Philly Dawg Archive: February, 2012

PA man convicted on 14 counts in horse cruelty case

Comment icon 0 Comments
A central Pennsylvania man, who left a herd of young horses to fend for themselves in a barren field with no food or water was convicted on... Read more

Philly doc named finalist in Petplan Vet of the Year contest

Comment icon 0 Comments
A Philadelphia veterinarian is among three finalists in the first Petplan Vet of the Year contest. Dr. Corinne Majeska, of Companion Pet Hospital... Read more

Court awards 60 horses to woman charged in record MD cruelty case

Comment icon 0 Comments
Nine months ago police and rescue groups descended on Canterbury Farms, home to a once-prestigious Arabian horse breeding operation on Maryland's... Read more

700 cats seized at Fla. "sanctuary" featured on Colbert Report

Comment icon 0 Comments
"No cats turned away." Words that ought to set off alarm bells to anyone truly concerned about animal welfare. Is the idea of a place where... Read more

"Raja: Story of a Racehorse" takes equine's-eye view of life after the track

Comment icon 0 Comments
".... there is no religion without love, and people may talk as much as they like about their religion, but if it does not teach them to be... Read more

NJ pet store license revoked, MD weighs pet shop consumer bills

Comment icon 0 Comments
A New Jersey township has revoked the license of a pet store that sold illegally trafficked puppies from Pennsylvania - and may permanently... Read more

Time to get fixed? World Spay Day is Feb. 28

Comment icon 0 Comments
The return of the robins. The first tulip bulbs poking up through the mulch. Countless roaming cats pregnant yet again. Ah yes, it's almost... Read more

Romney "Crate Gate" now the subject of Move On ad

Comment icon 0 Comments
That now infamous Romney family vacation back in 1983 is still, well, dogging, the candidate. This time the Seamus-rides-on-top trip is the... Read more