cats and dogs

This week’s line-up is packed with amazing animals that want nothing more than a safe home to call their own. From huskies to senior cats, if you’re looking for a new best friend, we got you covered!

Available for adoption at the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter


Calling all husky lovers … this adorably, big, fluffy, goofy boy named Montana arrived at the shelter as a stray last month. He’s just 10 months old and loves to cuddle and play fetch! He adores other dogs and is pretty much like a real live teddy bear! He’s looking for an active home with kids 13 and older.

If you can open your home to Montana, please call for more information at 516-785-5220 or email

Available for adoption through Almost Home Animal Rescue


You won’t need a bigger boat to bring this Jaws home. Jaws is a bit on the shy side, a little unsure of new people so it takes him extra time to warm up and show you his silly personality. Jaws would love a home with another cat to help him come out of his shell.

Sweet Cheeks

Sweet Cheeks has quite an interesting personality as he can be sweet and throw sass all at the same time! This fun fella enjoys rubbing up against your leg to get your attention and is a big fan of temptation treats  any flavor will do! Sweet Cheeks would do best in a quiet home with an experienced cat owner; someone who will truly understand and appreciate his purrrfect little self!


Meet Smokey! This handsome shy tux is a total sweetheart who loves to get attention and affection but won’t step in the way of another cat to get it, which sometimes means his true awesome personality doesn’t always show. Spend some time getting to know this guy and it’s guaranteed you’ll fall completely in love!

For more information about any one of these adorable adoptables, contact Almost Home Animal Rescue at or call 631-627-3665.

Available for adoption at the Town of Smithtown Animal Shelter


Sugar is a three to four-year-old Miniature Pinscher and Boston Terrier Mix who had a very rough start to her life. Sugar came from a breeding situation where she was used, neglected, and discarded. She arrived at the Animal Shelter in a malnourished and dehydrated state. As a result of this experience, Sugar is a bit fearful of men but can learn to accept them with treats and time. Despite all the pain she’s been through, Sugar is still energetic, playful, and loving. Her ideal home will be without other dogs or young children under 15. Sugar deserves nothing but the ultimate happily ever after and a home that will give her faith in people again. Sugar is ready for her story to be rewritten, and staff and volunteers know the perfect owner is out there for her somewhere.

If you can give Sugar a new “leash” on life, please call 631-360-7575 today for more information today!

Available for adoption at North Shore Animal League America


When 7-month-old Cinderella  (Adoption # H210284) arrived with her local rescuer, she felt like she was the belle of the ball, despite needing medical attention for bowel issues. NSALA provided her with a loving foster home to comfortably recuperate from treatment —and bibbidi, bobbidi, boo! — she danced her heart out with her foster dog sibling when she wasn’t plopping in her foster mom’s lap! With a successful treatment plan, Cinderella has returned looking for her Prince (or Princess) Charming to offer her a magical life in a loving. permanent home. This terrific tortie is the kind of gal who purrs when she spots you. She’s charmed everyone she’s met so far, and hasn’t even needed help from a fairy godmother! If you’d like to make her dreams come true, please ask about being her happily ever after!

Mark and Derek

** Double Adoption** Mark Sloan (Adoption #H210461) and Derek Shepherd (Adoption #H210462) are a shy pair of bonded 10-month-old brothers who side-by-side faced rough times living on the local streets and are now ready to support each other through the changes life has ahead for them. Now safe in Bianca’s Furry Friends Feline Adoption Center, you’ll still find them cuddling together, but they’re always game for treats and playtime. A quiet home with children 10-years of age and older would be ideal; they’ll be pouncing in your living room in no time. Staff and volunteers think they’re dreamy, and you will too!


Three-year-old Zena (Adoption #BF3744) left behind a dangerous life outdoors and traded up for a zen life with us in Bianca’s Furry Friends Feline Adoption Center. No complications for this warrior princess. Zena wants an easy happily ever after where she gets to be the queen bee of her castle. Looking for one fur baby to love for a lifetime. Zena would love to become your pampered princess!

Sawyer and Sash

**Double Adoption** Through thick or thin, Sawyer (Adoption #NCR5864) and Sash (Adoption #NCR5861) will always be together. This shy sibling pair have been reassuring each other their whole lives. Now NSALA is determined to find them a home where the humans will offer to nurture them as well. A quiet, predictable home with adults experienced in soothing fearful cats and older children committed to providing them a predictable environment will lead to a happiness one-year-olds Sawyer and Sash don’t yet know exists. While Sawyer will need to watch his braver sister to feel secure, Sash will be quicker to accept your devotion. Treats are a great way to begin a trusting journey. Staff and volunteers predict their best days are ahead when Sawyer and Sash find someone as committed to loving them as they are to loving each other.


Interested in adding purrfection to your household? Let us introduce you to Robert (Adoption #H210477)! This adorable two-year-old, gentle soul pretends to be shy at first, but he just can’t help but dive head-first into head bumps, making him a fantastic choice for anyone seriously interested in being adored furever. Please don’t hesitate to come meet him because perfection doesn’t wait long to be discovered!


**Senior Alert** Splendid Sabie (Adoption #LA0393) is searching for her second act. This refined, 8-year-old lady from Louisiana has something the kittens don’t: life experience that’s given her a limitless grateful heart which she’s hoping to share with you. Sabie loves cats and humans equally, making her the purrfect fit for any home setting… purrhaps yours?


Lovely Lily (Adoption #NCI10298) isn’t letting a little setback in living arrangements keep her from turning frowns upside down. This plucky, 3-year-old gal lives to put smiles on the faces of her admirers, and she’s quite good at it, too! Offer her an ear rub and you’ll find she’s ready to commit to a lifetime of purrs with you.

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

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