Coronavirus (COVID-19) Alert

Animal Care Centers located in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Staten Island are open. Services are provided by appointment only.

You can get more information online or by calling (212) 788-4000.

Visit the Animal Care Centers of NYC website.

Animal Care Centers of NYC (ACC) accepts reports of pets that have been purposely abandoned by their owners. 

You can report:

  • Pets that are left in homes when owners move or go on vacation
  • Pets that are tied up for a lengthy period of time in a public place


Check the Lost and Found Pets database.

Report a Lost Dog With a License Tag.

By Phone

Call 311 for assistance by phone.