Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Pets

TOKYO (AP) - Tama the stationmaster, Japan's feline star of a struggling local railway, was mourned by company officials and fans and elevated into a goddess at a funeral Sunday.
SOROCABA, Brazil (AP) - A pink flamingo in Brazil has gotten a new leg to stand on - an artificial one.
What a treat it is for dog lovers! On this day we also love to spoil our dogs, so here’s a roundup of dog treat recipes that would make your puppy’s day!
It’s been less than a year since America’s first “cat cafe” opened in California, but already the trend is making its way to Philly. And if Kristin Eissler has her way, it’ll be here completely by December.
DELAWARE COUNTY Foster families sought for dogs, cats MEDIA The Delaware County SPCA is looking for help. On Monday, the shelter is to begin the second phase of improvements to its facility, and the staff is set to temporarily close about 26 dog cages during the construction.
THE Daily News Pet of the Week is Kia, a 10-year-old pug mix at the Pennsylvania SPCA. Kia is good with children and greets everyone with a tail wag and a smile. She could use daily walks to help her lose weight.
Find your next pet on Philly.com: