Tag Archives: Islip Animal Shelter

Long-Timers Waiting To Be Adopted

  All of these animals have been waiting for over 6 months for their forever homes. Their adoption fees are paid for by Live.Love.Bark Dog Rescue. Any animal who has waited over a year also goes home with a free … Continue reading

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Dog and Cat Friendly Adoptable Dogs

Bessie Bessie is a pretty Pit mix who is between two and three years old. She recently had puppies but is done with that now and is spayed and ready for the good life! She is super sweet and submissive. … Continue reading

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Hazel’s 1000th Day in the Shelter

On June 14, 2013, the shelter took in a stray dog. She was a scrawny, young,  petite American Staffordshire Terrier mix with gorgeous hazel colored eyes. We named her Hazel for that reason. Hazel was roughly six months old when she came … Continue reading

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All About Sandy! – UPDATE SANDY WAS ADOPTED!

Sandy is an adoptable dog waiting at Islip Animal Shelter and Adopt-a-Pet Center, located at 210 South Denver Avenue in Bay Shore, New York. Sandy is a female Yellow Lab / Pit Bull mix. She’s roughly three years old. She … Continue reading

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UPDATE: IVY GOT ADOPTED!

I went to the shelter today on my lunch break. I had a few things to get done, like hang up the cage signs I made for all the new dogs, and to hang up photos on the adoption board … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Buttercup GOT ADOPTED

One of the most amazing things about so many dogs that have suffered from abuse and neglect is the way they bounce back and the way they still trust. Though this dog has every reason to hate humans, and every reason to show aggression to the breed of animal that treated her worse than garbage, she continually wags that tail and greets everyone see meets with love and affection. No matter her past, she is truly a happy girl. Continue reading

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Islip Animal Shelter “Long-timers” – Adopt one today!

These animals have been waiting at our shelter for over 6 months for their forever home! That’s 6 months too long! Come down and meet these loves. Please consider adopting one of these dogs over the others, as the need … Continue reading

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