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(The lot in North Philadelphia where the animal remains were found. Credit: CBS3)

PSPCA Investigating Gruesome Discovery In North Philadelphia

The Pennsylvania SPCA is investigating a disturbing discovery made in North Philadelphia, where the mutilated remains of an animal were found.

03/09/2014

Kathy Giles (left), PSPCA annual fund manager and Susan Schilsman (right), owner of Smokin' Betty's, stand in front of a board at the venue promoting the Puppy Love Valentines Party. (credit: Andrew Kramer)

Hear Philly: Furry Friends In The Spotlight At Puppy Love Valentine’s Party

When buying gifts and planning fun activities for your loved one this Valentine’s Day, don’t forget about the other loved one in your life – your dog!

02/09/2014

One of the cats rescued Saturday night. (Credit: CBS3)

Philadelphia Cat Hoarder Charged With Animal Cruelty

Authorities charged a man with animal cruelty after over a dozen cats were found in his Southwest Philadelphia home in filthy conditions.

01/12/2014

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Student Film Links Homeless Teens And Abused Animals

Steve McWilliams, Villanova communications professor, says it all started with one woman’s idea.

12/13/2013

Two small breed pups that will go up for adoption on Black Friday. (credit: Delco SPCA)

Many Puppies Still Available To Adopt This Holiday Season

Looking for a puppy for the holidays? How about checking the shelters.

12/01/2013

Campbell and his new owner. (credit: Pennsylvania SPCA)

UPDATE: Cat Set On Fire In Olney Adopted By Philadelphia Firefighter

They say cats have nine lives, and this one will surely be heading to a better one than his last.

11/27/2013

These Boxer mix puppies will be up for adoption at the SPCA on Black Friday. (credit: Delco SPCA)

Delaware County SPCA Offering Reduced Adoption Rates On Black Friday

Beginning at 10 a.m. on Black Friday, the animal rescue organization will be offering most of its dogs and cats for just $20.13.

11/15/2013

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SPCA: 5 Dead Dogs Found; 2 Emaciated Pit Bulls Rescued In Kensington

The Pennsylvania SPCA are investigating two unrelated cases of animal abuse in Philadelphia’s Kensington section Thursday night.

10/18/2013

Three of the adoptable dogs. (credit: Delaware County SPCA)

Delaware County SPCA In Need Of Donations, Adoptive Families After Rescuing Dogs From ‘Desperate’ Situation

The SPCA says the dogs were taken from a private shelter in Georgetown, Del. that was facing bankruptcy.

10/03/2013

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Pa. SPCA Waiving Adoption Fees Through This Weekend

This weekend, the Pennsylvania SPCA is holding a “Fee-Waived Heat Wave Weekend” adoption promotion.

07/12/2013

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Dead Cats And Waste Found In Hoarder’s Northeast Philadelphia Home

Relatives notified police after finding the victim, and the home in complete disrepair, full of animal waste, and over a dozen pet cats not cared for.

07/08/2013

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Water Department Workers Save Kitten In West Philadelphia

Officials say a kitten was rescued by water department workers Tuesday afternoon.

06/25/2013

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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

(Credit: Delaware County SPCA)

Reporting Animal Cruelty

According to the Humane Society of the United States, animal abuse and cruelty can either be deliberate – by perpetrating the action – or by neglect. Either way it should be reported.

06/11/2013

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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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