KEEPING FAITH


Local news outlets  broke the story a week ago of Faith, the neglected and abused pit bull whose body was stuffed into a garbage bag and thrown out like trash across the street from Southside Academy Charter School. It was the LAST STRAW for us! This is Animal (and Child!) Abuse Awareness Month.  Abuse of…

Lobby Day 101


Lobby Day 101 at Nottingham School in Syracuse on Wednesday evening was very informative. About a dozen groups set up to share literature before and after the event, but the highlight was the Powerpoint presentation by NYS HSUS  Director, Brian Shapiro. Brian Shapiro, NYS Director HSUS Friendly, down to earth, engaging, and knowledgeable, Brian took…

LEADING THE PACK!


On 3/18, the Syracuse City Common Council passed a memorializing resolution urging legislators to enact A-775/S-1776, the Consolidated Animal Crimes Bill, making Syracuse the first municipality in New York State to do so.  Championed by the Animal Alliance of Greater Syracuse and Cuse Pit Crew, this resolution was crafted by City Clerk John Copanas, and…

Tackling the Tragedy of Disposable Animals


The Mission of the Animal Alliance of Greater Syracuse is to strengthen the safety net for animals in CNY, reducing euthanasia and abuse, with the ultimate goal of creating a community with no more homeless animals.  We applaud local programs such as Syracuse Truce which is aimed at reducing the violence on our streets but,…

Some of AAGS’ Current Projects


The members of AAGS keep very busy! Below are just a few of the projects we are currently working on. If you would like to help in creating change for CNY animals, please contact us at aags@twcny.rr.com. We would love to welcome you on board! Change the Salina cat law to a humane and effective…