The PSPCA also says some of the dogs were living with untreated medical conditions.
Firefighters rescued six people from a Germantown home after flames broke out overnight.
Forty-eight hours after he was trapped inside his burning patrol car following an accident on a South Philadelphia street, Officer Mark Kimsey, walking on crutches, his girlfriend at his side, returned to the 17th Police District to tell his remarkable story of survival — and the two Good Samaritans who saved his life.
Members of the Cape May Fire Department, beach patrol and Coast Guard Training Center’s fire department were leaving the ceremony Thursday night when they were alerted that someone was in distress offshore.
The Pennsylvania SPCA says officers rescued three emaciated dogs from a home in Philadelphia’s West Oak Lane neighborhood Wednesday afternoon.
It happened around 3:15 p.m. Tuesday near Cobbs Creek Parkway and Greenway Aevnue.
Someone aboard a recreational fishing boat spotted the 800-pound turtle Saturday, notified the Coast Guard and provided it with GPS coordinates for the turtle’s location.
Philadelphia Police say a man is dead after crashing his car into the Delaware River at Penn’s Landing Monday night.
The dramatic scene played out Thursday morning near Kelly Drive and West Hunting Park Avenue.
It happened at 6:13 p.m. Tuesday at the 6400 block of New State Road under the Tacony-Palmyra Bridge.
The incident was reported shortly before 5:30 p.m. on the 3400 block of Saint Peters Road in Warwick Township.
Richard Perrotti was reportedly fishing near the jetty in his 21-foot boat when a wake caused by a passing boat caused Perrotti’s vessel to tilt so heavily that he jumped into the water.
The Delco SPCA says they are caring for a cat that was beaten against the guard rail of the Pine Street Bridge in Darby Borough on Sunday.
A New Jersey based animal rescue has set up funding several websites in hopes of boosting their resources to help treat sick dogs.
The Coast Guard rescued five adults and one child on Thursday from a 68-foot sailboat 25 miles off shore from Cape May, New Jersey.