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Riverside County Animal Control
April 23, 2019 - 3:04 pm
By Madeline Holcombe (CNN) — The woman who authorities say was caught on video tossing a bag of newborn puppies near a dumpster in Coachella, California, last week was arrested on Monday. Authorities have also now discovered dozens of dogs living in her home. Police arrested Deborah Sue Culwell, 54...
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In this March 15, 2019, photo Dr. Lindsey Bullen pets Benko, a golden retriever with weight issues, during a visit at the Veterinary Specialty Hospital in Cary, N.C.
Allen G. Breed/AP Photo
April 03, 2019 - 10:25 am
DETROIT (AP) — Kibbles for Fido? Nope. These days he's getting diced chicken with sweet potatoes and spinach. U.S. pet owners are increasingly feeding fresh food to their dogs and cats. Some order pre-proportioned meals of meat and vegetables or frozen raw meat online. Others find them in...
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Antionette Lee
March 31, 2019 - 7:32 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Morris Animal Refuge hosted its 22nd annual Fur Ball this weekend. The organization's biggest fundraiser promises entertainment, food and celebration, every year in support of homeless animals. Antionette Lee/KYW Newsradio This year's theme was "A night at the...
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Piggyback Treats
Courtesy of Piggyback Treats Company
March 12, 2019 - 2:10 pm
By Rasa Kaye PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In her former career as a pastry chef, Jennifer Kirby was troubled by the food she saw wasted in the food industry. She was also increasingly troubled by how much time her dog was spending alone while she was out cooking for others. It was time to find...
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Researchers warn in a new study that many of the raw meat products for dogs they looked at contained high levels of bacteria that could put both people and animals at risk of infection.
Monika Skolimowska/Picture Alliance/Getty Images via CNN
March 04, 2019 - 9:13 pm
By Katie Hunt, CNN (CNN) -- Feeding your dog a raw meat-based diet is seen by some owners as a healthier and more natural alternative to commercially available pet food. But researchers warned in a new study that many of the raw meat products for dogs they looked at contained high levels of...
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It's one of the ways the Transportation Security Administration sniffs out potential security threats at airports, including Philadelphia International Airport
John McDevitt/KYW Newsradio
John McDevitt
February 26, 2019 - 5:27 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In addition to metal detectors and X-ray machines, there's another safeguard in place that you may not even be aware of near passenger screening checkpoints: Transportation Security Administration explosive detection dogs. It's one of the ways the TSA sniffs out...
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John McDevitt
February 22, 2019 - 7:11 pm
BENSALEM, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- The nation's oldest animal shelter, which began is Philadelphia, says its life saving mission is still going strong -- 150 years later. At the Woman's Animal Center there are dozens of animals looking for a forever home. Back in 1869, Caroline Earle White and 30...
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Animal lovers can support shelter animals by buying a valentine.
John McDevitt/KYW Newsradio
John McDevitt
February 13, 2019 - 12:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Animal Shelters are always looking for creative ways to raise money to support programs and the animals they care for. The Pennsylvania SPCA has a fundraiser that allows donors to show their love for Valentine's Day. Those who can't adopt a cat or dog can still...
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In this April 2018 photo provided by Rennie Pasquinelli, Murray, a mixed-breed dog, stands on the porch in Ann Arbor, Mich.
Rennie Pasquinelli via AP
February 11, 2019 - 11:22 am
By Jennifer Peltz, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — As people peer into DNA for clues to health and heritage, man's best friend is under the microscope, too. Genetic testing for dogs has surged in recent years, fueled by companies that echo popular at-home tests for humans, offering a deep dive...
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Dreamstime
John McDevitt
February 11, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A new app is like Tinder for rescue dogs, but instead of swiping for a date, you’re swiping to adopt a fluffy forever friend. The new app, known as BarkBuddy, is helping connect people with dogs up for adoption. "It’s completely free. You download the app and then we...
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