Animal Care Centers of NYC will accept pets, including dogs, cats, rabbits, and other animals kept as pets, at Care Centers for a fee. They will not pick up unwanted pets from the homes of pet owners.

If the pet cannot be adopted or placed with a New Hope Partner, it may be humanely euthanized. 

The fees are: 

  • $35 to offer for adoption
  • $125 to euthanize

All forms of payment are accepted.

Bronx
464 East Fordham Road (between Fordham University boundary and Washington Avenue)
Hours: 7 days a week; 8 AM - 8 PM
Closed on holidays. During holiday seasons, the hours may be reduced.

Brooklyn
2336 Linden Boulevard, Brooklyn (between Essex Street and Shepherd Avenue)
Hours: 7 days a week, 8 AM - 8 PM

Manhattan
326 East 110th Street (between 1st and 2nd Avenues)
Hours: 7 days a week, 8 AM - 8 PM

Queens
92-29 Queens Boulevard  (Rego Park just south of the Long Island Expressway)
Hours: 7 days a week; 8 AM - 8 PM
Closed on holidays. During holiday seasons, the hours may be reduced.

Staten Island - This location is closed temporarily.
3139 Veterans Road West  (Route 440 South to Exit 1N - Arthur Kill Road. At stop sign, make left onto Veterans Road West)
Hours: 7 days a week, 8 AM - 8 PM

Animal Care Center offices and drop-off locations are closed on the following holidays:

  • Thursday, July 4 - Independence Day
  • Tuesday, September 3 - Labor Day
  • Thursday, November 28 - Thanksgiving Day
  • Wednesday, December 25 - Christmas Day
  • Wednesday, January 1 - New Year's Day 2020