Get Your Strut On: Strut Your Mutt NYC 2017

This year’s Strut Your Mutt event in NYC takes on a new level of importance with a special adoption event for pets left homeless after the devastating hurricanes in Texas and Florida. Homeless pets already in shelters that were affected by the hurricanes were evacuated to New York City for their safety….Read More

These Four Pet-Friendly Hotels in Nyc take V.I.P or “very important Pet” to a Whole New Level

When Visiting New York City with Your Furry Best Friend, Stay at One of These Hotels Where Your Dog Will be Treated Like Canine Royalty As traveling with your pet becomes de rigueur, boutique hotels in New York City are responding by offering fabulous pet amenities to “pet-setters” (or those willing to…Read More

Visiting Canine Rehab of New York: Changing the Way We Treat Injured Dogs

On September 7th, 2017 PetYen was invited to visit Canine Rehab of New York to check out their fantastic facility and get an inside peek into the rapidly evolving field of canine rehabilitation. Canine Rehab of New York is one of the premier specialists in New York City using physical therapy and…Read More

Freddy’s Doggy Fashion Show: It’s Time to Sashay Down the Runway

When a local Brooklyn watering hole in Park Slope closes the street and sets up a red carpet runway, you know it’s time for Freddy’s Annual 5th Ave Doggy Fashion Show! Picture This Scene:    You’re walking down 6th Ave. on what you think is just a normal day, when you turn…Read More

What Makes New York City’s BadAss Brooklyn Animal Rescue so “Badass”?

New Yorkers love their dogs. In fact, if you think about how many successful rescue agencies and animal shelters operate around New York City you might even say that New Yorkers love dogs so much that they love to adopt other people’s dogs. Hell, we even have organizations like BadAss Brooklyn Animal…Read More

4 Reasons Why We Think The Tompkins Square Dog Run is One of Best Dog Parks in NYC

Seeing as New York City has no shortage of dog lovers, it should come as no surprise that the dog park scene is equally on-point. And luckily for us, we have plenty of pawesome options to choose from! To make your life easier, we’ve walked and played around all the dog parks…Read More

Why Every Pet Lover Needs To Attend Adoptapalooza 2017 (NYC’s Most MEGA Pet Adoption Event)

At PetYen we love to report on local pet adoption events in New York City. That’s why we joined the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals for Adoptapalooza at Union Square this past Sunday, May 21, 2017. We are always reading the heartbreaking stories of animals being dumped in the streets when we…Read More

Dog Adoptions and More at Dog Day on Hester Street: A PetYen Event Spotlight

The Hester Street Fair, a local indie market on the Lower East Side, known for hosting some awesome New York City-centric events like Girl Power with LES Girls Club, Jamaican Independence Day Fair, and New York Magazine’s Grub Street Food Fest, went to the city’s dogs on May 6th 207 for its…Read More

Bark Avenue’s Bark Airways: Brooklyn’s Premier “Airline” for Adoptable Dogs

The second annual Bark Ave Adopt-a-Thon at Carroll Park this past Sunday, April 30th had a very timely (and cheeky!) theme for its second annual event; “Bark Airways”. As it seems that 2017 is gunning for the demise of the commercial airline (ahem, we’re looking at you United) we were comforted to…Read More

A Pet Adoption Event on the Lower East Side that is Anything but Ordinary

Before the advent of Whole Foods and Urban Outfitters, New York City’s Lower East Side was once the beating, bloody heart of punk rock, transgressive art and experimentation. It was gritty, shameless and unexpected. As the story goes, gentrification has changed the face of the neighborhood today, but that doesn’t mean it…Read More


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