PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Gary wasn't used to being around people. He didn't like being touched or even looked at. If anyone came too close, he'd lash out.
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THE DAILY NEWS Pet of the Week is Mia, an 8-year-old pit bull mix at the Pennsylvania SPCA.
Mia was living happily in a home for the past six years. She's house trained, knows many commands including "sit" and "stay," and would be a good fit for most homes. She is playful and affectionate...
THE DAILY NEWS Pet of the Week is Firefly, a 2-year-old female American English Coonhound mix who is searching for her forever family.
THE DAILY NEWS Pet of the Week is Pepper, a 4-year-old female pit bull mix at the Pennsylvania SPCA.
The Daily News Pet of the Week is Baby, a Chihuahua mix, about 8 years old, at the Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society.
THE DAILY NEWS Pet of the Week is Oliver, a 1-year-old male pit-bull mix, at the Pennsylvania SPCA.
This handsome guy is friendly and social, happily wagging his tail and greeting everyone he meets. He loves to play with toys and can entertain himself with them, happily jumping about.
The Pennsylvania SPCA has named its new chief executive officer.
About two weeks ago, the campus kitty was seriously injured.
Shammy stayed by Virginia McLaughlin's side.
That's how police found the little Shih Tzu when they went to McLaughlin's Northeast Philadelphia house two weeks ago and saw the 68-year-old widow stabbed to death in her Elmore Road home. Shammy was also stabbed, but survived.
Wayne Pacelle has a demanding job as president and chief executive of the Humane Society of the United States. This is one of the reasons he brings Lily, his beagle mix, to work with him.
JOLENE IS AN adult female pit-bull mix who came to the PSPCA through our humane law enforcement department.
She is estimated to be around 4 or 5 years old, with a wonderfully sweet nature. She is social and polite and loves belly rubs and attention.
Meet, Manum, a 6-month-old black and white pit bull at the Pennsylvania SPCA who needs a new home.
The Pennsylvania SPCA has named a new director of Human Law Enforcement.
Sgt. Nicole Wilson will immediately take over the role left vacant by the death last month of George Bengal, the shelter's longtime law enforcement director.