Pets

Pets

National Cat Day is here: Here's how to spoil and help your local felines

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PSPCA

PHOTOS: At SPCA, a Halloween costume parade for dogs in North Philly

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New Laws

Now police in Pennsylvania can break into hot cars to rescue pets

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Pets

Philly-area high schooler helps tell heartwarming rescue dog stories

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Festivals

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

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Animals

There’s an escaped kangaroo roaming around southern Pennsylvania

Kangaroo SIPA

Mental Health

Why losing a dog can be harder than losing a relative or friend

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Family-Friendly

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

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Animals

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

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Pets

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

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Odd News

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

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Odd News

Philadelphia's runaway-turtle epidemic continues in Mount Airy

Missing Turtle

Parties

Hotel Monaco's annual curbside dog wash is coming up

Dog Wash

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

Odd News

Suzy Greenberg wasn't the only pet turtle to go missing in Philadelphia this week

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Lifestyle

Luxury pet sofas are now available, starting at $1,000

Philly designer Jimmy DeLaurentis with Teresa Giudice and Dolores Catania

Odd News

The ballad of Suzy Greenberg, the 'sly turtle' who 'ran' away from her Philly home

Missing Turtle

Science

Lending a helping paw: Will dogs aid a person in need?

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Pets

Report gives PA poor score in 'Most Pet-Friendly States in America' ranking

Man walking a dog

Festivals

Kittydelphia is a two-day festival for cat-lovers

Sponsored

Philly’s premier pet grooming company is hiring for multiple positions

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Events

Need weekend plans? Here are five outdoor events you won't want to miss

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Festivals

Bring your pet to the fifth annual Petapalooza in Chestnut Hill

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Travel

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

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Dating

Introducing Dig, a new dog-friendly dating app

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Food & Drink

Wands & Whiskey at Eastern State Penitentiary to benefit PAWS

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Crimes

MSU health physicist Joseph Hattey charged with bestiality

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Pets

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

Cat in a bookstore

Animal Cruelty

SPCA rescues 15 dogs from Pennsylvania breeder after three found to be 'debarked'

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Animal Welfare

In Camden County, Rent-A-Dog program is a real walk in the park

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Pets

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

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Business

Penn website helps veterinarians, owners get Rover out of the doghouse

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Fundraisers

Shop, dine and save animals' lives during Philly Loves PAWS

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Wildlife

She warned of hawks attacking pets in her New Jersey town — and sparked a viral debate

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Courts

Police arrest Montgomery County woman after dog left out in cold

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Odd News

Philly man goes cliff diving with his rescue dog

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Photo gallery

PHOTOS: The 21st annual Fur Ball

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Pets

Dog owners can bring pets to the Flower Show tonight

Fido Friday at Philadelphia Flower Show

Fires

City weighs demolition of fire-damaged buildings in Old City

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Pets

Found! The loving golden retriever wearing an Eagles handkerchief

Missing Dog

Pets

Heads up, pet owners: dog flu is spreading

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Odd News

Live cat found in checked bag at Pennsylvania airport

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Inventions

How a hands-free dog-walking device could save a family from losing their home

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Animals

Multiple pet owners report deaths of animals, injuries following visit to N.J. PetSmart

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Animal Welfare

Animal welfare groups to transform Philly into 'no-kill' city

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