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2 PSPCA Shelters Offer Free Pet Adoptions This Weekend

A special adoption event is being held at the Pennsylvania SPCA this weekend.


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Delaware County Towns Developing Plans To Handle Stray Animals Without SPCA

Most localities in Delaware County have one month to find someone to handle stray animals, because the SPCA is getting out of that business.


(Chase Utley and Jack at Monday's PETA ad unveiling.  Photo by Ian Bush)

Phillies’ Chase Utley Is Star Of New Pet Adoption Ad Campaign

The animal rights goup “PETA” (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) is departing from some controversial tactics of its past — such as having women disrobe in public — to unveil a decidedly more conventional form of advertising.


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Love A Homeless Pet For Valentines

The Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) is hoping Cupid will help find homes for its longest-term resident dogs and cats.


Make 2011 A Better Year For Your Pet

When making New Year’s resolutions, don’t forget your pets!


Pet Adoption As A Gift

Adopting a dog or cat is always a wonderfully enriching experience but it’s not a decision to ever be taken lightly or given as a surprise gift.


Operation Baghdad Pups

Operation Baghdad Pups is a special program that coordinates the reuniting of dogs ‘adopted’ by servicemen and women overseas, with those same owners once they have returned to the US.


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After Quite A Journey, A Local Cat Needs A Home

A young cat named JoJo — whose time was running out at a North Carolina animal shelter — is reunited with his original Delaware County foster care volunteer thanks to a microchip and a Good Samaritan.


PSPCA’S October Howl-O-Ween Adoptions

The Pennsylvania SPCA celebrates the month of October with Homecoming celebrations, Halloween festivities and special adoption promotions throughout the month.


Discount Spay or Neuter for Pit Bulls or Pit Bull Mixes

by KYW’s Nan Talleno If you share your heart and your home with a Pit Bull or a Pit Bull mix, PAWS can save you a lot of money. The Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) […]


PSPCA's Summer of Love Finale

by KYW’s Nan Talleno The Pennsylvania SPCA’s Summer of Love August celebration includes exclusive special adoption promotions throughout the month starting this Sunday, August 1st.