeking loving foster homes for their very small kittens who are in need of temporary placement before they are old enough to adopt.

All of the felines at the Shelter are current on vaccines and have received a full workup (blood work, Feline HIV & Leukemia tested, physical exam etc.) by a board certified Veterinarian.

If you are interested in meeting a cat or kitten, please fill out an adoption application online or call 631-360-7575 today for more information today.

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

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