Philly Dawg Archive: January, 2009

State Rejects License Application, Issues Order Against Almost Heaven Kennel

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New developments in the ongoing saga of Almost Heaven kennel in Lehigh County where agents last October found some 800 animals living in squalor... Read more

This Week's Edition of Animal Watch

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The following were among the cases received recently by the Pennsylvania SPCA. Headquartered at 350 E. Erie Avenue in Philadelphia, the PSPCA... Read more

Considering a Pet? Consider the Costs

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Considering pet ownership? Check your budget and your bank account first. A recent Associated Press article lays it all out: food, training... Read more

New Pet Treat Recall Issued

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Carolina Prime Pet, a dog treat manufacturer, has announced a recall of several varieties of treats containing peanut butter, the latest product... Read more

Animal Cruelty Bill Clears House Committee

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Rep. Tom Caltagirone (D., Berks), chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, made good on his promise to put animal cruelty legislation at... Read more

Biden puppy breeder cited again

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The operator of the Chester County kennel where Vice President Joe Biden purchased a German Shepherd puppy last month has been cited again... Read more

Dogs, birds and horses, all in a night's work

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Pennsylvania SPCA police officers had a really busy start to the weekend, raiding an illegal stable, a cockfight and an alleged dog fighting... Read more

New dog treat recall issued

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A new reason pet owners should be cautious about what treats they feed these days. Another brand of dog biscuit has been added to the huge... Read more