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Arabella Has Gone Home!


UPDATE: The wait is over…ARABELLA HAS GONE HOME!!!! LEG UP’s very first kitty leaves us with full hearts. Happy life to you, Arabella, and to your wonderful forever family! And thank you to all your friends who made today a dream come true!

A Leg Up is a Helping Hand


Animal Alliance of Greater Syracuse is happy to announce a new partnership with Dewitt Animal Hospital-Shelter to offer a Leg Up to pets that arrive at the shelter suffering not only from homelessness but also from significant yet treatable medical conditions. In need of safe and loving homes, these wonderful dogs and cats first require…

What IS High-Volume, High-Quality, Low-Cost Spay/Neuter, Anyway? And Why Does It Matter?


When we ask you to support our planned “high-volume, high-quality, low-cost spay/neuter clinic” (HVHQSN), what – exactly – are we talking about? High-Volume “High-volume spay/neuter clinics  . . . are defined as those whose surgeons each perform 30-40 sterilizations per day.”  http://www.target-zero.org/our-mission/high-volume-and-other-targeted-spay-neuter. We are often asked if the target number of daily surgeries is achieved…

Not Sexy – Unless You’re A Cat Or Dog


According to 2012 Census data, over 44,000 cats and dogs live in Onondaga County households that fall below the poverty level. Because most of these beloved pets are not neutered, they pump out thousands more puppies and kittens each year. If we can prevent these unwanted births, we decrease drastically the numbers of cats and…