Philly Dawg Archive: September, 2010

NY kennel owner admits gassing 93 dogs with farm engine

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A commercial kennel owner in New York destroyed 93 dogs using a hose connected to a farm engine and pumping carbon monoxide into a makeshift... Read more

Activists to rally for tougher humane laws

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Ending pet gas chambers and 24/7 dog chaining. Stiffening the puppy lemon law and silencing the guns used in pigeon shoots. Closing the loophole... Read more

State's dangerous dog list has bite

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Call it the "most wanted dog list." Or the canine equivalent of a Megan's Law list. You might not know it, but stored away in computer... Read more

Fe-lioness lies down with...the squirrel?

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A dose of happy animal news today in Mississippi where a mother cat has taken a new baby into her nursery: an orphan squirrel. [Thanks to... Read more

Animal crime and punishment: cockfighting bust, poaching crackdown

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This just in... what authorities describe as "an elaborate" cockfighting ring was busted Wednesday afternoon in the city's Fairhill... Read more

Hartz recalls 75,000 bags of dog treats

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UPDATE: Hartz Mountain has now posted information about the recall on its website. The company says the treats were distributed in all 50 states... Read more

Prince Harry takes heat for riding injured polo pony

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Britain's Prince Harry is the subject of an animal cruelty probe after he continued to ride a polo pony with a bloody wound on... Read more

Tiger Ranch: Exhibit A for hoarding as a psychiatric disorder

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Pennsylvania's most notorious animal abuser, Linda Bruno, is featured in a compelling Associated Press story examining the nexus between animal... Read more