Animal Care and Control Team Philadelphia (ACCT Philly)
Support Homeless Pets
ACCT Philly is the region’s largest animal care and control service provider, serving the City of Philadelphia by contract. ACCT Philly manages the city’s animal shelter facility in North Philadelphia handling nearly 28,000 animals, from dogs and cats, to small animals, reptiles, birds and wildlife, annually. ACCT Philly is open seven days a week – except for major holidays – for pet adoptions.
ACCT Philly’s mission is to provide shelter, care and life saving efforts for homeless, abandoned, and abused animals and protect the health, safety and welfare of the citizens of Philadelphia, providing a benefit to all of the citizens of the City regardless of race or economic status.
Note: The above descriptive information came from the organization's About Us page.
In The News
- Jumper, Widget, and Wally are house hunting, Northeast Times, May 23, 2020.
- Fishtown dance party proceeds help ACCT Philly, Star News Philly, July 24, 2019.
- Shelter Me: ACCT Philly, ABC-6, November 24, 2018.
- What do I do with this animal I found?, West Philly Local, February 20, 2018.