Help a rabbit this week



Shandy (D#86168), a medium-size, adult male rabbit, is currently available for adoption at the Bergen County Animal Shelter, 100 United Lane, Teterboro. Shandy is one of eight rabbits found abandoned in a box by the Palisades Interstate Park police.

The shelter encourages those interested in adopting the rabbits to stop in to meet them and they will notify you when the rabbits are altered. For more information about owning rabbits, the shelter recommends visiting

The Bergen County Animal Shelter is open for adoption every day except Monday, from 1 to 5 p.m., including weekends. The shelter is open on Thursdays from 1 to 7:30 p.m.  For more information, call 201-229-4600.

There are also many other adoptable animals that can be seen at the shelter’s website>. Many local towns have a Patch website where the shelter’s animals are featured.

The shelter also has a page on Facebook. Please visit and “like” the Bergen County Animal Shelter.

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