The Dawg Docket: Animal news roundup

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Catching up on a slew of PA-related animal news... The Animal Legal Defense Fund is suing the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania over failure to... Read more

Family of man who helped animals needs help

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For decades Keith Mohler helped protect the animals of Pennsylvania. Now, following his death last month from lung cancer, his longtime partner... Read more

PSPCA busts Berks Co. cockfighting ring

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The Pennsylvania SPCA busted a cockfighting ring in Berks County today, rescuing as many as 100 birds, a goat, a horse and four dogs. Early... Read more

As pigeon shoot season begins, a call to end what lawmaker calls a "blood sport"

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To the NRA and few dozen men - many of them from out of state - who unloaded their guns on hundreds of pigeons launched from boxes this weekend... Read more

Keith Mohler, a voice for Pennsylvania animals, dies at 62

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Keith Mohler, a towering figure in animal protection in Pennsylvania for a quarter century, died Tuesday of complications from lung cancer... Read more

Remembering the animal heroes of WW I

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As the world commemorates the start of World War ! one hundred years ago this week, National Geographic considers the animal heroes of the... Read more

What's behind canine "greeting?" It's chemistry, pure and anal

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If you have ever been in the presence of two dogs as they meet, you've seen the universal canine greeting: a good sniff of the hind end.... Read more

Abuse survivor now comforts children

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UPDATE This story has been updated to include information about two convictions in connection with Alfie's case and comments from the SPCA... Read more