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Meet Buddy, a 1-year-old puppy who ACC found tied to the doors of our
Brooklyn Care Center before dawn one morning. Buddy had a wire wrapped tightly
around his hind leg just above his ankle. In great pain and distress, this
sweet puppy gnawed off the remaining part of his leg. Our animal care staff
acted immediately upon discovering Buddy out in the freezing cold and provided
him the compassionate care his delicate situation required. ACC’s dedicated
medical staff cleaned his partially amputated limb, stabilized his condition
and soothed his suffering. But Buddy’s injuries were so severe he needed
to be taken to an emergency facility with the resources and skill required for
such a serious injury.
Buddy received three weeks round-the-clock care through ACC's STAR (Special
Treatment and Recovery Fund) which supports the treatment of many injured,
ill or abused animals that ACC is unable to treat in-house. Like so many
homeless and abandoned animals, Buddy’s future care and recovery depend on the
Please contribute to ACC’s STAR Fund to help ACC ensure that
and thousands of animals like him have the resources they need on the
road to recovery.
To make a gift by mail, send your check made out to Animal Care Centers of NYC
to 11 Park Place, Suite 805, New York, NY 10007 (Attn: Development Department)