pet adoption

The Brandywine Valley SPCA along with their partners helped save 110 dogs so far from earthquake-devastated Puerto Rico.
Brandywine Valley SPCA
Charlotte Reese
January 26, 2020 - 4:31 pm
Another earthquake rattled Puerto Rico on Saturday, following a month of aftershocks and other earthquakes. The Brandywine Valley SPCA is working hard to rescue dogs from the devastated U.S. territory. Read more here.
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Great Cider and Beer Festival
Courtesy of Hawthornes Beer Cafe
Holli Stephens
November 01, 2019 - 5:00 am
For details about 5Ks, mermaids, hikes, puppies and so much more, check out this weekend’s KYW To-Do List for all of the things to do in Philadelphia and the suburbs.
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Clark Park
Ben Tran/courtesy of University City District
Holli Stephens
August 22, 2019 - 11:28 am
Looking for something to do this weekend? We’ve got you covered. Read more here for everything to do Aug. 23 to 25.
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John McDevitt
April 21, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A Delaware County animal shelter has come up with a fun way to introduce the public to cats that are up for adoption, as well as a fundraiser for its life saving mission. It's called Cinco de Meow, a play on Cinco de Mayo. The event is actually on May 4 at the...
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Cat Adoption
Mike Dougherty
March 10, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - - The Camden County Animal Shelter has a new name and a million dollar renovation. And the staff there hopes you'll come check it out. Homeward Bound Pet Adoption Center in Blackwood has more space to hold available cats and dogs. Executive director Vicki Rowland says...
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Pet Adoption
Provide by Morgan Polley, ACCT Philly
John McDevitt
February 09, 2019 - 12:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- It's a matter of life or death. Dogs at a city animal intake shelter are at risk of being put down because there is no room in the kennels. To prevent this, dog adoption fees are being waved this weekend. ACCT, or the Animal Care and Control Team of Philadelphia, has...
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In this photo taken on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019, Vaidas Gecevicius, who developed an app helping to match stray dogs with potential owners, poses for a picture with a dog and shows this dog's profile on the app in Vilnius, Lithuania.
Mindaugas Kulbis/AP Photo
February 05, 2019 - 8:11 am
By Liudas Dapkus, Associated Press VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — If the pooch melts your heart, swipe right. Animal lovers in Lithuania have created a mobile application inspired by the popular dating app Tinder to match up dogs in local shelters with new owners. Called GetPet, the app was launched...
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