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Petco Pulls All Chinese-made Treats Amid Fears They Sickened Pets

Petco said Monday it has removed all remaining Chinese-made dog and cat treats from its website and stores nationwide because of concerns they have sickened thousands of pets and killed 1,000 dogs in the U.S. since 2007.

01/06/2015

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Top Spots For Ice Skating In Philadelphia

When you yearn to channel your inner Kristi Yamaguchi or Scott Hamilton, here are the top skating rinks in Philadelphia to practice your arabesque and axel.

12/26/2014

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Report: Kids In Philadelphia Are Some Of The Hardest Working When It Comes To Chores

ChoreMonster.com, an app that tries to make chores fun for families, says it analyzed over seven million completed jobs to figure out which U.S. cities have hard-working children.

12/11/2014

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Study: Stress Causes Aging — Even In Teens And Pre-teens

Researchers say they looked at 97 healthy 10- to 14-year-old girls with either a maternal history of depression or no history of the disorder.

12/09/2014

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Top Ways To Celebrate Hanukkah In Philadelphia

Round up the relatives and check out these Philly events that celebrate the Festival of Lights.

12/05/2014

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BabyCenter Releases List Of The Most Popular Names Of 2014

Parents-to-be will want to take a look at this list.

12/02/2014

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Study: Kids As Young As 2 Take Pleasure In The Misfortune Of Others

If you’ve ever found yourself smirking when your annoying co-worker gets yelled at by the boss or felt a pang of satisfaction when that high school bully suddenly gained 50 pounds, relax.

12/01/2014

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How To Host The Perfect Gingerbread House Competition

Add a sweet competitive element to your holiday gathering.

12/01/2014

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Study: Cookie Monster A Role Model For Kids Learning Self-control?

It might be difficult for Cookie Monster to resist gobbling down those cookies, but in doing so, he’s actually teaching young kids to follow his lead.

11/25/2014

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Non-profit Releases Annual List Of The 10 Most Dangerous Toys

Just in time for the holidays, a watchdog group has released its list of the 10 most dangerous toys.

11/20/2014

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Top Tree-lighting Ceremonies In The Philly Area

The holiday season just isn’t official until the trees have been lit downtown. Here are some of the area’s best tree lighting events and ceremonies.

11/19/2014

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CBS Holiday Programming

What better way to keep spirits high than to watch past and present holiday shows.

11/18/2014

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Delco SPCA: Previously Malnourished Dog Now Available For Adoption

The Delaware County SPCA says a dog who was found extremely malnourished in the backyard of a Chester home is now available for adoption.

11/17/2014

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App Allows Pet Parents To Video Chat With, Dispense Treats To Pet From Afar

Pet-owners anxious about leaving their dog or cat at home alone have a new app to fall back on.

11/17/2014

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Top Pet-Friendly Restaurants In The Philadelphia Area

Philadelphia has plenty of pet-friendly eateries where dogs are welcome to accompany owners. Order up your favorite meal while Rover slurps up a fresh bowl full of H2O.

11/14/2014