Philly Dawg Archive: October, 2012

Storm survivors: Atlantic City's celebrated boardwalk cats return home

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As the clean up efforts get underway in Atlantic City, cat lovers were wondering, what became of the city's celebrated boardwalk cats? After... Read more

Fed. gov, humane groups send help to disaster zones

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture and national animal welfare groups have dispatched teams into the flood zones to help respond to the large... Read more

Critters in the storm: PETA asks govs to order chain ban, zoo animals safe

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The animal rights group PETA has asked Gov. Corbett and the leaders of seven other hurricane-battered states, including New Jersey, to issue... Read more

Keeping pets safe in the face of Frankenstorm

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With coffee in hand we are battening down the hatches here at home as Hurricane Sandy barrels toward coastl, expecting to make landfall somewhere... Read more

10/25: 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

LanCo humane to shutter doors to strays, reduce cruelty probes

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Okay people of Lancaster County, you are about to get what you paid for from your former countywide animal shelter. Nothing. The leaders... Read more

A first in PA politics? Attorney general candidates pledge to defend animals

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For no doubt the first time in Pennsylvania political history, two candidates for statewide office responded to a question about animal welfare... Read more

LanCo shelter goes "no kill," critics say growing trend harms pets

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The Humane League of Lancaster County announced today that it will become a "no kill" facility in February, joining a trend led by the Delaware... Read more