Philly Dawg Archive: February, 2011

Barn fires, other farm incidents claim thousands of animal lives

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Barn fires have claimed the lives of more than 18,000 animals in Pennsylvania in the past ten days. Yes. 18,000 animals. On Wednesday night... Read more

Lawmakers, AKC declare war on PA dog law

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UPDATE - The House Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee is not holding a hearing on the resolution; it is holding a meeting to vote on the... Read more

Stuck in snow? Call Belgian Towing

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We here at Philly Dawg are partial to Belgian draft horses, so it came as no surprise that when the milk truck got stuck in snow somewhere... Read more

PA rescues underscore need for new laws

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Who knows how many dogs suffered for how many years living chained to plywood boxes in a junkyard near Gettysburg before humane officers... Read more

Signs of spring: Peregrines are back, Falconcam rolls again

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Sure, everyone may have a "cam" these days. There are ghostcam, dinercams and beercams, but there is only one falconcam. High atop the aptly-named... Read more

Lancaster pet abuse defense attorney poised to win county judgeship

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Lancaster County is home to the largest concentration of commercial dog breeding kennels in the state. Now an attorney whose firm has specialized... Read more

2/17 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

179 top pups pause to pose for portraits at Westminster

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Two days. 24 hours. That's how long it took New York Times photographer (and dog lover) Fred Conrad to shoot 179 breeds of dogs - all of them... Read more