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Entertainment

See nearly 200 breeds at The National Dog Show, from Great Danes to beagles

National Dog Show Thanksgiving

Festivals

Enter your dog into a Halloween costume contest for charity during Northern Liberties' fall festival

Hound O Ween Northern Liberties

Investigations

Withers the dog, set to be adopted, stolen from animal shelter in North Philly

Dog Stolen Philly ACCT

Prevention

Service and therapy dogs can be helpful companions; here's how to know which is right for you

Service dogs

Halloween

Enter your dog into a costume contest at Good Dog Bar to celebrate Halloween

Howll-o-ween costume contest

Family-Friendly

Enter your dog into a fashion show during East Passyunk's pet-friendly festival

East Passyunk Dog Fashion

Festivals

Take your dog for a stroll to raise money for homeless pets during a festival at the Navy Yard

PAWS Mutt Strut Navy Yard October

Investigations

Police shoot dog that attacked its owners in Hunting Park

Police Dog Attack

Pets

Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society, Bean2Bean create new coffee roast to benefit homeless pets

Bean2Bean PAWS coffee roast

Pets

Brandywine SPCA to receive 20 beagles rescued from shuttered Virginia breeding facility

Pets

Pets can overheat in the summer heat; here's how to keep them safe

Summer Pet Safety

Pets

Keep your pets safe during Fourth of July fireworks with these six tips

Dog Firework Safety Tips

Pets

Pennsylvania SPCA rescues 100 animals from unsanitary Lancaster County property

PSPCA Lancaster County

Family-Friendly

Dog daycare in Northern Liberties to host grand opening with giveaways, free beer

Dog Daycare

Investigations

Bucks County man fatally shoots neighbor's dog after it attacked his own, police say

Bucks Dog Shooting

Family-Friendly

Petapalooza returns to Chestnut Hill with raffles, adoptable pets and 'yappy hour'

Petapalooza

Investigations

Former police officer pleads guilty to DUI and crashing into Northeast Philly home

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Pets

Salty Paws, an ice cream shop for dogs, opens in Rittenhouse Square

Salty Paws Philly Rittenhouse Square

Pets

Dogs evolved cute eyes and faster facial muscles so they could communicate with humans

Dog Facial Expressions

Investigations

Two juveniles arrested for alleged roles in dog attack of Buddy the cat in Frankford

PSPCA Buddy the cat

Courts

Bucks County man gets prison for killing, burning pet dog on charcoal grill

Bucks Dog Court

Investigations

Video shows two people encouraging dogs to attack cat sitting on porch of Frankford home

Cat Attacked Philadelphia

Odd News

Hazleton firefighters called to rescue dog from roof, but find he just likes hanging out there

Roof Dog Hazleton

Investigations

Woman with 160 dogs in her Burlington County home pleads guilty to animal cruelty

Shamong Animal Cruelty

Family-Friendly

Greater Philadelphia Pet Expo to feature trick dogs, slapstick comedy and adoptable animals

Philly Pet Expo

Eagles

The dogs of the 2022 NFL Combine

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Investigations

South Jersey animal shelter offers $1,000 reward for information about abandoned chihuahua

Abandoned dog Vineland

Wildlife

Pennsylvania wildlife rescue shelter reveals identity of mystery canine

Pennsylvania Mystery Canine Coyote

Philly's first-ever Bark Bowl at Craft Hall features puppies, themed cocktails, and friendly competition

Bark Bowl Craft Hall

Wildlife

Mystery Pennsylvania canine breaks free from cage, escapes from rescue shelter

Mystery Canine Pennsylvania Escape

Wildlife

Wildlife experts baffled by mystery canine rescued in Pennsylvania

Mystery Canine Pennsylvania

Obituaries

Last surviving dog rescued from Michael Vick's kennel eats steak dinner as final meal before dying surrounded by family

Michael Vick Dog Frodo

Pets

Brandywine Valley SPCA rescues 75 dogs, cats from Kentucky after deadly tornadoes

Brandywine Valley SPCA rescues

Holiday

Tinseltown Holiday Spectacular opens at the Philadelphia Fairgrounds this Black Friday

Tinseltown

Entertainment

National Dog Show celebrates its 20th anniversary at the Kennel Club of Philadelphia

National Dog Show

Social Media

Flyers' Ivan Provorov introduces frightened dog to Gritty

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

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

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