News and Press Releases

Runner Spotlight: Jacob

September 21, 2022

After completing the 2015 TCS NYC Marathon, Jacob fell in love with running and is excited to run the NYC Marathon again this year, in support of PAWS NY. He understands the importance of being able to help an organization by doing something he loves and in 2015, Jacob raised…

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Runner Spotlight: Gia

September 12, 2022

As a veterinary student, Gia knows the importance of the human-animal bond and wanted to support PAWS NY by running the 2022 TCS New York City Marathon on November 6! Although Gia is a new runner, she’s found a true connection with running and wants to be a part of…

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Nicole standing behind the street.

Runner Spotlight: Nicole

September 2, 2022

Introducing Nicole, another one of the amazing individuals running the 2022 TCS New York City Marathon on our behalf on November 6! After supporting PAWS NY as a volunteer and realizing the impact it has on the NYC community, Nicole wanted to expand her support a bit more, so she…

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A woman in a bright pink PAWS NY t-shirt wears a black hat and face mask and stands behind a table with a PAWS NY tablecloth and other giveaways on it. She's outdoors, at a street fair.

September Pet-Friendly Events in NYC

August 29, 2022

We can’t believe September is almost here! If you’re looking for fun pet-friendly events to attend this fall, check out some of the NYC-based events and activities below. Plus, you can always sign up for an upcoming Virtual Volunteer Orientation to get involved with PAWS NY this year too! Must…

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Runner Spotlight: Bri

August 16, 2022

Running the NYC Marathon is a true feat, so we’re excited to give a shoutout to Bri, who is running this year’s TCS New York City Marathon with her husband Peter! From Fillmore, California, Bri ran her first half marathon in 2007 and she has been hooked on running ever…

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Runner Spotlight: Devery

August 11, 2022

Devery will be traveling from Denver, Colorado, to run the 2022 TCS New York City Marathon on behalf of PAWS NY. She wanted to challenge herself with a full marathon, and NYC will be the perfect time & place for her to do so! Working in the pet industry, Devery…

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A woman with dark hair and sunglasses stands in front of a balloon archway with her dog, a black lab mix. She is wearing a white tank top and black shorts, while the dog has a yellow harness.

Runner Spotlight: Shay

August 2, 2022

PAWS NY is excited to once again have a team running in the TCS New York City Marathon this year—and we want to introduce you to our fabulous runners. First up is Shay from Brooklyn, who is excited to fundraise and run on behalf of PAWS NY in the 2022…

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Looking for Pet-Friendly Events in NYC?

August 1, 2022

Whether you want to laugh with your dog, buy some pet products, or help animals in need, we have several pet-friendly events to share with you all today!  Learn more about these events below! Must Love Dogs & ComedyBoris & Horton in ManhattanFriday, August 5, 7-9pm Suggested Donation: $20 Would…

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Staff Shoutout: Dalilah Gonzalez

July 18, 2022

PAWS NY is excited to welcome Dalilah as our Community Outreach Intern for the summer! Originally from Upper Manhattan, Dalilah is a college student studying psychology and she will be helping with all areas of communication and community outreach this summer, including social media, partner events, and more! Learn more…

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The PAWS NY 2022 Annual Spring Benefit Raises $60,500 with Support from Community and Dedicated Volunteers

May 25, 2022

130 People Came Together at the Monarch Rooftop to Raise Funds and Awareness for People and Pets in Need NEW YORK, NY, May 25, 2022 – Pets Are Wonderful Support (PAWS) NY was thrilled to host the organization’s first in-person event since 2019, with its Spring Benefit fundraiser on Monday, May 23.…

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