Philly Dawg Archive: August, 2011

Thousands receive payouts in tainted pet food scandal

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We were so wrapped up in Hurricane Irene and the aftermath that we neglected to alert readers to an important story last week by Inquirer reporter... Read more

Preservation groups duke it out in NYC bee brawl

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It's no secret that animal welfare groups often do not play nice with one another. Even when the species at stake isn't so warm and cuddly... Read more

Irene update: Drama in the Adirondacks, parts of VT still under water

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UPDATE: Rescue workers with the Humane Society of the United States have joined local Red Cross volunteers mobilizing in Vermont to set up... Read more

Irene's not over yet for pets, shelters activated in NY, VT

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Listen to the news and you'd think Irene had packed up for good with relief that the mid-Atlantic was spared from the worst damages. But it's... Read more

AC boardwalk kitties safe and more Irene pet updates

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When we heard Atlantic City was under an evacuation order and battening down ahead of Hurricane Irene, we wondered what would become of the... Read more

Pets trickle in to shelters as Irene pushes north

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Dispatches from the twittersphere: As Hurricane Irene makes her way up the coast at least a handful of Philadelphia pet owners aren't taking... Read more

Pa., NJ ready shelters for pets and people ahead of Irene

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As the East Coast prepares for Hurricane Irene's arrival later today, it's clear government officials have gotten the message: Make a place... Read more

Zoo officials: Vampire bats sensed quake's arrival

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When the East Coast was jolted by its largest earthquake in more than a half century on Tuesday, no scientists saw it coming. But did the... Read more