Animal Cruelty

Protests

Here's 10 photos of people gawking at nearly nude PETA protesters

PETA Observers

Animal Rights

PHOTOS: Wearing no wool (and little else), activists protest at City Hall

Carroll - PETA Wool Protest

Protests

Protesters in body paint to visit Philadelphia City Hall today

Carroll - PETA Green Beauties in Center City

Animal Cruelty

Woman accused of throwing dog to death from Camden high-rise

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Odd News

Woman accused of animal hoarding had 81 cats (and a bird) in her house

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Courts

Philly firefighter to pay fine in Sea Isle City seagull slaying

Investigation

Pa. college student under investigation for apparent abuse of opossum

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Crime

Dog left for dead in trash pile improves, but faces long recovery

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Crime

Community rallies behind dog left for dead in trash outside Philly rec center

Animal abuse

Courts

Philly man opts for trial in Sea Isle City seagull slaying

Investigation

Answers sought in suspicious wildlife killings on Penn State campus

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Investigation

Reward offered after dogs left scarred, emaciated at Upper Darby park

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Police

Conflicting stories in Ocean City police probe of man's fatal attack on seagull

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Animal Cruelty

Angry witnesses say man 'speared' seagull at Jersey Shore

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Investigation

Smoking, drinking alligators on Snapchat prompt PSPCA investigation

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Crime

Golden Retriever violently dragged out of car, abandoned along busy road near Fairmount Park

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Legislation

Governor Wolf — and dog Libre — sign Pa. bill strengthening animal abuse penalties

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Investigation

PSPCA: Baby raccoons stuffed in trash bag in South Philly

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Politics

Pennsylvania clings to pigeon shoots that have nearly vanished nationwide

Animal Cruelty

Undercover video at Pennsylvania dairy farm leads to employee's firing

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Animal Abuse

As PSPCA turns 150, celebrating the legacy of its late 'voice of the voiceless'

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Arrests

Philly police officer arrested in case of dog crammed in trash bag

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Laws

Toomey: Make the cruel 'animal crush' fetish a federal crime

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PSPCA

PSPCA offers reward in death of dog found with mouth taped shut, stab wounds

Animal Cruelty

Surgery update on mutilated dog with missing snout

Thailand Stray Dog

Animal Rescue

PSPCA: Several dogs injured, one dead in alleged weekend dog fight

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Animal Cruelty

Second dog in two months found alive in trash bag in Philadelphia

Dumped Dachshund

Animal Welfare

PETA decries shocking video leaked from set of 'A Dog's Purpose'

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Animals

Dog destined for dinner plate in Thailand to get new start in N.J.

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Animals

PSPCA: Multiple dog breeds, several cats saved from alleged neglect and seeking new homes

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Courts

Pennsylvania couple face charges over alleged recordings of sex acts with family dog

Investigation

Dog found crammed in trash bag at Wissahickon Valley Park

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Animal Cruelty

Pennsylvania SPCA seeks info on dog found in trash bag at Wissahickon park

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Courts

PSPCA: Frankford man fined for not seeking treatment for dog’s broken leg

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Trials

N.J. couple accused of hoarding 276 dogs could face over 550 counts of animal cruelty

Crime

PSPCA: 44 cats, two dogs rescued from two houses in Northeast Philadelphia

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Animals

South Philly woman guilty of animal cruelty; cat makes 'miraculous recovery'

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Crime

Amish man charged with animal cruelty after beating horse on road

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Lawsuits

N.J. woman sues shelter, claims it euthanized missing microchipped cat within hours

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Animal Cruelty

Philadelphia woman pleads guilty to keeping dog in 'feces-filled' conditions

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Investigation

$1,000 reward offered after driver runs over geese at Popcorn Park Zoo

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Animal Abuse

Upper Darby trash man saves kitten in sealed garbage bag

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Animal Welfare

Animal shelters treating 276 dogs rescued from 'extreme' New Jersey hoarders

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Dogs

Three dogs rescued from Korean butcher available for adoption in N.J.

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Investigation

Reward raised to $3,000 for info on charred dogs remains found in Chester

Lifestyle

Animal attraction: A local guide to cruelty-free beauty products