Philly Dawg Archive: March, 2013

Pope Francis singles out guide dog for blessing

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Pope Francis gave his first Easter blessing to the world today. We feel the occasion is a fitting time to consider more fully one of his... Read more

3/28: 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

Bo rolls Easter style on White House lawn

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Yo Bo, check out all the cool pastel-colored Easter eggs strategically placed on the White House lawn. Read more

Catch nature in real time via raptor cams

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The region's raptor cams are in full swing again this spring recording all the nesting action of the peregrine falcons and red-tailed hawks... Read more

Central PA woman charged with cruelty in latest bad rescue bust

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With the closure of more than 250 large scale commercial breeding kennels in the past three years, some may say Pennsylvania has shed its reputation... Read more

Harrisburg K-9 recovering after shooting

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Three days after being shot in the neck and undergoing emergency surgery, a Harrisburg police officer headed home with his handler. The... Read more

Delco attorney charged with 43 counts of cruelty after dogs seized

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The Delaware County lawyer whose pet "rescue" operation was raided by authorities last month and 28 dogs seized has been charged with dozens... Read more

Will Pope Francis, like his namesake, be a voice for animals?

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UPDATE: Shortly after posting this story, we learned that Pope Francis, in his first press conference a day after taking on his new role... Read more