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Tank, a pitbull mix, is up for adoption. (credit: FURever Friends)

South Jersey Winery Hosts Benefit For Local Animal Rescue

Adorable adoptable animals and wine are combining in New Jersey to raise funds for a nearby animal rescue organization.

07/31/2014

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Delco SPCA To Celebrate National Adopt-a-Shelter-Pet Day With Ceremony, Name Your Own Price Adoption Fees

National Adopt-a-Shelter-Pet Day is Wednesday, Apr. 30th, and the organizations says heart-shaped brass tags will be hung on a special “Remembrance Tree” planted on the shelter grounds on Earth Day.

04/25/2014

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Philadelphia’s Largest No-kill Shelter Urgently Needs Fosters, Adopters

“Our most urgent need is for fosters and adopters for medium-to-large dogs who can benefit from basic obedience and manners training,” PAWS wrote on its Facebook page on Wednesday.

01/29/2014

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Dogs Found Dead In Trash Bags Along Roads In The Poconos

An animal shelter is offering a $500 reward and police are investigating after several dogs—most of them dead—were found in black trash bags left along roads in the Poconos.

12/06/2013

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Delaware County SPCA Offering Reduced Adoption Rates On Black Friday

Beginning at 10 a.m. on Black Friday, the animal rescue organization will be offering most of its dogs and cats for just $20.13.

11/15/2013

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Adopting A Shelter Dog

When you’re ready to add another canine member to your family, first think about stopping by your local animal shelter for a visit.

09/24/2013

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Animal Care And Control In Need Of Donations For New Dog Runs

A local nonprofit for shelter animals is reaching out to the public for help.

08/05/2013

Lavender, a Cattle Dog blend, is one of the pets available for adoption. (credit: Delaware County SPCA)

Delaware County SPCA Offering Free Pet Adoptions For Vets And Military Families

Veterans and active military family members can adopt an adult pet for free from the Delaware County SPCA throughout the holiday weekend.

05/23/2013

Fire At Cumberland County SPCA & Animal Shelter

Officials are trying to determine what caused a fire at the Cumberland County SPCA & Animal Shelter.

12/23/2011

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2 Philadelphia PSPCA Shelters Offering Free Adoptions This Weekend

The Pennsylvania SPCA is maxed out, so if you’re looking for a pet, you can get one for free this weekend at two Philadelphia locations.

07/17/2011

Animal Shelters Expect A Hop In Rabbit Donations After Easter

If you plan on giving a rabbit as an Easter gift, be ready to make a committment. Rabbits can live 6-12 years.

04/22/2011

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PAWS Struggles With Funding For Free Vet Care Program

A free veterinary care program in Philadelphia could soon come to an end if help doesn’t arrive soon.

02/09/2011

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New Rules For Pa. Dog Kennels Take Effect This Summer

The regulations, which take effect July 1st, improve standards for ventilation, humidity, lighting and flooring in commercial kennels.

12/02/2010

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