See who needs a fur-ever home!
Lend-a-Paw Inc. Policy:
All applicants must be 24+ to submit an application.
We do require 2 references and if you lease, we will require either the landlord's name and number or your a copy of the page of your lease that states that you can have a pet.
** if you do not see a dog or cat you like on this page, please visit the "New Hope Partnership Page" for more available dogs and cats that can be rescued by us.
If you are over 24 and do not own the house are living in, for example, with your parents, a parent/guardian or owner of the house must be present for the virtual house check and be the one to sign the adoption papers.
Marty has come so far in the rescue! We pulled him from the at risk list at the kill shelter a few months ago because he was not doing well in the shelter environment. At first he would not let anyone touch him-now he comes to the door as soon as he hears his foster family and all he wants to do is snuggle! Marty is looking for a forever home that will give him lots of love and play time! He is 2 years old, neutered, and up to date.
Meet Luna aka Luna Luz #139392 ! She was rescued off the euthanasia list from a high kill shelter in the city! She has truly blossomed since living with her foster mom. She loves to go for long walks with her canine friends and play for hours and hours. She has her favorite toys. She is a special girl who will instantly steal anyones heart! She is one year old, up to date and spayed.
Meet Eugene! Eugene was found trying in the rain one night and his finder couldn't just leave him there! He is estimated to be about 3-5 years old, up to date and neutered. He is very affectionate and vocal about when he wants food and affection. He would make a great companion or cuddle buddy!
Meet Mr. Pebbles! We recently rescued him from the ACC after being surrendered because his owner was no longer able to care for him. He has not been around other dogs but loves his toys and is super affectionate! Mr. Pebbles is blind so he will need an experienced adopter who can help him adjust to his new environment. He is not neutered due to his age but he is up to date. Mr Pebbles is 12 years old.
Meet Emma! This beautiful girl was brought into the NYC shelter as a stray and just rescued from the euthanasia list. Emma is intelligent, social, and eager to please her favorite person. She knows a few commands like sit, stay, and paw. However, she would flourish with someone patient who is willing to work on her manners, as she has tons of energy and can jump when excited. Emma loves to play with any toys she can get her paws. She is 2 years old, spayed and up to date.
Meet Angelica Pickles! Her mommy, Didi Pickles gave birth to the Rugrats in a volunteer's kitchen this summer. We immediately took them in and made sure they had proper care. The Rugrats have been doing amazing in their foster and are ready for their forever homes! They can be adopted separate or together- but these little munchkins would love to have at least one sibling to play with. They are about 10 weeks and will be getting their final booster and being fixed very soon.
Meet Meet Susie Carmichael! Her mommy, Didi Pickles gave birth to the Rugrats in a volunteer's kitchen this summer. We immediately took them in and made sure they had proper care. The Rugrats have been doing amazing in their foster and are ready for their forever homes! They can be adopted separate or together- but these little munchkins would love to have at least one sibling to play with. They are about 10 weeks and will be getting their final booster and being fixed very soon.
Meet Wally! He is an about 1- 1 1/2 year old male cat. He was found along with his sister Eva! He is a mushy, silly cat that loves to play with his toys and make new friends! He is up to date, neutered, and microchipped.
Meet Smalls! Smalls and his brother were rescued last year after their owner was incapable of taking care of them and was later admitted into a long term nursing home. Unforunately, shortly after being rescued, Smalls' brother passed away from liver failure :( We thought Smalls was never going to get over losing his brother since he was not a nice cat. After being integrated with our other cats, he has become a new cat! He loves affection, being pet and cat nip! He is about 9 years old and one o
Meet Diego ! He was on the "at-risk" list in the NYC Shelter.. so many people pleaded that we rescue him and we did! This handsome and loving boy is 5 years young, up to date, microchipped and neutered! He is very affectionate and loves to be pet. He was noted to be good with his canine sibling but was nervous and scared/ barked at unfamiliar dogs. He will need someone who has the patience to let him decompress and explore at his own pace!
Meet Salami! This 8 year old bundle of joy was just given a second chance at life after being pulled by the euthanasia list. He has a slight heart murmur which does not require medication-it should just be monitored at his yearly checkup. He is great with other dogs and loves to cuddle!
Leonardo is one of our Ninja Turtles who were found in Queens over the summer. This little ray of sunshine loves to play and would be an amazing addition to any family. He is about three months old and will be neutered and microchipped soon.
Meet Pumpkin Spice! This bundle of love was just saved from the kill list. He is so excited for his second chance at life and would love a forever home with lots of room to play as well as snuggle. He is great with other dogs but no cats. Pumpkin Spice is 6 years old, 39lbs, neutered, and up to date.
Meet Shiva! Shiva was rescued a few weeks along with two other kittens. She is shy at first but once she is comfortable in her new surroundings, she loves to run around and play with her toys. She definitely a cuddle bug and would do great either alone or with another cat ! She is up to date, tested, microchipped and fixed!
My name is Penelope. I was found wandering the streets. I am super friendly and someone was nice enough to get me fixed but they put me back outside! Luckily someone else saw how nice and sweet and I am brought me to this rescue! They brought me up to date with my vaccines, dewormed me and tested me. I love to be pet and spend the day on your lap or cuddling. I am between 2-4 years old, up to date, spayed and ready for my new forever home!
Logan and Luna have come such a long way in the rescue! They were found on the streets of Freeport by a volunteer. We knew we had to help because they are just the cutest duo! They have partial vision loss but that has not stopped them from being the most adorable, playful, brother and sister ever. They are about 4-5 months and soon to be fixed. *Must be adopted together
Eva and Trevor are not brother and sister but the most adorable best friends! They can almost always be found snuggling together. After Eva’s brother was adopted and Trevor’s brother crossed the rainbow bridge, they became the most bonded friends. They will require a family with patience who will allow them time to come out of their shells. Once they do they are the biggest love bugs! Eva and Trevor are both about 1 year old, fixed, and up to date. *Must be adopted together
Rafi is such an innocent soul. He is only about 1 year old & is super mellow and calm. He is very shy at first but once he acclimates to his environment, he loves to play with his other friends and toys !! He is great with kids and other cats as well.
I'm Tyler! Remember me? I was having some tummy problems until Lend-a-Paw Inc. made me all better! I just have to take my probiotics every day, otherwise I am a healthy boy who is ready for his forever home. I love to snuggle and play. I love other kitties as well as humans. I am 1 year old, neutered, and up to date.
Meet LJ and Midnight! These senior bonded brothers were surrendered to us when their owner passed away. They both love people and snuggles! LJ and Midnight are 17 years old, neutered, and up to date. They must be adopted together.
Meet Timmy Turner! This little boy was brought to the rescue by a kind stranger who found him on the streets all alone. Timmy Turner is great with other cats and loves to play! He is about 6 months old neutered, microchipped, and up to date.
Meet Sprout! We received a call from a volunteer who was concerned about a family of kittens near her house. We knew we had to step in! He is about 6 months old neutered, microchipped, and up to date.
Meet Shadow! We received a call from a volunteer who was concerned about a family of kittens near her house. We knew we had to step in! He is about 6 months old neutered, microchipped, and up to date.
Meet Salem! We received a call from a volunteer who was concerned about a family of kittens near her house. We knew we had to step in! He is about 6 months old neutered, microchipped, and up to date.
Meet Mittens! Mittens was found in Bellerose with his mommy and 4 brothers and sisters last year. He was adopted with his brother meep as kittens, but they were returned because the owner had allergies. Mittens is also polydactyl which means extra toe beans!
Meet Meep! Meep was found as a kitten wandering the streets alone last year. When we found momma cat and her four kittens, one of which was current resident Mittens, she took in meep as her own. He was adopted and returned because the owner had allergies. Now he is jut waiting for his forever family to come for him! Meep is just over 1 year old. He is neutered, microchiped, and up to date.
Meet Halo! We knew we had to help him after a kind stranger who found him wandering the streets alone brought him to the vet office where a volunteer was working. Halo is about 5 years old. He is neutered and up to date.
Meet Lady! Lady was a rescue cat from the Brooklyn ACC. She has such a sweet and calm demeanor! Lady had glaucoma in her left eye which had to be enucleated, She hasnt let that slow her down!! She is such an amazing girl and deserves all the loves and cuddles she can get! She is about 8 years young, spayed, up to date and microchipped !
FOSTER NEEDED! Cassidy has been with us for some time now and she is almost ready for adoption! We are looking for a foster who can work with Cassidy on trusting humans. She requires more one-on-one time. Our goal is for Cassidy to allow petting without hesitation or hissing! She is 1-2 years old, up to date, spayed and microchipped! To apply to foster Cassidy, go to lendapawinc.com/take-action
FOSTER NEEDED! Helios is one of our longest residents at the rescue! One of our fellow rescuers saved Helios after something attacked helios, causing him to require his leg to be amputated. He doesn't let that slow him down! He is still hesitant on trusting humans and can usually be found lying in his favorite spot. Helios needs a foster to work with him on trusting humans. Our goal for Helios to eventually be pet without hesitation! To apply to foster Helios, go to lendapawin.com/take-action
Scar is the father to Nala's last litter!! Scar and Nala were rescued in the bronx after Nala had her kittens! Scar is super affectionate and loves attention! He is shy at first but once he is familiarly with his surroundings, he will walk right up to you and demand to be pet! He can also be found lying in his favorite bed living the best life! He is about 1-2 years old, neutered and up to date!
Our poor beth just wants a warm bed to sleep on. Beth was bred and dumped in Louisiana. She gave birth to 11 puppies, 8 of which survived. All of Beth's puppies are adopted EXCEPT HER! This poor momma just wants love and attention! If you can foster or adopt, please message ASAP
Hermoine is a sweet and gorgeous girl. She is very slow to new people and can hissy if she is nervous and scared. She is not aggressive but needs an adopter or foster home that is willing to let her adjust as long as she needs. She is about 1-2 years old, up to date and spayed.
Colby was rescued from Louisiana and he loves living the free life! Colby is about 3 years old, up to date and neutered. Colby would be best in an adult only/pet only home as he loves to play like a puppy. If he is adopted to a family with another pet, the dog would need to be submissive. To apply or ask questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Twinkles and her sister Sprinkles were part of a TNR project in Elmont. Twinkle spends her days lounging and playing with her kitty friends. She has trust issues and takes awhile to warm up but once she does, she loves to be shown affection and loves to be pet! She is about 9-11 months old, up to date and spayed. She will require someone who will let her decompress and hide for awhile until she is comfortable in her environment. Can you help her find her perfect family?
Scooby has come such a long way in this rescue! He was surrendered to us back in January of 2021 and has been in and out of foster homes. He was lucky enough to have found an amazing, patient and understanding foster in Syracuse who has worked and trained with Scooby over the past few months. Scooby is a big cuddle bug and loves to be right by your side. He is about 2 years old now, neutered and up to date. He is good with dogs his size and would do best in a home with older children.
Our big boy Titan is ready to find his forever home! In November, we were asked to pull Titan who was surrendered to the Animal Care Centers of NYC. He wasn't doing well and was refusing to eat. They were going to put a feeding tube in but we intervened. Titan has been doing amazing in his new foster home and now loves to eat! He is great with other cats and dogs and such a great personality! Titan is about 4 years old, neutered and up to date.
Stefania is a HUGE fan favorite! This baby girl is the mother of Zeus, Eros & Achilles. She is the biggest mush ball and just wants to be loved! She is good with other cats in a sense that she keeps to herself. She is up to date, spayed and microchipped
Lexy is one of 4 other siblings that were rescued in queens a few months back. They've grown up with kids and other cats. Lexy is super loving and affectionate but shy at first. Lexy and her siblings are about 4-5 months old and up to date.