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Cellphone photo of dog
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John McDevitt
July 22, 2020 - 2:55 pm
The Brandywine Valley SPCA is the first animal shelter in the Philadelphia region to use facial recognition technology to help reunite lost pets with their owners. Read more here.
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RADIO.COM Staff
July 07, 2020 - 7:41 am
New research shows dog years does not actually equal seven years. Researchers at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine found that dogs and humans do not age at similar rates.
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RADIO.COM Staff
July 06, 2020 - 2:18 pm
The Manhattan District Attorney’s Office has charged Amy Cooper, the white woman who called 911 on a Black bird watcher in Central Park in May, with falsely reporting an incident in the third degree.
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fireworks
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John McDevitt
June 26, 2020 - 1:27 pm
Neighborhoods across the country have been dealing with a frenzy of fireworks set off at all hours of the night. If your pet is easily spooked and tends to bolt, it’s important you get them microchipped as soon as possible. Read more here.
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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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Guide dog
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John McDevitt
May 28, 2020 - 1:48 pm
Guide dogs perform extraordinary tasks for their visually impaired owners every day. But one thing they can’t do: judge 6 feet between other humans. Read more here.
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RADIO.COM Staff
May 27, 2020 - 3:29 pm
An upstate New York dog has set a Guinness World Record by holding six tennis balls in his mouth. Finley Molloy, a 6-year-old Golden Retriever in Canandaigua, started cramming tennis balls in his mouth all on his own when he was 2.
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Dogs train to sniff out COVID-19
University of Pennsylvania’s School of Veterinary Medicine
John McDevitt
May 15, 2020 - 3:58 pm
The University of Pennsylvania launched a pilot study to see if dogs can sniff out COVID-19 in people, even if they’re asymptomatic. Read more here.
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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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Johnny Lopez
April 17, 2020 - 7:45 am
An adorable New Jersey dog is looking for a new family after his two owners passed away from coronavirus. The 9-pound pup arrived at a local shelter last week “scared and shaking.”
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