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Dogs

Family-Friendly

The Bourse Food Hall hosts Howl-O-Ween Pet Costume Contest & Fall Fest

Howl-O-Ween

Pets

Philly-area rescue organization flies to Tennessee to save vision-impaired dog

Bosco pit bull Philly

Investigations

South Jersey woman allegedly abandoned five dogs in woods

South Jersey animal cruelty

Courts

'Comfort dogs' can accompany witnesses in Pennsylvania criminal trials, state Supreme Court rules

Comfort Dogs Pennsylvania

Travel

PHL brings therapy dogs to the airport to ease and entertain travelers

Wagging Tails Brigade

Fitness

Doggy Yoga to take place at the Bourse for National Yoga Month

Doggy Yoga at The Bourse

Pets

Philly animal shelters seeking 500 new foster homes to combat overcrowding

Philly animal shelters

Fitness

Doggie Dash and Splash to take place in Wildwood

Doggie Dash in Wildwood

Fitness

Pennsylvania SPCA to benefit from proceeds of boxing workout at Bok

Fightin' for the Pups Bok

Environment

Philadelphia Water Department looking for adoptable dog to help combat urban pollution

Philadelphia Water Department dogs

Pets

Philly dog owners can treat their pets to Franklin Fountain's new canine ice cream sandwiches

Dog Ice Cream Sandwiches

Pets

Elmwood Park Zoo becomes dog-friendly for Dog Days, Yappy Hours

dog-friendly Elmwood Park Zoo

TV

Meet the Philly-area rescue dogs competing in Puppy Bowl XVII

Puppy-Bowl

Fires

Pennsylvania firefighter rescues dog from burning barn making for heartwarming video

Dog rescue Barn Fire

Food & Drink

Budweiser could put a picture of your dog on its beer can

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Illness

Dogs might be able to smell COVID-19 and help limit its spread

Dogs Smell COVID-19

Investigations

PSPCA investigating after disfigured dog found in Pennypack Park

Lavender Dog Philly

Sponsored

Dog behavior: What do these 9 actions mean?

Dog lays on floor

Studies

Dogs could help destroy spotted lanternfly egg masses across Pennsylvania, study says

upenn spotted lanternflies study dogs

Children's Health

Labrador to help CHOP patients achieve therapy goals, reduce anxiety

CHOP welcomes first facility dog

Pets

Philadelphia Union fills empty seats with cardboard cutouts of adoptable dogs

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Fundraising

Wellness event with yoga, meditation supports Pennsylvania SPCA

Franklin & Whitman wellness event

Photography

Bring your dog to Bok Bar for a professional photo with the Philly skyline

Doggie photo booth at Bok Bar

Courts

Maple Shade man pleads guilty to shooting Vietnam vet's therapy dog

Veteran therapy dog shot

Illness

Penn Vet studying whether dogs can detect COVID-19 by scent

Penn Vet COVID-19

Pets

Putt Putt Pup will put a smile on your face

Putt Putt Pup

Nature

Take a stroll through these Philly-area parks while social distancing

Social distancing in parks

Pets

Pet of the Week: House

Pet of the Week: House

Pets

Pet of the Week: Bob Ross

Pet of the Week: Bob Ross

Odd News

Did a raptor kidnap a toy poodle? Hawk Mountain Sanctuary questions viral story

Hawk Mountain Sanctuary toy poodle

Pets

Pet of the Week: Pebbles

Pet of the Week: Pebbles

Dogs

Lehigh Valley poodle Siba wins best in show at Westminster dog show

Lehigh Valley poodle Best in Show

Crime

Former drug exec who killed wife in 2004 now in trouble for selling fake cancer cures for dogs

Pets

Pet of the Week: Oates

Pet of the Week: Oates

Valentine's Day

Give your valentine a unique gift – a painting of their pup in White Dog Cafe

White Dog Cafe pet portrait painting by Jay McClellan

Animals

Brandywine SPCA receives 30 dogs from earthquake-shaken Puerto Rico

Brandywine SPCA Puerto Rico rescue dogs

Pets

Pet of the Week: Bazooka

Pet of the Week: Bazooka

Animals

Dog missing from Philadelphia shelter found in New Jersey

ACCT Philly max dog

Mental Health

Growing up with dogs may lower the risk of schizophrenia as an adult, study finds

Link between having a pet dog in childhood and developing schizophrenia

Pets

Pet of the Week: Dreidel

Pet of the Week: Dreidel

Health News

Pet store puppies are linked to antibiotic resistant infection, CDC says

Pet store puppies outbreak infection

Pets

Pet of the Week: Tinsel

Pet of the Week: Tinsel

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