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Meet Alpha, NSALA’s Latest Pet Ready To Be Adopted

Meet Alpha, NSALA’s Latest Pet Ready To Be Adopted

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UPDATE 1/19/2016

Alpha was just adopted over the weekend after we featured him this past Friday! We are so excited that our teaming up with North Shore Animal League America continues to be such a success. Just by featuring these great adoptable pets, we’re getting our readers to take action and help. We thank you all for what you’re doing in helping us find all these great pets wonderful homes.

Many people enter the New Year with various resolutions and goals they hope to accomplish. We here at Movie Tech Geeks are no different – specifically, we are hoping to continue to raise awareness and find homes for a deserving pet every week. Facilitated by our ongoing teaming up with North Shore Animal League America, we are pleased to continue our weekly feature about an adoptable pet that is anxiously awaiting a new home.

North Shore Animal League America is the world’s largest no-kill animal rescue and adoption organization. For over 70 years, North Shore has been rescuing animals and advocating their proper care. Since opening in 1944, the organization has saved the lives of over 1,000,000 cats, dogs, kittens and puppies.

The shelter is located in Port Washington, New York, where it facilitates animal rescue and adoptions, as well as plays a lead role in the no-kill movement. North Shore Animal League America continues to innovate better and more sustainable ways to care for pets, in order to create a brighter future for animals everywhere.

With their vision, “To put an end to animal cruelty and euthanasia and to create a world in which all companion animals find compassionate, permanent homes.” North Shore Animal League America continues to make a positive difference in the lives of countless animals.

alpha adopt me pet north shore animal league movie tv techWithout further ado…meet Alpha, the latest cat at North Shore who is waiting for its forever home.

Originated from the Greek language, the name Alpha is often used to identify the first or strongest member of a pack. This is fitting for this particular furry, as he is known for his infectious, outgoing personality that will undoubtedly earn the top spot in his new owner’s heart.

Alpha, who is two years old, is one of the select few cats (10 to be exact) that reside in North Shore’s cage-free cat habitat. This area was set up to allow for suitable cats to socialize with one another and keep each other company. Since being rescued from the greater New York area, Alpha has used his time at the shelter to prove that he is a very friendly and approachable cat to both humans and other animals.

Alpha’s lovable personality makes him an ideal friend for people of all ages. He can help children learn responsibility, value for life, socialization and help build their self-esteem. Meanwhile, he can also provide ample companionship to adults and seniors and improve their feelings of self-worth. Taking care of him can also help provide a sense of purpose for her owners.

It has been said that pet owners smile more, laugh more and form special friendships with other animal owners and lovers. Undoubtedly, Alpha will bring these improvements to his new owners’ lives and help them lead a more joyful life.

Cats are extremely versatile and adaptable animals, making them the perfect pet option for almost every household. As mainly independent animals, cats are often low maintenance and are perfect for those who live an active and busy lifestyle who may not be able to take on the responsibility that is associated with owning a dog. However, if you already have a dog, there is no need to fret, as the staff at North Shore note that Alpha would most likely enjoy having a canine friend to hang out with. Furthermore, his friendly demeanor will enable him to adapt to almost any housing situation.

Rosie Tombolo, the Kennel Manager at North Shore Animal League America comments, “Alpha is such a mush and not to mention very photogenic! He loves to play with toys and enjoys catnip before settling down for a long nap.”

Evidently, Alpha is filled with love and joy that he is just waiting to share with his new family. So help us achieve our goal for this year – to get as many deserving pets adopted as possible – and welcome little Alpha into your home and life!

meet alpha nsalas latest pet 2016 imagesAlpha – Adoption #: R161762

If you are the one to give Java a much better life than she previously knew, please contact Feline Behaviorist Dorits@animalleague.org for more information.

North Shore Animal League America
25 Davis Avenue
Port Washington, NY 11050

Phone: 516-883-7575
Email: adoptions@nsalamerica.org

Adoption Center Hours:
Sunday-Thursday 10am-9pm
Friday-Saturday 10am-10pm

Still Hoping For A Great Home:

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MEET CHASE:

Chase is an adorable, shorthaired domestic cat. She has a raincloud-like gray coat that has a glossy effect due to the hints of silver within her fur. Although she is a mature 11-year-old cat, she has plenty of years of love and joy to give to her new family. She has striking green-yellow eyes that sit right above her round, pronounced cheeks – which you will fall in love with.

Her affectionate personality is further demonstrated in her loyalty to the North Shore staff and her constant desire to snuggle up on your lap. She can often be found in North Shore Animal League America’s back offices, where she is hanging out with her two-legged friends. She loves to walk around from office to office, giving each staff member their own greeting and finding the perfect place for herself to settle down and take a nap. Thus, Chase is the perfect warm and loving addition to your family as we enter the cold, dark winter season.

The Shelter director of North Shore Animal League America, Christina Travalja, notes, “Chase is such a sweet girl with a lot of personality. When you pet her, she lets out the cutest, high pitched meow and she loves giving head butts.”

With her mix of infectious, loving personality, Chase is an ideal friend for people of all ages. She can help children learn responsibility, value for life, socialization and help build their self-esteem. Meanwhile, she can also provide ample companionship to adults and seniors and improve their feelings of self-worth. Taking care of her can also help provide a sense of purpose for her owners.

It has been said that pet owners smile more, laugh more and form special friendships with other animal owners and lovers. Undoubtedly, Chase will bring these improvements to her new owners’ lives and help them lead a more joyful life.

Cats are extremely versatile and adaptable animals, making them the perfect pet option for almost every household. As mainly independent animals, cats are often low maintenance and are perfect for those who live an active and busy lifestyle who may not be able to take on the responsibility that is associated with owning a dog.

Being an adult cat, Chase is well behaved and is just looking for a family to find comfort with. She is the ideal pet for an adopter looking for a warm, furry companion to snuggle on their lap. Although she is relatively low-maintenance, Chase is currently on a strict diet to even out her weight.

Chase, like many of their cats available for adoption, is a perfect addition to a variety of households and family dynamics. She is ready to find her new home and share her endless amounts of affection with her new family.

To inquire about adopting Chase

Adoption #: MA2914

Contact Christinat@animalleague.org at North Shore Animal League America’s Adoption Center, which features about 350 adoptable cats, dogs, puppies and kittens every day.

North Shore Animal League America
25 Davis Avenue
Port Washington, NY 11050

Phone: 516-883-7575
Email: adoptions@nsalamerica.org

Adoption Center Hours:
Sunday-Thursday 10am-9pm
Friday-Saturday 10am-10pm

We are pleased to present Cuervo, the latest dog that is looking for a new home.

Cuervo is a large and goofy Lab mix. He is a mature, ten years young dog, who still loves to have fun, play with his favorite toys and go on regular outings. He is in need of a new owner who can be a strong leader in his life, and can benefit from some loving companionship.

Labrador Retrievers, also known as Labs, were initially bred to be both friendly and useful work dogs. Historically, they were employed as fisherman’s helpers, as they were notably intelligent, fast learning and obedient. Nowadays, Labs are often seen as companions to hunters, aid dogs for those with a disability and search and rescue dogs.

Additionally, due to their sweet nature and warmth, Labs are frequently utilized as therapy dogs. They can be seen visiting homes for the elderly and hospitals. Thus, it is not surprising that many owners liken their Labs to that of an angel. Their warmth and friendship have allowed Labs to become the most registered breed with the American Kennel Club.

The staff at North Shore Animal League America notes that Cuervo gets along well with some dogs, but on occasion he can be picky. Thus, they recommend that you set up a meet and greet with Cuervo and your current furry pals if you are hoping to add him to your pack.

Jessica Perez, the Groomer and Cuervo’s buddy at North Shore explains, “Cuervo is one of the most loyal dogs I’ve met in my life. Once he gets to know you, he just wants to be by your side at all times.”

Furthermore, Cuervo is a handsome, loveable dog that is looking for his forever home. Cuervo deserves a family that he can provide his remarkable companionship to and share his infectious joy and warmth.

To inquire about adopting Cuervo

Adoption #: R159024

Contact Christinat@animalleague.org at North Shore Animal League America’s Adoption Center, which features about 350 adoptable cats, dogs, puppies and kittens every day.

North Shore Animal League America
25 Davis Avenue
Port Washington, NY 11050

Phone: 516-883-7575
Email: adoptions@nsalamerica.org

meet rueben NSALA’s Latest Pet Ready To Be AdoptAlthough Rueben is an adorable boy with a joyful personality, he unfortunately, has endured some tough situations in his past. Rueben was rescued by North Shore from a mid-western puppy mill. For those of you who are unfamiliar with puppy mill facilities, they are establishments that use intensive and often inhumane means to breed dogs that will eventually be sold off to pet stores. Dogs raised and living in these mills are subjected to cruel treatment that can often negatively affect the development of their personalities and even physical stature. Fortunately, North Shore was able to step in and save Rueben, along with countless other dogs, from the disturbing environment they had been living in.

Little Rueben is a handsome boxer mix. Boxers are known for their intelligence and playful energy. They often form strong bonds with their owners, and therefore, prefer to play with their immediate family, rather than with strangers. It is noted that as long as they are given plenty of opportunities to let out their energy, boxers can thrive in a range of housing situations, from large estates to small city apartments.

Male boxers usually grow to about 22-26 inches and weigh from 65 to 70 pounds. They have distinctive square heads and folded ears. Their fur coat is short and sheds light to moderately. Therefore, they are fairly easy to keep groomed, as they only need to be brushed and bathed when dirty or when there is a notable build-up of their natural oils in their fur. They are known for their alert expression, which can make it seem like they are watching for something even when they are at rest.

Like most boxers, Rueben has a lovable spirit. However, it is noted by the staff that he does have a relatively quiet and docile demeanor. At 9 years old, Rueben loves to just relax and can often be found lounging around on his large comfy bed at the shelter. However, he also would love to accompany you on walks around the park or the neighborhood.

Rueben is a very well mannered pup, which gets along with most other animals. Although he loves to make friends, it is recommended that potential adopters bring in their current dog(s) to meet Rueben in advance. Being the sweet boy he is, Rueben would also most likely do well in a household that has cats.

Rosie Tombolo, the Kennel Manager at North Shore Animal League American notes, “this lovable boy needs extra love but with patience and proper care he will acclimate and prosper just fine in his new home.”

Furthermore, Rueben is just looking for a forever home that can offer the love and care that he deserves and has been waiting for his whole life. Undoubtedly, he will create a very special bond with his new owners to show his appreciation and newfound comfort.

Rueben – Adoption #: PM5623

If you are the one to give Java a much better life than she previously knew, please contact Kennel Manager, Kristie Delekta atkristied@animalleague.org  for more information.

North Shore Animal League America
25 Davis Avenue
Port Washington, NY 11050

Phone: 516-883-7575
Email: adoptions@nsalamerica.org

Adoption Center Hours:
Sunday-Thursday 10am-9pm
Friday-Saturday 10am-10pm

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