New York is home to world-class institutions like the Bronx Zoo, where you can see more than 5,000 creatures in different habitats. But cute animals also live in the city's bars, shops, and other cultural institutions—the Brooklyn Brewery has its own mouse-catcher, as does the New York Transit Museum. Meet these furry critters in our photo tour of some of the city's cutest animals.
Cute animal alert! Meet NYC's cutest furry friends (SLIDE SHOW)
Cute animals abound in this city, not just at the zoo or local dog parks. Check out our pictures of the cute cats, dogs and other creatures that call the city's shops, bars and other institutions home.