‘Adoptapalooza’ in Union Square

‘Adoptapalooza’ in Union Square

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

Hundreds of dogs, cats and bunnies in Union Square found new homes at ‘Adoptapalooza’ Sunday afternoon.

The annual event also provided pet food giveaways and Petco training sessions for dogs. Adoptapalooza offered a free Kids Korner with activities such as face and tattoo painting, balloon sculptures and caricature portraits.

A special emergency preparedness clinic offered low-cost microchipping for cats and dogs; dog licensing; free pet ID tags; and information about how pet owners can prepare for the unexpected.

Adoptapalooza is presented by the Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals, in partnership with the Petco Foundation.

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