animals

Dog grooming
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John McDevitt
May 14, 2020 - 6:03 pm
You can’t get a haircut right now, but can your dog? Only a few grooming services are still open in the Philadelphia region. Read more here.
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Emu
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John McDevitt
May 13, 2020 - 7:48 pm
There were a lot of double takes along Route 422 near the Royersford exit around 2 p.m. Wednesday afternoon when a n escaped emu was seen running around on the median, causing backups in both directions. 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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Woman on computer with kitten
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John McDevitt
May 09, 2020 - 4:36 pm
Telemedicine for pets? Timing is everything for the winner of a recent startup competition. 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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Jessica and Marvin Graaf of Philly Bully Team reunited 15-year-old Gucci with the Chamlee family from Tennessee.
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Charlotte Reese
May 03, 2020 - 5:30 pm
A dog was reunited with her owners, who drove from Tennessee to Philadelphia to get her, after she went missing four years ago. Read more here.
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A fox
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Kim Glovas
April 24, 2020 - 4:00 am
A global wildlife count has been curtailed by the pandemic, but it's still challenging people to see nature, wherever they are. 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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Dog food
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John McDevitt
April 08, 2020 - 1:45 pm
As the coronavirus crisis rages on, the Humane Society of the United States has stepped up to continue to provide free pet services for North Philadelphia residents in need. Read more here.
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A dog and a cat
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John McDevitt
April 07, 2020 - 7:33 pm
Pet boarding and day care centers are deemed essential businesses in Pennsylvania and able to stay open during the coronavirus crisis, and operational procedures have been modified to accommodate customers and their best friends. Read more here.
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