NYCACC Adoption

NYCACC Adoption. How to adopt a dog from the NYCACC.

How to adopt a dog from the NYCACC.

  1. Search for your next furry friend.

    The NYCACC has a great search tool you can use to find their adoptable pets and locations. They also host adoption events where you can visit pets in person.

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  2. What is the adoption process?

    Before you show up you’re asked to fill out a pre-adoption questionnaire (Spanish version.)

  3. How long will the adoption process take?

    It should take a few hours. During that time you’ll get to meet your prospective pets and you’ll receive a counseling session.

  4. Do I need to bring anything with me?

    To adopt an animal you must be at least 18 years old and have a valid photo id. You also need to bring proof of your current address. It’s also recommended you bring all family members to meet the pet.

  5. Are there any fees involved with adopting a pet?

    Yes and you can view them here.

  6. Where can you adopt a pet?

    The NYCACC advises you to visit one of their locations.

  7. Is there a way to help animals at most risk of being put to sleep?

    Yes and you can view them here.

  8. Do they have a mobile app?

    Yes! They have one for Apple and for Android.