Philly Dawg Archive: September, 2013

Woofstock raises awareness about pet rescue

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There are rescue events and then there's Woofstock. Many of Pennsylvania's best known rescue groups, several thousand dog lovers - and an... Read more

Hotels are rolling out the red carpets for pets

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Thinking about doing a little leaf-peeping this fall with your BDF (Best Dog Friend)? There are a growing number of hotels, motels and... Read more

9/25: 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

Berks, Lancaster shelters to merge

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The two largest shelters in Berks and Lancaster counties are seeking to merge to create a regional shelter with satellite locations in the... Read more

Lehigh Co. man convicted in record animal abuse case busted again

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One of Pennsylvania's worst puppy mill operators was busted again yesterday. Derbe "Skip" Eckhart - who ran the notorious Almost Heaven kennel... Read more

Shake up on Chesco SPCA board

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Changes are coming to the board of the embattled Chester County SPCA. A plan is in the works that will increase the number of members and... Read more

Federal rule aims to crack down on online puppy sales

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Time was, when you wanted to buy or adopt a dog you had to physically go somewhere to get him. You drove to the shelter or the breeder. The... Read more

Seaside cats, fire survivors

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Exactly one week ago, we were alerted to a new feral cat initiative on the Jersey Shore. Building on the success of the Atlantic City... Read more