June 30, 2020 - 1:43 pm
The Food and Drug Administration warned people that research shows people can spread the coronavirus to their pets, with cats and ferrets apparently more at risk of contracting the virus from humans.
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Kimberly Adams
June 28, 2020 - 6:12 pm
The financial challenges of the pandemic are hurting many pet owners who might be struggling to buy their pets food. Read more here.
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John McDevitt
June 26, 2020 - 1:27 pm
Neighborhoods across the country have been dealing with a frenzy of fireworks set off at all hours of the night. If your pet is easily spooked and tends to bolt, it’s important you get them microchipped as soon as possible. Read more here.
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John McDevitt
June 19, 2020 - 3:01 pm
The Pennsylvania SPCA currently has double the capacity of cats, and they are all looking for forever homes. Read more here.
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Johnny Lopez
May 27, 2020 - 6:18 pm
Taking care of your beloved pet and the earth can go hand-in-hand. There are small steps any pet mom or dad can take to improve the quality of their animal’s life and the world around them.
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May 25, 2020 - 3:29 pm
As warm weather sends people outdoors, some are encountering tenacious pests with no respect for social distance: Ticks go for blood in the hardest-to-reach places on the human body. Read about tick season and prevention here.
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John McDevitt
May 14, 2020 - 6:03 pm
You can’t get a haircut right now, but can your dog? Only a few grooming services are still open in the Philadelphia region. Read more here.
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John McDevitt
May 13, 2020 - 4:45 am
If you really want to stand out during your next Zoom conference call, the Brandywine Valley SPCA can help you out with a “puppy pop-in.” Read more here.
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Woman on computer with kitten
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John McDevitt
May 09, 2020 - 4:36 pm
Telemedicine for pets? Timing is everything for the winner of a recent startup competition. Read more here.
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Vacant kennels
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John McDevitt
May 08, 2020 - 4:01 pm
Since the stay-at-home orders first went into effect a couple months ago, shelters are seeing a shortage of animals nationwide. On one hand, more dogs and cats are finding comfort in forever homes. On the other, the pandemic has hindered most intake efforts, creating the shortage. Read more here.
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