By John McDevitt
DREXEL HILL, Pa. (CBS) — “If I could walk with the animals, talk with the animals, grunt and squeak with the animals….”READ MORE: Family Member Identifies 21-Year-Old Woman Killed After Disgruntled Patron Opened Fire In Northeast Philadelphia Bar As Jailene Holton
Animal advocates are getting creative, taking to the stage as they spread the message to adopt rather than shop for a family pet.
Representatives of the Delaware County SPCA will be making their own brief presentation to the audience before the Wednesday morning performance of “Doctor Dolittle Jr.,” produced by the Upper Darby Summer Stage., in Drexel Hill, Pa.READ MORE: Police Hope Surveillance Video Will Help Solve Deadly Shooting In Philadelphia's Oak Lane Section
Animals from the Delco SPCA will be there, too: dogs, puppies, cats, and kitties looking for a home.
” We want to just spread the awareness of treating animals with kindness about adoption and animal welfare, and we really are delighted that Upper Darby Summer Stage has invited us to do that,” says Justina Calgiano, director of community relations at the Delaware County SPCA.Arson Suspect Arrested In Connection To Fire, Building Collapse That Killed Philadelphia Fire Lt. Sean Williamson