Animals

Odd News

World's Ugliest Dog

World's Ugliest Dog Contest awards underdogs' inner beauty

Odd News

Snails

Philly border agents seize 7 pounds of live snails in package labeled 'shoes and honey'

Odd News

Skunk

Pennsylvania family rebuilding after skunk spray ruins home

Wildlife

Bear New Britain Trap

#BearWatch2017: Good thing the bears can't read

Odd News

Bobcat

Bobcat traps mom, children in New Jersey home

Animals

Shark

Mary Lee the shark has been hanging around the Jersey Shore all week

Animals

Suzanne Smith, Cat Lady

Meet the Philly woman who finds homes for hundreds of wayward cats

Legislation

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Delaware adopts 'breed bias' law to prevent dog discrimination

Animals

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#Bearwatch2017: Tranquilized black bear gets stuck in Bucks County tree

Animals

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#BearWatch2017: The bears are now playing instruments

Animals

Doylestown Bear

#BearWatch2017 officially begins after bear spotted in Bucks County

Odd News

Giraffe

Giraffe dies at N.J. zoo days after giraffe at Pa. zoo dies of neck injuries

Animals

Elmwood Park Zoo gray wolf dies

Elmwood Park Zoo's gray wolf dies at 16

Odd News

Giraffe

Young giraffe dies at Pennsylvania zoo after sustaining neck injury

Animals

Mary Lee, a great white shark

Is Mary Lee the shark headed back to the Jersey Shore?

Videos

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WATCH: Sea lion yanks little girl off pier in sneak attack

Family-Friendly

Polar Bear

Philadelphia Zoo to transform into winter wonderland in June

Animals

Mini-Donkey Baby

And Philly's new baby donkey will be named...

Fundraisers

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Pop-up dog park gives pets big space to play

Animals

April The Giraffe

Zoo home to April the giraffe and baby Tajiri opening Monday

Animals

Mini-Donkey Baby

Folks, Philadelphia can finally have a 'Li'l Sebastian' of its own

Animals

Florida Python Hunters

Snake-lover hunts Burmese pythons in Florida to save other native critters

Food & Drink

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Tria to host fundraiser for Pennsylvania SPCA

Fitness

Goat

Try yoga with farm animals in Philly suburb

Social Media

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Brave cat perches atop Philadelphia police K-9 vehicle

Uber

Uber Puppies: Draft Edition

Want adoptable puppies dressed in football jerseys delivered to your office?

Food & Drink

Bourbon/whiskey

Bourbon Battle ends with cocktails for attendees

Odd News

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Responders find alligator after fire in Northeast Philly

Animals

Monkey Dog

In New Jersey, homeless dogs facing death find a final home

Animals

Tri-State

Meet the newest breed of therapy dog

Animals

April giraffe

VIDEO: April the giraffe finally gives birth

Animals

Horse

VIDEO: Horse runs loose through Philly streets

Animals

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Elmwood Park Zoo announces jaguar cubs' names

Investigations

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Reward upped to $6K in Pa. case of cat doused with gas, tossed in trash truck

Rescues

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Stranded baby seal rescued along Jersey Shore beach

Animals

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ACCT Philly launches adoption effort for cats rescued from hoarding

Wildlife

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WATCH: 'Dolphin Whisperer' captures pod in full force at Jersey Shore

Business

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Petco acquires Philly digital startup PetCoach for virtual care

Animals

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Proposal would allow hedgehogs and sugar gliders to be pets in Pennsylvania

PSPCA

Stabbed Dog

PSPCA: Dog found with stab wounds, left to die in Southwest Philadelphia

Parks and Recreation

Feeding Birds

Park sign warns why you *really* shouldn't feed bread to birds in viral tweet

Wildlife

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'Coywolf' sightings are on the rise in Roxborough

Environment

Bears

Yes, more bears are moving into Southeastern Pennsylvania — but don't freak out

Pets

Rescue Me: Dobby

Rescue Me: Dobby

ACCT

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ACCT Philly in need of blankets, bedding donations for shelter animals

Laws

Pat Toomey

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

Hunting

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Pa. officials: Deer hunting season was state's largest in 15 years