animal shelter

ACCT Philly renovation
ACCT Philly
John McDevitt
May 29, 2020 - 1:56 pm
Major renovations to ACCT Philly’s facility were postponed in March due to the outbreak of the coronavirus, but improvements are now back on track. Read more here.
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dog
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John McDevitt
May 13, 2020 - 4:45 am
If you really want to stand out during your next Zoom conference call, the Brandywine Valley SPCA can help you out with a “puppy pop-in.” Read more here.
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Vacant kennels
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John McDevitt
May 08, 2020 - 4:01 pm
Since the stay-at-home orders first went into effect a couple months ago, shelters are seeing a shortage of animals nationwide. On one hand, more dogs and cats are finding comfort in forever homes. On the other, the pandemic has hindered most intake efforts, creating the shortage. Read more here.
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A dog looks on as people collect PPE at drive-thru
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John McDevitt
April 17, 2020 - 12:38 pm
The Brandywine Valley SPCA is hosting two drive-thru pet food pantries next week in Chester and Delaware counties for those in need of cat or dog food during the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Foster dog
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John McDevitt
March 25, 2020 - 3:38 pm
The PSPCA is ramping up its foster care efforts while area residents are stuck at home during the coronavirus stay-at-home order. Read more here.
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Dog licks Christmas ornament
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John McDevitt
December 19, 2019 - 4:00 am
A program where you can open your home and heart to shelter dogs or cats for the holidays makes a return. Read more here.
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Shiba inu puppy
PSPCA
KYW Staff
November 07, 2019 - 11:22 am
Pennsylvania SPCA officials say they have found the shiba inu puppy that was stolen from the shelter about two weeks ago. Read more here.
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Stolen shiba inu puppy
Pennsylvania SPCA
Rachel Kurland
November 01, 2019 - 12:08 pm
Philadelphia police have made an arrest in connection to the theft of a shiba inu puppy from a PSPCA shelter. Read more here.
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ACCT Philly
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John McDevitt
October 02, 2019 - 4:20 pm
ACCT Philly, has new operational protocols in place thanks to several national shelter medicine experts, who are training staff how to improve the care of their animals. Read more here.
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Displaced dog flees Hurricane Dorian-affected areas
Courtesy of Brandywine Valley SPCA
Molly Daly
September 03, 2019 - 5:16 pm
The Brandywine Valley SPCA is taking in roughly 350 homeless dogs and cats from the Carolinas ahead of Hurricane Dorian. The first wave of pets arrived Tuesday at the New Castle Airport via a Wings of Rescue plane.
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