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Thursday, October 15, 2009

Roosevelt Island Cat Adoption Day Saturday October 17 At The Motorgate Garage From 11 AM - 2 PM

I saw this notice up on the Starbucks bulletin board regarding Roosevelt Island Cat Adoption Day being sponsored by Island Cats. If you want to adopt a cat, head on over to the Motorgate Plaza next to Gristedes on Saturday October 17 between 11 AM and 2 PM.

More information on Island Cats is available on their web site including:

The Roosevelt Island Princess YinYang Project (RIPYY) was formed in 2005 to help cats abandoned on Roosevelt Island find homes or live in managed Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) colonies on the Island. Ann Hallowell and Rossana Ceruzzi have agreed to act as consultants.

RIPYY was formed after the death of the small black-and-white cat – to some “Princess” and to others “Yin Yang” – who lived for years in bushes near the subway and enchanted passersby with her curiosity and delight in everything from her own bowl of Costco dry food to tumbling in high snowdrifts. She died in September 2004 when a marauding stray finally drove her into the path of a truck...

You Tube Video of Animal Haven Cat Adoption

UPDATE - 10/17- Event was postponed. No further details.