Philly Dawg Archive: June, 2009

Raided again, Agents descend on Almost Heaven for a second day

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Humane officers last night seized dozens of additional animals - including monkeys, birds, cats and horses - from the Lehigh County kennel... Read more

The end of the road for Almost Heaven Kennel

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Officials close Lehigh County kennel, seize 216 dogs By Amy Worden Inquirer Staff Writer Animal welfare officials, acting under a new law... Read more

BoBama gets his celebrity groove on

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Brangelina's got nothing on BObama. The spunky seven-month-old Portuguese Water Dog puppy who joined President Obama and his family in April... Read more

Adopting puppy mill survivors: Tips for success

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Bringing home a dog that has spent its life in a cramped cage with little human contact presents unique challenges. Scarred by abuse or neglect... Read more

Monday morning wag 6/22

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Pigeon bill gets lift from lawyers - Pennsylvania Bar Association delegates, who represent over 29,000 lawyers in the Commonwealth, voted... Read more

Dr. Rachel Lee exotic pets chat

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The Pennsylvania SPCA's Medical Director Dr. Rachel Lee's chat on exotic pets has been cancelled. Sorry for the inconvenience! Dr. Rachel... Read more

PA probes alleged use of gun to euthanize filly at Phila. Park

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Compiled By The Inquirer Staff (6/20) State officials are investigating whether a veterinarian used a gun to euthanize a racehorse at Philadelphia... Read more

Anger over dog-cruelty bill could freeze legislature

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Legislation to prevent dog breeders from performing crude surgical births, debarking procedures and tail docking on puppies older than five... Read more