Assemblyman Durso Announces Annual Pet Food Drive

***Media & Public Advisory***For March 4, 2024 through April 5, 2024

New York State Assemblyman Michael Durso (Massapequa Park), in coordination with Long Island Cares, is inviting the community to participate in his annual Pet Food Drive to help families keep their pets out of shelters and remain at home where they belong.

Assemblyman Durso is asking residents, community organizations and pet lovers to kindly donate unopened bags of dog and cat food, canned pet food and pet supplies. All items collected will be donated to Baxter’s Pet Pantry, operated by Long Island Cares, which provides free pet food and pet supplies to pet-owning families in need throughout Long Island. 

Donations can be dropped off at Assemblyman Durso’s district office located at 512 Park Boulevard in Massapequa Park or at various other locations throughout Nassau and Suffolk Counties. For more information, call Durso’s office at 516-541-4598.

WHO: NYS Assemblyman Michael Durso
Baxter’s Pet Food Pantry
Long Island Cares
WHEN: March 4, 2024 through April 5, 2024
WHERE: Donations are being accepted at the following locations:
  • Assemblyman Durso’s Office: 512 Park Boulevard, Massapequa Park, NY
  • Petco 5500 Sunrise Hwy, Massapequa, NY
  • Babylon Library 24 S Carll Ave, Babylon, NY
  • North Babylon Library 815 Deer Park Ave, North Babylon, NY
  • West Babylon Library 211 NY-109, West Babylon, NY
  • West Islip Library 3 Higbie Lane, West Islip, NY