Jul 192014

  GREAT NEWS!!! “Phase 2″ is complete, and we want to thank EVERYONE that made it possible by donating to our media fund! With your help, Urgent was able to purchase *3 billboards* in the NY/NJ area!!! One will be installed on the Long Island Expressway and the other 2 on highways in New Jersey, starting [...]

Jun 092014
Skechers GOwalk Your Dog 5K on Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014

The 5K loop will take you and your well behaved, licensed and leashed dog through a scenic and rustic loop at the recently restored park. Walk on your own or recruit some friends to form a team! Teams may include between 2-5 members. Team captain must register all team members at time of registration. Children [...]

May 202014

Urgent Part 2 reached an important milestone on Sunday, May 18th, when we received our 100,000th page “like.”  A quick glance at the scoreboard of our folders shows 35 GONE and 111 SAFE folders, so it would seem that we are making a positive difference for many of the dogs who have entered the NYCACC [...]

Aug 142014
The World Is a Darker Place Tonight

200 New Hope rescues… 27 dogs and 63 cats on a list created by the NYC AC&C. A list of animals that the NYC AC&C planned to kill. 90 animals, around 200 New Hope rescues, and countless members of the public to save them. If you do the math, it should be a no-brainer to [...]

Mar 312014
The End of Innocence

  Every day, we are all faced with the harsh realities of what the New York City animals go through when they enter the shelter system. Every night, we all advocate to help ensure that the animals facing death the next day, get out of the shelter system safely. One would think we would all [...]

Mar 252014
Phoenix - Tossed in a Stairwell to Die

Back in January, Urgent announced that we had expanded our “mission.” Not only would we be assisting animals at the AC&C, but we would also attempt to help animals in danger of being surrendered, or in need of immediate assistance. Meet Phoenix, a severely neglected, emaciated little girl that was tossed out onto the cold [...]

Jan 012014
Happy New Year From Team Urgent!

      As 2013 comes to a close and we look forward to a brighter 2014, I would like to take a moment to thank EVERYONE that has stood by Urgent and supported our cause. I have to say that Urgent has the greatest and most dedicated group of adminsthat I am honored to [...]