Philly Dawg Archive: December, 2011

Still time to make a donation to a worthy pet charity

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Got your mouse in hand this New Year's Eve and looking for a charity to bestow a few bucks upon before the clock strikes midnight? Earlier... Read more

Flooding prompts changes in care at zoo and game farms

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One of the biggest animal stories in Pennsylvania in 2011 was the tragedy in September that befell the two beloved bison at Zoo America... Read more

A Texas Christmas miracle reunites blind dog and family

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Imagine this: Your beloved blind dog disappears. Then your landlord reports him dead. Then the shelter - where he was brought very much... Read more

2011: Not much to celebrate for animals in Pennsylvania

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As animal welfare groups around the world chronicle the many accomplishments achieved in animal protection this year, we ponder Pennsylvania's... Read more

Phila. animal group's archives finds home at Temple

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The National Academies' Institute of Medicine issued a landmark report recently concluding that the use of chimpanzees for invasive medical... Read more

Animal watch 12/18

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The following are some of the recent cases investigated by the Pennsylvania SPCA. Headquartered at 350 E. Erie Avenue in Philadelphia, the... Read more

Giving the gift of (animal) life this holiday season

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For the person in your life who has everything, how about giving a gift in their name to creatures who have nothing this holiday season? There... Read more

Time magazine's top animal stories of 2011

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Time magazine catalogues the major animal stories of 2011 in its series of Top 10 year-end lists. Among the ten top animal stories was this... Read more