pets

Foster dog
Courtesy of PSPCA
John McDevitt
March 25, 2020 - 3:38 pm
The PSPCA is ramping up its foster care efforts while area residents are stuck at home during the coronavirus stay-at-home order. Read more here.
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John McDevitt
March 05, 2020 - 11:32 am
After a dog in Hong Kong was found to have a low level of the fast-spreading coronavirus, concerns of animals getting the disease or spreading it grew. Here’s what you need to know about your pets’ susceptibility to the contagious illness.
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Pets sitting on a couch.
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John McDevitt
March 03, 2020 - 6:53 pm
After a dog in Hong Kong was found to have a low level of the new coronavirus, concerns of animals getting the disease or spreading it grew. Health experts are now hoping to ease people's fears, saying there is no need to worry. Read more here.
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Cat claws
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John McDevitt
February 25, 2020 - 4:05 pm
New Jersey may soon join the state of New York and other major cities across the country in banning the declawing of animals like cats. Read more here.
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dog
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John McDevitt
February 05, 2020 - 1:59 pm
A Collegeville man — who previously served time for the 2004 death of his wife — is facing federal charges for allegedly making and selling phony drugs that he claimed could cure cancer in dogs. Read more here.
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Oscar the cat, who is not a service animal, sits in his carry on travel bag after arriving at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix.
Ross D. Franklin/AP Photo, File
AP News
January 22, 2020 - 4:56 pm
The days of passengers bringing rabbits, turtles and birds on planes as emotional-support animals could be ending. Read more here.
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David Sichel and his emotional support dog Henry.
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John McDevitt
January 21, 2020 - 4:10 pm
David Sichel rescued Henry, a Shih Tzu mix, as an emotional support dog to help reduce anxiety for people who utilize his service, Sober Transport, which provides reliable transportation for those seeking or receiving rehabilitation. Read more here.
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CBD products for pets
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AP News
January 07, 2020 - 2:44 pm
Companies have unleashed hundreds of CBD pet health products accompanied by glowing customer testimonials claiming the cannabis derivative produced calmer, quieter and pain-free dogs and cats. But some of these products are all bark and no bite. Read more here.
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Dog licks Christmas ornament
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John McDevitt
December 19, 2019 - 4:00 am
A program where you can open your home and heart to shelter dogs or cats for the holidays makes a return. Read more here.
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Dogs Bruno and Clarisse, and cat Zach.
Lauren Lipton/KYW Newsradio, Dogs courtesy of Benjamin Torres
Lauren Lipton
December 15, 2019 - 10:41 am
Pet stores have exploded in the area and they are all decked out for the holidays. Read more here.
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