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 or whose owners have died. 

You can report:

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

You can report this between 8 AM and 6 PM , 7 days a week.


Check the Lost and Found Pets database.

Report a Lost Dog With a License Tag.

By Phone

Call 311 for assistance by phone.

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