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Red Paw Emergency Relief Team

(Credit:  Jen Leary)

Service Dog Saves The Day And Her Owner

Thursday, the 5-year-old service dog, a yellow Lab, called the fire department by pushing a button on the phone then pulled her owner from the burning home.


(credit: Justin Udo/KYW)

2nd Annual ‘Furs Friday’ Gallery Exhibit Held In Old City

An art gallery gala Friday night has gone to the dogs, and the cats and the birds.


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Council Committee OK’s Fines For Leaving Pets Outside During Extreme Cold, Heat

Man’s best friend is getting some new protection in Philadelphia.


Red Paw founder Jennifer Leary with her rescue dog. (Credit: Jennifer Leary)

For Families Made Homeless By Fire, Non-Profit Cares For Pets

A Philadelphia firefighter sympathetic to the plight of animal owners standing in the street, clutching their beloved pets as they watch their home burn, is doing all she can to find temporary shelter for these creatures.