Adopt A Pet In New York City: Featured Animals For 12/8/2013, Courtesy Of NYC's Animal Care & Control (PHOTOS)

PHOTOS: Adopt These Adorable NYC Pets

Every week The Huffington Post New York features city animals up for adoption, in partnership with Animal Care & Control of New York City.

A nonprofit organization, AC&C gives shelter to more than 30,000 dogs, cats, rabbits and other animals each year.

Today, AC&C and many of its rescue partners will be at Whiskers in Wonderland, a special holiday adoption event, presented by the Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals, in partnership with the Petco Foundation. AC&C cats and kittens will be outside the Union Square Petco, in a mobile adoption vehicle borrowed from the North Shore Animal League.

Sunday, December 8, 12-5pm

Union Square Petco, 860 Broadway

Interested in a new pet? AC&C has adoption centers in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Staten Island, all open daily from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m.

All AC&C adoptions include vaccinations, a microchip, spay/neuter, one month of free pet health insurance and a free office visit at a participating veterinarian.

For more information on adopting, go here, or call (212) 788-4000.

Anyone interested in adopting a specific animal in the slideshow below can email, with the animal’s A# (in the parentheses next to the animals' names).

Below are just some of the cats available for adoption at the event: All photos and captions courtesy of AC&C.

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