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Cat Videos Go Interactive With PSPCA’s New Online Tool

The Pennsylvania SPCA has unveiled a new interactive tool that allows feline fanciers to play with shelter cats from any computer.

04/29/2014

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Elderly East Falls Woman Sentenced In Cat Hoarding Case

Marjorie Bamont, 82, was charged on October 31st of this year with animal cruelty, after the PSPCA found 14 live cats, one dead cat, and one dog in the home.

12/19/2013

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Proposed Pa. Law Would Outlaw Eating Housepets For Food

Much of the world views dogs as trusted companions, but in some parts of Asia they are on the menu and considered a common dish or even a delicacy.

12/02/2013

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PSPCA Officers Rescue Several Malnourished Dogs From South Philadelphia Home

Law Enforcement officers with the Pennsylvania SPCA rescued several emaciated dogs from a South Philadelphia home Friday night.

10/25/2013

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Philly Pet Adoption ‘Mega Match-a-Thon’ Is This Weekend

Two Philadelphia animal shelters are joining forces for a three-day pet adoption event. The goal is to match 250 dogs and cats with new families.

10/15/2013

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Health: ‘Pet A Pooch’ Program Helps Local Health Care Workers & Pets

The front lines of medicine are filled with stress. Now pets are helping the medical staff at one Philadelphia hospital relax a little. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl shows you.

07/30/2013

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Over 2 Dozen Dogs, Cats Rescued In Northeast Philadelphia

Pennsylvania SPCA officials say they have rescued over a dozen small dogs from a hoarder in Philadelphia.

06/22/2013

(A dog up for adoption from the Pennsylvania SPCA gives health care workers at HUP a way to reduce stress, for a few moments at least.  Credit: John McDevitt)

SPCA Dogs Bring Welcome Stress-Free Moments To Local Hospital Workers

These are therapy dogs of sorts for the caregivers who deal with high-stress situations every day and even experience the trauma of losing a patient from time to time.

06/18/2013

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PSPCA: 15 Cats Rescued From Squalid Conditions Inside Philadelphia Home

Officers with the Pennsylvania SPCA rescued over a dozen cats Wednesday afternoon that were reportedly living in filthy conditions.

06/12/2013

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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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PSPCA: Kitten Set On Fire Found In Kensington

The Pennsylvania SPCA is asking for the public’s help regarding a kitten found Thursday that appears to have been intentionally set on fire.

04/25/2013

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Pa. SPCA: Disheartening Week For Animal Lovers

Cases of animal cruelty in the Delaware Valley have been in the headlines over the past week and are a big concern for the Pennsylvania SPCA.

02/24/2013

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Dog Found Frozen To Death In North Philly

Philadelphia Humane Society Law Enforcement officers are searching a property where a dog was left outside overnight and froze to death.

01/27/2013

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Cat Rescued In Dramatic Fashion By PECO Worker

After a dramatic rescue, a cat that was stuck high on a telephone pole for four days is headed to a better life.

09/12/2012

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Five Starving Dogs Rescued From Southwest Philadelphia Home

On Wednesday, the SPCA searched a home on the 1900 block of South Redfield Street, where they found five emaciated dogs.

08/30/2012

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