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UPDATE: Woman Confesses To Cutting Off 8-Week-Old Puppy’s Ears

Thanks to the hard work of Delaware County SPCA Humane Investigators Bill Vernon and Ron Riggle, the person responsible for cutting the ears of Pit Bull puppy dubbed as “Van Gogh” has confessed to the horrible act of animal cruelty.

10/18/2013

Stigall Show Log 7.1.13

Chris talks to Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel about their series in Los Angeles against the Dodgers, Matt Brouillette from the Commonwealth Foundation about the Pennsylvania legislature’s failure to pass alcohol privatization, and Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup about the immigration bill currently being debated in Washington. He also discusses the NFL’s decision not to promote the Affordable Care Act and the raise in SEPTA fares.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–07/01/2013

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SPCA Rescues At Least 5 Dogs From Suspected Dog Fighting Ring In Philadelphia

The Pennsylvania SPCA says they busted a dog fighting ring Saturday in the Lawndale neighborhood of Philadelphia.

05/11/2013

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One Arrested After Several Dogs, Drugs And Stolen Goods Found Inside Germantown Home

Police in Philadelphia are investigating an apparent dogfighting ring in the Germantown neighborhood of the city.

03/20/2013

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New Jersey Dog Fighting Bill Moves To State Assembly

Efforts to combat dog fighting got a big boost in a New Jersey assembly committee, which has cleared a bill that tightens animal cruelty laws in the state.

03/14/2013

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12 Dogs Rescued From Alleged Dog Fighting Ring In Kensington

On Sunday, Police in Philadelphia executed a search warrant and broke up an alleged dog fighting ring.

02/27/2012

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Dog Found Brutally Beaten In Chester County Ravine

A brutally abused and emaciated pit bull was found in a Chester County ravine on Monday and the CCSPCA is seeking the public’s help in locating the people responsible.

02/09/2012

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Michael Vick’s Pit Bull Leading Happy Life In New York

The dog, now named Jhumpa Jones, lives in Bethlehem, near Albany.

05/07/2011

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14 Suspects Identified In Philadelphia Dog Fighting Raid

George Bengal with the PSPCA says this is the largest dog fighting operation he’s ever seen in Philadelphia.

04/11/2011

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Dog Rescue Group Wants To Spread ‘The Good Newz’

A Pennsylvania dog rescue group has their sights set on a different kind of second chance. They are trying to buy Eagles Quarterback Michael Vick’s “Bad Newz Kennels,” and turn it into a dog sanctuary.

03/28/2011

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Number Of PSPCA Animal Fighting Cases On The Rise

The PSPCA investigated 1,177 animal fighting cases last year almost five times more than the amount in 2008 where there were 237 investigations.

01/20/2011