Delaware County SPCA

(credit: Delaware County SPCA)

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

Lovey is now recovering from her wounds. (credit: Delco SPCA)

Reward Offered In Delaware County Dog Stabbing

The Delaware County SPCA is offering a reward for information on the suspect or suspects wanted for stabbing a dog then abandoning it at a Chester water treatment facility earlier this month.

07/31/2014

(credit: Steve Beck)

Expert Shares Tips On Finding Lost Dogs Or Cats

Animal shelters in the area continue to work on reuniting pets with their owners after many got lost when running off during summer storms or fireworks displays.

07/27/2014

(A frame from an Upper Darby Summer Stage video of their production of "Dr. Dolittle Jr.")

Delco SPCA Partners With Local Stage Company To Pitch Pet Adoptions

Animal advocates are getting creative, taking to the stage as they spread the message to adopt rather than shop for a family pet.

07/22/2014

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Delaware County SPCA Looking For Kids To Read To Shelter Cats

It’s a symbiotic relationship between homeless animals and young children.

07/08/2014

(credit: Syma Chowdhry)

People Line Up Outside Shelter To Adopt A Pet In Time For Christmas

Many people lined up outside of Delaware County SPCA in Media to adopt a pet in time for Christmas.

12/24/2013

Two small breed pups that will go up for adoption on Black Friday. (credit: Delco SPCA)

Many Puppies Still Available To Adopt This Holiday Season

Looking for a puppy for the holidays? How about checking the shelters.

12/01/2013

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Delco SPCA Seeks Foster Families For Puppies Rescued From High Kill Shelters

“Halfway Home For The Holidays” that’s the name of a puppy foster program being run by The Delaware County SPCA. Volunteers are needed to care for a newborn animal for a week or two this holiday season.

11/21/2013

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UPDATE: Puppy Adopted After Havertown Woman Admits To Cutting Its Ears Off

There’s good news for a pit bull puppy who had his ears cut off by an abusive owner.

11/18/2013

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

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No More Catching Strays For Delaware County SPCA

The Delaware County SPCA officially gets out of the business of retrieving stray animals at midnight tonight. Most of the 49 municipalities in the county are on board with a new plan for animal control going forward.

12/31/2011

Pictured here are 5 of the 7 puppies and as well as Delco SPCA staff members (credit: Delaware Co. SPCA).

7 Puppies Found Abandoned On Side Of Chester Road

The Delaware County SPCA is looking for homes for seven puppies found abandoned on the side of the road in Chester.

12/13/2011

Hoarding

Alligator, Iguanas And Turtles Discovered In ‘Strange’ S. Philadelphia Hoarding Case

No one on the 900 block of Shunk Street could have imagined the strange case of animal hoarding that was uncovered Tuesday evening in South Philadelphia.

07/26/2011

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Delaware County SPCA Is Urging Dog Owners To Register Their Pets

It’s the season for summer storms and for many families with pets, this means your dog could run away in fear of the noise. Now Delaware County is pushing to make sure that man’s best friend can find his way home.

06/26/2011

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