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A dog is taken care by an oil rig crew after being rescued in the Gulf of Thailand.
Vitisak Payalaw via AP
April 16, 2019 - 9:35 am
BANGKOK (AP) — A dog found swimming more than 220 kilometers (135 miles) from shore by workers on an oil rig crew in the Gulf of Thailand has been returned safely to land. A worker on the rig belonging to Chevron Thailand Exploration and Production, Vitisak Payalaw, said on his Facebook page that...
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This photo released Saturday, March 2, 2019, by the Deschutes County Sheriff's Office, shows the scene where a man whose car was stranded in central Oregon snow for 5 days survived by eating taco sauce packets and starting the engine periodically to warm
Deschutes County Sheriff's Office via AP
March 04, 2019 - 5:45 pm
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon man who was rescued after five days stuck in deep snow with his dog is deeply grateful to his rescuers and embarrassed to have caused so much trouble, his aunt told The Associated Press on Monday. Jeremy Taylor's 4-wheel-drive vehicle got stuck Feb. 24 in snow on a U...
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Dreamstime
February 21, 2019 - 3:15 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Valentine's Day is over — and so is your marriage. In that scenario, who gets Fido? Maybe both of you. When a man in Istanbul brought home a dog, his wife gave him an ultimatum: It's me or the dog. Bad move. Many people...
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President Donald Trump
Susan Walsh/AP
February 12, 2019 - 3:00 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump isn't hiding the fact that he isn't a dog person. He appeared impressed Monday night while describing the drug-detecting abilities of German shepherds that work for the U.S. Secret Service, but also made it abundantly clear that he can get by in his daily...
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Dreamstime
February 11, 2019 - 3:15 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Are you legally obligated to get a license for your dog? Authorities in Bakersfield, California, are going door-to-door looking for the worst kind of criminal: people who have not registered for licenses for their dogs. If...
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The PSPCA rescued 17 cats and six dogs from a home in Harrowgate, adjacent to Kensington.
PSPCA
Justin Udo
February 07, 2019 - 2:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Nearly two dozen cats and dogs are free from what officials are calling unsanitary conditions in Kensington. Earlier this week, the Pennsylvania Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (PSPCA) rescued 17 cats and six dogs from a home in Harrowgate, adjacent...
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Donated food has been available for TSA workers during the government shutdown.  But a Chester Springs nonprofit was at the airport Tuesday, delivering donated food for the workers' pets.
Mike DeNardo/KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
January 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Donated food has been available for TSA workers during the government shutdown, but a Chester Springs nonprofit was at the airport Tuesday, delivering donated food for the workers' pets. Most people unload luggage at the airport departures lane, but Bill Smith and a...
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Firefighters pulled off a daring rescue Monday afternoon in the frigid Cooper River in Camden County. The victim is lucky to be back on her feet, or should we say, paws.
Dreamstime
Ian Bush
January 21, 2019 - 8:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Firefighters pulled off a daring rescue Monday afternoon in the frigid Cooper River in Camden County. The victim is lucky to be back on her feet, or should we say, paws. "He was sitting out here on the ledge," said Alicia Jonocha, who was at the river with Dan Wager...
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The Red Paw Emergency Relief Team is grieving for a Philadelphia family whose beloved dog was lost when a fire broke out in their rowhome overnight.
Dreamstime
Pat Toddy
December 30, 2018 - 2:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Red Paw Emergency Relief Team is grieving for a Philadelphia family whose beloved dog was lost when a fire broke out in their rowhome overnight. "To be able to come out and say believe it or not, your pet's alive, that's our goal," said Red Paw Emergency Relief...
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Cecelia Johnson, 64, was convicted of aggravated cruelty to animals, a felony under a state law that is just over a year old.
Montgomery County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
December 12, 2018 - 2:01 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A judge has ruled that a Norristown woman — the first person in Pennsylvania to be convicted under a new state law that increases penalties for cruelty to animals — will face no jail time. Montgomery County Judge Risa Ferman found 64-year-old Cecelia Johnson guilty...
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