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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Zukes Z-Bones – Natural Dog Dental Chews

Does your dog have bad breath? Looking for a natural dog dental chew? Zuke’s Z-Bones are all natural, made in the USA, and full of healthy ingredients.


How to Raise a Happy, Healthy and Safe Dog

Dr. Jason Nicholas, aka “The Preventive Vet,” condenses a plethora of tips and recommendations in his recent book release, “101 Essential Tips You Need to Raise a Happy, Healthy, Safe Dog.”

All Paws on Deck Mega Adoption Event

Region’s Largest Adoption Event Planned for June 15-16

Be a lifesaver to an animal in need this summer! Springtime is a busy season for area shelters, who must manage the annual influx of new litters of puppies and kittens in addition to all of the adult animals they serve. This makes summer the perfect time to support those shelters – and save lives … Continue Reading


Interactive Feeders by Aikiou


If your pet gulps down or inhales his food, then you need to try out Aikiou interactive feeder – it encourages your pet to think and play during mealtime!
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ACCT Alum Inspires New Book “Chance and Chip”


The adoption staff at ACCT Philly often gets photos and updates from shelter alumni, but last month, they received a great surprise when they learned one of their own is now starring in his very own book! Chance and Chip…A Match made in Heaven tells the amazing story of two plucky mutts who braved the … Continue Reading
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Temporary Foster Homes Needed at Philly ACCT


Right now, Philadelphia Animal Care and Control (ACCT) is BURSTING at the seams. Temporary fosters (until June 15th/16th) are DESPERATELY needed.
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Adopt-a-Pet Shares Philadelphia Dog Rescue & Shelter Map


Adopt-a-Pet is a non-profit website that works on behalf of animal shelters and rescues promoting homeless pets and they . I’m excited to announce that they recently released a map of Philadelphia area dog rescues & shelters (there is even a corresponding kitty one!). You can find the map on the Adopt-a-Pet Philadelphia blog.
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The Top 5 Signs You and Your Dog Should Take an Obedience Class!


Have a dog who could use a little more training?  Who doesn’t?  I tell my clients all of the time that training is more than just a 6-week course, it’s for the life of your dog.  So if it’s been a while since you’ve done any training with your pup, these are the signs that maybe it’s time … Continue Reading
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Philly Dog Walker Struck in Center City – How You Can Help


Philadelphia dog walker Tom McMillian was recently in a near-fatal accident while riding his bike in center city. The Monster Minders are gathering “get-well” photos to help him on his long road to recovery.
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