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PA Senate expected to take historic vote on pigeon shoots

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Legislation to end live pigeon shoots is poised for a critical vote in the state Senate tonight. But expect a showdown ahead of the historic... Read more

Martin Guitar turns up volume to save elephants

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For 130 years Martin Guitar imported ivory from Africa for its highly sought after instruments. Then in the late 1960s, the Martin family... Read more

Senate panel approves pigeon shoot ban and a pigeon shooter for judgeship

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In the strange world of Pennsylvania politics... Just minutes after a Senate panel voted Thursday to ban the shooting of live pigeons, it... Read more

"Rocco's Law" heads to Gov's desk, pet store bill advances in NJ

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A bill toughening the penalties for killing a police dog is heading to Gov. Corbett's desk less than six months after the stabbing death... Read more

6/25: Chat: Leigh Siegfried of Opportunity Barks

Leigh Siegfried is an Associate member of the International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants and is a Member of the Association of... Read more

Pets head to the office for Take Your Dog to Work Day

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Thousands of dogs (and I would bet a few cats) will be making the commute to the office Friday for the annual Take Your Dog To Work Day. From... Read more

Horses on the Hill: Advocates push equine welfare in D.C.

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Equine advocates are working two fronts on Capitol Hill this week to protect America's horses.Outside the Capitol supporters of humane... Read more

Low cost spay/neuter program seeks puppies, kittens

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When an animal advocate writes and says they have a "situation," it's usually not good news. But this time it was The Spayed Club Spay/Neuter... Read more