Philly Dawg Archive: August, 2011

Hot cars and cool breezes: Dog and his driver dream of open road

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Every now and again some "Mad man" (or woman) comes up with a hit-the-brakes petcentric advertisement that makes you want to hit the forward... Read more

HBO to air documentary on woman who saves Pa. puppy mill dogs

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A dental hygenist from Staten Island has single-handedly saved 2,000 dogs from Pennsylvania puppy mills. Her name is Laura Flynn-Amato. A... Read more

Good Newz rehab center takes shape on former Vick property

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Second chances. We heard that a lot after Michael Vick was freed from federal prison after being convicted for running an illegal dog... Read more

Backyard horse stable raises neighbors' ire

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It's not uncommon for the Pennsylvania SPCA to bust inner city stables that are little more than manure- filled hovels. Horses have been... Read more

Glen Mills couple sues Chester Co. rescue in dog dispute

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We know that Main Line Animal Rescue has the toughest adoption requirements around - too tough some would say. How do we know? When we've... Read more

Round 'em up and shoot 'em: Dogcatching in PA circa 1911

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As municipalities throughout Pennsylvania struggle with the issue of how to address stray cats and dogs, we pause to consider the plight... Read more

Clean inspection for controversial kennel, but questions remain

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Talk about a turnaround. In June Turkey Hill Kennel in Lancaster County, one of the largest commercial kennels remaining in the state, was... Read more

8/18: 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