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John McDevitt
October 08, 2019 - 5:49 pm
The PSPCA removed 43 birds form adjoining properties along Weymouth Street near Clearfield Avenue in Kensington. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania SPCA rescues 17 dogs
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Rachel Kurland
September 13, 2019 - 11:51 am
The Pennsylvania SPCA Humane Law Enforcement team rescued 17 dogs — including a young puppy — two bearded dragons, and a snake from a Strawberry Mansion residence that had unsanitary conditions. Read more here.
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April 27, 2019 - 12:38 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Nearly two dozen people were arrested Saturday morning after authorities raided an illegal cockfighting operation in North Philadelphia. It happened overnight at a home on the 2100 block of East Ann Street in the Port Richmond section of the city. The Pennsylvania...
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Members of the Phillies taking part in Puppapalooza at Morgan's Pier
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Andrew Kramer
August 30, 2018 - 9:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Dog lovers packed Morgan's Pier Thursday night for a fundraising event that was a big hit with baseball fans, too. Dogs, booze and baseball joined forces at this benefit hosted by Julie Klim and the Pennsylvania SPCA . "Puppapalooza is really wonderful fundraising...
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Lynne Adkins
July 27, 2018 - 8:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Two local animal welfare groups are joining forces to make sure our four legged friends have better lives. Main Line Animal Rescue in Chester County will soon be an affiliate of the Pennsylvania SPCA. Susan Chew, interim executive director of MLAR, says it's a good...
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A student reads out loud to a non-judgmental audience — cats.
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John McDevitt
June 21, 2018 - 3:03 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A summer reading program at the Pennsylvania SPCA allows children to practice their reading skills by reading out loud to a non-judgmental audience — cats. The cats get something out of it, too. The program, called Cat Tales , is for students entering second through...
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The three debarked dogs, as well as two other adult dogs and 10 puppies — some as young as 4 weeks old — were also rescued and signed over to the PSPCA's care.
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John McDevitt
May 30, 2018 - 4:17 pm
QUARRYVILLE, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — An animal cruelty investigation is underway after three debarked dogs were found at the home of a an unlicensed breeder in Lancaster County. Devocalizing a dog is prohibited in Pennsylvania unless the procedure is performed by a licensed veterinarian using...
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