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PSPCA Rescues Abandoned Dog From Choking In North Philadelphia

The brown and white pit bull type dog was tied to a chain link fence with a cable and electrical tape at Awbury Park in the northwest section of the city.

07/22/2014

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Dog Found Tied Up With Multiple Stab Wounds At Chester Water Treatment Facility

The Delaware County SPCA is searching for the suspect who repeatedly stabbed a dog in Chester.

07/18/2014

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Man Charged After Tied Dog Found In Pennsylvania Creek

Police searching for owner of a pit bull that was rescued from a Pennsylvania creek after a construction worker saw the animal struggling in the water with its two front legs tied together.

11/25/2013

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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

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Mother, Son Attacked By Pit Bull In Kensington

A mother and son were bitten by a pit bull in the city’s Kensington neighborhood Thursday afternoon.

07/12/2012

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Seizing Teen Attacked By Pit Bull In Philadelphia

A Philadelphia teen was attacked by a pit bull while having a seizure in her home Wednesday.

10/26/2011

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North Philadelphia Woman Allegedly Mauled To Death By Family Dogs

Police are investigating an incident in which a woman was allegedly mauled to death by her own dog in North Philadelphia.

08/30/2011

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Dog Beaten With Chain In Upper Darby, Owner Facing Animal Cruelty Charges

A man is in prison after admitting to beat a pit-bull with a heavy chain in Delaware County.

06/27/2011

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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

Pit Bull Baby is safe and healthy after being abused by his owner.

Philadelphia Man Gets Jail Time For Setting His Puppy On Fire

A 33-year-old Philadelphia man pleads no contest and is sentenced to two to seven years in prison for burning his Pit Bull puppy to punish it. The defendant admitted in court he took out his troubles including a custody battle on the dog.

03/12/2011

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Philadelphia Detective Bitten By Dog During Investigation

A Philadelphia police officer investigating a fatal shooting was bitten by a pit bull owned by the slain victim.

03/04/2011

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Pit Bull Fatally Shot By Officers After Attack

Philadelphia police were forced to shoot and kill a Pit bull after it apparently attacked a woman Wednesday afternoon.

11/03/2010

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