Animals

Wildlife

Rare 'blue button' jellyfish spotted at Jersey Shore in wake of Hurricane Florence

Blue Button Jellyfish

Animals

There’s an escaped kangaroo roaming around southern Pennsylvania

Kangaroo SIPA

Wildlife

Raccoon survives nine-story plunge from Ocean City boardwalk building

Raccoon ocean city

Festivals

Attend a group dog walk at the Navy Yard that ends with a pet-friendly festival

Man walking a dog

Wildlife

Game Commission investigating dozens of dead deer in southeastern Pennsylvania

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Fitness

Sign up for this Flywheel charity ride to support the Pennsylvania SPCA

Carroll - Fitness Classes Flywheel Sports

Animals

Alligator on the loose in South Jersey for the last 48 hours

Alligator with a grin

Family-Friendly

Pets can go trick-or-treating at Franklin Square during this new event

Dog in Halloween costume

Investigations

Nearly 50 dogs have died after being groomed at PetSmart stores across the country – report

justice for scruffles petsmart

Pets

Central Pa. pet sanctuary takes in pups, cats fleeing from Hurricane Florence

Animal in a cage

Recreation

Teen catches massive mahi-mahi at Jersey Shore tournament

mahi-mahi Ocean City

Parties

Phillies players will be celebrity bartenders at fundraiser for PSPCA

Rhys Hoskins

Wildlife

Jersey Shore fisherman gets rare sting from cownose ray

Cownose Ray

Odd News

Florida crocodile spotted relaxing on a pool noodle in Key Largo

Carroll - Crocs Exhibit Academy of Natural Sciences

Odd News

Steelton man accidentally starts false rumor about 12-foot python on the loose

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Business

Animal crackers uncaged on packaging after pressure from PETA

Animal crackers

Odd News

Central Pa. man fights, kills rabid beaver while kayaking with his daughter

beaver

Parties

Hotel Monaco's annual curbside dog wash is coming up

Dog Wash

Odd News

75 farm animals break loose from New Jersey livestock auction

Hackettstown

Food & Drink

Dining Out for the Dogs helps give trained service dogs to military veterans

Dining Out For The Dogs at White Dog Cafe

Festivals

Dog Day of Summer in Manayunk is a new pet-friendly event

Dog in Manayunk

Festivals

Kittydelphia is a two-day festival for cat-lovers

Odd News

The ongoing investigation into the bird snatchers at a Philly park

Carroll - Historic Washington Square

Animals

Pitbull found with large open wound, maggots in North Philly

Brownie Pitbull

Festivals

Bring your pet to the fifth annual Petapalooza in Chestnut Hill

Carroll - Dog near Rittenhouse Square

Family-Friendly

This year's Lucky's Last Chance Wiener Dog Race will be the largest yet

dachshund

Travel

Delta bans 'bull type' dogs from flights, tightens support animal guidelines

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Odd News

Traveling dog backs up Philly traffic on I-76

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Food & Drink

Wands & Whiskey at Eastern State Penitentiary to benefit PAWS

Carroll - Dog near Rittenhouse Square

Pets

This common veterinary procedure could soon land New Jersey cat owners in jail

Cat in a bookstore

Odd News

Escaped peacocks from Philadelphia Zoo head for the highway, fly from police

Carroll - The Philadelphia Zoo

Amusement Parks

Report: Dead deer found in Log Flume pool at Knoebels

Knoebels amusement park sign

Pets

Summer-born puppies are more prone to heart disease, Penn study finds

Puppy

Fitness

Philly-area farm offering both goat yoga and new, horse yoga

Horse & Goat Yoga

Odd News

American Airlines bans hedgehogs, goats and other comfort animals from flights

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Wildlife

Freakish sea creature washes up along Jersey Shore

Sturgeon

Ticks

Rare tick species persists in New Jersey as expert warns of East Coast 'explosion'

New Jersey Tick

Wildlife

Researchers studying skin disease 'epidemic' among Pennsylvania black bears

Bear with Mange

Odd News

Police capture coyote in Mayfair section of Northeast Philly

Coy wolf PPD

Wildlife

Gigantic black bear spotted on security camera in northeastern Pennsylvania

Black Bear

Photo gallery

PHOTOS: The 21st annual Fur Ball

Fur Ball 2018

Pets

Dog owners can bring pets to the Flower Show tonight

Fido Friday at Philadelphia Flower Show

Wildlife

Pa. wildlife officials rescue fighting bald eagles locked in death grip

Bald Eagles Pennsylvania

Animals

One Liberty Observation Deck to host first-ever adoption event

Carroll - Pug Dog at Navy Yard

Wildlife

What's the untreatable disease making Pennsylvania's deer sick?

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Fires

City weighs demolition of fire-damaged buildings in Old City

Carroll - Old City Fire