Category Archives: Pets

The Gateway dog sewer has been gentrified

2October 23, 2016- The three-decades-old problem of the Gateway Plaza dog sewer might have been solved by gentrification.

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This is why “service dogs” in NYC are out of control

September 23, 2016- BP.TV has extensively reported on the “service dog” scam, whereby selfish,

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Letter: Bad dog owners vandalize newly planted flowers, remove “no dog” signs

May 12, 2016- Letter to the Editor Dear Editor,

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Easter basket full of dogs

March 26, 2016

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This city has gone to the dogs

March 16, 2016- The NYT reports, “The city’s Health Department issued an advisory on Tuesday

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Convicted felon Jeff Galloway stages a comeback

December 17, 2015- by Steven E. Greer If the mayor of Bridgeport, Connecticut can be re-elected after serving seven years in prison

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Little Lions, a cat cafe, lets you rent-a-pet for an hour

February 19, 2016- This seems like a great idea. Little Lions Cat Cafe has opened on 40 Grand Street.

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BPC has a second dog sewer slash sidewalk for humans

February 10, 2016- I have noticed that many dog owners in the Milstein building that holds

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This is just wrong: “Therapy dog” in Le District

November 8, 2015- by Steven E. Greer I was in Le District trying to enjoy a gourmet coffee when a woman walked in with her 100-pound

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Dog owners want to be free-range in The Battery

October 23, 2015- Downtown Express reports, “That’s why, earlier this month, Zaccaria appeared before Community Board 1’s Financial District Committee to make the case for a trial period of off-leash rules in the park. He was supported by over a … Continue reading

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Update: Our $5 Million dog run inflates the cost of other ones

Update October 7, 2015- A local dog run that cost $1 Million is making news because the residents in

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Another case of pit bulls used as deadly weapons

September 13, 2015- The Post reports, “A woman has been charged with felony assault with a weapon

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Broadsheet omits key fact from story on changes to park rules

June 23, 2015- By Steven E. Greer The local advertising flier called the Broadsheet (BS) misled the community, once again, with

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BPC dog portraits

May 30, 2015

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The police and courts need to do something about noisy problem dogs

May 17, 2015- We have previously reported on the lone problematic dog in the neighborhood

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Man sues the City Parks and gets only $25,000 after four years in court

May 8, 2015- By Steven E. Greer In January of 2011, BatteryPark.TV exclusively reported on the assault of a local BPC man,

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Inconsiderate dog owner creates public nuisance in West Thames dog run

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Duck pond 10-17-2014

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Ducklings now mature and flying

August 17, 2014- This year’s batch of ducklings survived, thanks to community feedings. Their wings are now mature and they are flying.

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Ducklings soon will fly

Update July 24, 2014- The three are now close to flying.

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