Dog Left Outside Magnolia Bakery Taken to Animal Control

The dog shown above was found tied up outside Magnolia Bakery on Columbus Avenue and 69th Street on Saturday night and handed … Read the rest of this entry >>

Leptospirosis Spread by Rats is Infecting Dogs on Upper West Side, Veterinarian Says

A local vet is raising awareness about a bacterial disease called Leptospirosis, which has been spreading and infecting dogs on the Upper West S … Read the rest of this entry >>

Photo of the Day: Majestic Bird on a Railing

A hawk stopped by Karen Luerssen's porch at Lincoln Towers on Wednesday, and spent some time surveying the area, she … Read the rest of this entry >>

Bull Moose Dog Run Up for Renovation; Special Focus on ‘Ponds’ and Small Dogs

A popular dog run is expected to get an upgrade that will keep massive puddles from forming when it rains, and create a new protected area for small … Read the rest of this entry >>

Is This Your Cat, Roaming Around Near Fairway?

This cat has been roaming around the buildings near the Fairway on 74th and Broadway for the past few days, a neighbor tell … Read the rest of this entry >>

Mom Speaks Out About ‘Hissing’ Raccoon’s Intrusion Into Her 8th Floor Apartment

Roxanna Sherwood was at work on Tuesday morning when she got this t … Read the rest of this entry >>

Puppies From Destroyed Puerto Rican Shelter are on the UWS, And You Should Probably Adopt One

Dogs flown to the mainland United States from a destroyed animal shelter in Puerto Rico are now on the Upper West Side, and looking for new h … Read the rest of this entry >>

Shelter Dogs from Puerto Rico Expected to Come to UWS on Saturday

Camp Canine at 46 West 73rd Street is teaming with other organizations to help another dog shelter in a hurricane-battered region. About 25 … Read the rest of this entry >>

HURRICANE HARVEY SHELTER DOGS ARRIVE ON THE UWS FOR PAMPERING AND NEW HOMES

About 100 dogs rescued from Hurricane Harvey got to be pampered like furry princesses on Friday at Camp Canine, a doggy da … Read the rest of this entry >>

‘BAGEL SQUIRREL’ HAS A CARB-FILLED WEEKEND

This squirrel lugged a bagel up a tree by the stairs at 79th Street in Riverside Park. Kristina, who was dragged to the … Read the rest of this entry >>

HAWK REMINDS RATS WHO IS THE TRUE KING OF THE PLAYGROUND

Rats have gotten very frisky this summer, making a home for themselves in and around the playgrounds on the Upper West S … Read the rest of this entry >>

‘FERAL LOVE’ DOCUMENTARY ON THE CAT-LOVING MUSICIAN OF RIVERSIDE PARK NOW SET FOR AUGUST 11 SCREENING

Feral Love, the documentary about New York Philharmonic violist Dorian Rence and how she came to care for cats living … Read the rest of this entry >>

WILL UBER-LIKE APPS ‘DISRUPT’ THE UPPER WEST SIDE DOG WALKING BUSINESS?

First, there was FreshDirect. Groceries delivered straight to the door – revolutionary. Then there was Uber. Order a car service any … Read the rest of this entry >>

OUTDOOR SCREENING: THE AMAZING STORY OF THE WOMAN WHO CARES FOR RIVERSIDE PARK’S CATS

There are few events capable of evoking a deeper Upper West Side vibe than an outdoor Riverside Park screening of a documentary film … Read the rest of this entry >>

MASSIVE DEAD FISH SEEN IN HUDSON MAY BE ICONIC ENDANGERED SPECIES

The fish shown above was seen in the Hudson River near 96th Street on Tuesday morning. It appears to be a sturgeon, a fish that's been m … Read the rest of this entry >>

BRU, THE SWEETHEART DOG OF BEACON PAINT, LEAVES A HAPPY LEGACY

The sidewalks did not tremble and the streetlights did not flicker, but a small wave rippled across the Upper West Side two weeks ago. Bru the dog had passe … Read the rest of this entry >>

LOCAL ASSEMBLY MEMBER PUSHING BILL TO BAN CAT DECLAWING

If animals could vote,  New York State Assembly member Linda Rosenthal  would be governor in no time. As  representative  for the Upper West Side  since … Read the rest of this entry >>

AMERICAN KENNEL CLUB ANNOUNCES MOST POPULAR DOG BREED ON UWS

The ballots are in, and the most popular dog breed on the Upper West Side for 2016 is... the Labrador Retri … Read the rest of this entry >>

DOES YOUR DOG NEED A JOB?

SPONSORED: Do you think your pooch could be a therapy dog? Are you looking for new opportunities to visit with your therapy dog? Jo … Read the rest of this entry >>

POLICE OFFICERS RESCUE HAWK IN RIVERSIDE PARK

Officers from the 20th precinct and an NYPD special ops team rescued an injured hawk in Riverside Park around 79th Street on Sunday. Helen M … Read the rest of this entry >>

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