Councilman Kenyatta Johnson: Bring Your Dog Inside

Philly Councilman Kenyatta Johnson needs your support – Bill No. 140080 is a great step towards ensuring the safety of Philly pets by prohibiting owners from keeping them tied up outside in harsh weather.

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Pet Sitter Jobs in Philadelphia – Queenie’s Pets

Queenie’s Pets is hiring for Full Time and Part Time (nights & weekends) pet sitters in the Philadelphia area.

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Dogswell Treat Recall

Dogswell Happy Hips Chicken Breast and Duck Breast Jerky treats have been recalled due to containing trace amounts of an antibiotic residue that has not been approved for use in the United States.

The Pennsylvania SPCA

Canine Good Citizen Prep Class to Begin July 18th

Think your dog has what it takes to earn the coveted title of Canine Good Citizen? Put him to the test at the end of this month, when the Pennsylvania SPCA will kick off a CGC prep class for promising pups. Led by certified pet trainer and PSPCA volunteer Beth Strecker, the class will give … Continue Reading

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ACCT Takes in 900 Animals in One Week


900 animals were surrendered to Philly ACCT this week and with only 12 cages free for new intakes, the situation is dire.
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PSPCA Humane Law Enforcement

Cruelty Case Underscores Need for New Legislation


On Saturday, June 22, Pennsylvania SPCA Humane Law Enforcement officers responded to complaints about strong animal odors emanating from a house on the 2800 Block of Walnut Hill Street and found 17 terrified animals – 14 small dogs and three cats – living in deplorable conditions. SPCA officials report that the dogs and cats were … Continue Reading
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Pet360 Challenges Pet Food Execs to Eat Their Products!


Recently, members of the Pet360 merchandising team had their pet food companies put their money where their mouths are. Literally and figuratively!
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Sergeant's EmBARK Pet Kit

Last Chance to Take the Pledge!


It’s your last chance – have you taken the pledge to protect your pet’s health yet?  Today is the final day of Sergeant’s EmBARK on Pet Health campaign where they are donating a pet health kit (pictured above) for every pledge received (up to 5,000 kits worth $50 each) to participating shelters nationwide  Taking the … Continue Reading
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Pet Food Recall Alert!


In the month of March there have been a ton of pet food and pet treat recalls – is yours on the list?
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Vick Trains New Dog at PetSmart


Yesterday, the internet was on fire with reports that Michael Vick was seen taking his new dog to PetSmart for training classes. People are now calling for a boycott of PetSmart. Here’s why I think that’s just ridiculous.
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