Philly Dawg Archive: March, 2012

Motorists: give animals a brake this spring

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It's spring and animals - wild and alas, domestic - are on the move again. Some mornings, like today, the roadway on my 25-mile commute... Read more

Shelter gas chamber ban bill gutted before Senate passage

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In what is being touted as a major victory for animal lovers, a bill that would forever ban the use of gas chambers in Pennsylvania shelters... Read more

Python euthanized after being shot, mutilated

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There are so many cases of animal abuses that occur every day in Pennsylvania, it would take a team of reporters to stay on top of them all... Read more

Saving strays that others forgot in island paradise

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Tourists know Puerto Rico for its white sand beaches and crystal blue water. New Yorker Christina Beckles, a former Golden Gloves boxing... Read more

NYT report details culture of death and drugs in U.S. horse racing

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A blistering New York Times investigation blows the lid off the horse racing industry in the United States. "Mangled Horses, Maimed Jockeys... Read more

Feral cat fight at NYC church prompts archdiocese meeting

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“If you have men who will exclude any of God's creatures from the shelter of compassion and pity, you will have men who will deal likewise... Read more

3/22 Chat: Your pet's health

Join Board Certified Veterinary Dermatologist Dr. Noel Radwanski of Center for Animal Referral and Emergency Services in Langhorne and Dr.... Read more

Dog warden remembered as dedicated animal lover

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Cole Warminsky, a Pennsylvania dog warden recognized for improving the welfare of thousands of canines in the state, died on March 18 in Bethlehem... Read more