Police executed a warrant late Thursday at the home on the 4800 block of N. 8th Street in the Olney section of the city, where they discovered eighteen adult dogs and eight puppies.
Officials are trying to determine what caused a fire at the Cumberland County SPCA & Animal Shelter.
Pennsylvania SPCA officers are investigating the dumping of animal carcasses in Northeast Philadelphia Thursday afternoon.
The Delaware County SPCA is looking for homes for seven puppies found abandoned on the side of the road in Chester.
Authorities are trying to find the person who abandoned a horse in a trash-filled lot in the Hunting Park section of Philadelphia.
Later this week, animal lovers are invited to a restaurant on the Main Line for an event to benefit shelter dogs.
Animal welfare officials in Chester County are urging cat owners to keep their pets inside after several incidents of feline abuse.
At least 32 dogs have been rescued from two adjoining properties in North Philadelphia Thursday afternoon.
Delaware County is building a new million dollar animal shelter across from its Emergency Services Training Center in Darby Township. It’s meant to replace the county SPCA which, after December 31st, will no longer pick up stray dogs and cats in 49 municipalities.
SPCA officials in Chester County are asking cat owners to keep their animals indoors as officials investigate three separate incidents of animal cruelty.
Delaware County SPCA officials took custody of several cats and dogs they say were neglected in a Brookhaven home.
The SPCA extended its deadline for helping communities with strays until year’s end when it was thought a new shelter and operator would be in place in Darby. But that is not going to happen, according to Tom Judge, Junior
The bill grants greater leeway for shelters in deciding whether and when to put an animal down. An SPCA spokesman says any early call on that front should be made by a veterinarian, not a shelter staffer.
The two story home on Granite Street smelled so bad, neighbors complained constantly.
The PSPCA is investigating yet another case of animal hoarding in Southwest Philadelphia.