The Pet Blood Bank has been one of several commercial blood banks in the United States with an in-house "colony" of dogs to supply blood for treatments that can save the lives of ill and injured canines.
Former Gov. Ed Rendell and Larry Bowa and his wife, Patty, will be honored for their efforts to help animals at a gala next month.
Here are some tips to help your child if there is a fear of dogs.
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.
A nonprofit, volunteer-driven veterinary clinic that has treated and sterilized thousands of homeless cats will soon be without a home itself.
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.
About two weeks ago, the campus kitty was seriously injured.
THE DAILY NEWS Pet of the Week is Gingko, a 2-year-old male cat at the Pennsylvania SPCA.
Ginkgo came to the PSPCA as a victim of cruelty. He is a beautiful grey color with green eyes. This sweet and social cat solicits attention and enjoys being petted. He has recently moved into the PSPCA community...
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.