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Don’t Let This Sweet 12-Year-Old Pup Spend Another Day in the Shelter

Everyone loves tiny, cutesy, little puppies. I mean, how could you not? But the fact is older dogs need love, attention, and nice people to […]


Comedy: This Week in Laughs

Weeding out the Stoned @ Good Good Comedy Theatre | Wednesday, November 22 A pre-Thanksgiving edition of Alex Grubard’s beloved “game show of sobriety tests.” […]

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$1,500 Reward Offered for Info on These Dogs Abandoned in Upper Darby

A local animal shelter is offering a $1,500 reward for information leading to the arrest of the cruel soul/souls who abandoned two abused and emaciated […]


Check Out These Dogs Surfing in Ocean City for a Good Cause

A New Jersey-based nonprofit that offers free surfing and skateboarding lessons to families affected by autism and/or other special needs received some help this past […]


Meet Your New Best Friend at Tria Fitler Square’s Wine and Woof Wednesdays

Tria Fitler Square has teamed up with the Pennsylvania SPCA for their canine-centric Wine and Woof! series, happening tonight and every Wednesday night this month through […]

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Dog Found in Trash Bag Gets Wheels

A dog found in the trash in the Summerdale section of Philadelphia recently got a new pair of wheels. The Pennsylvania SPCA reports that Frances, […]

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How HUP’s Pups Help Hospital Patients, Caregivers

It’s not fun to be in the hospital on a holiday. But there are some four-legged friends who are helping to boost everyone’s mood this […]

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Ocean City May Allow Dogs on Its Beaches

Ocean City, the town with a history of restrictive laws, could be loosening its leash a little. City Councilman Keith Hartzell has proposed a law that would […]


Grab a Pint (or Two) At The Dog Wash

This weekend grab a drink with your true best friend, your dog. The Trestle Inn and Philly Pet Hotel are pairing up to host the […]


Former Philly Mag Pinup Pup to Cover DNC With SEPTA’s K-9 Unit

When last we reported on Quest back in the September 2014 issue of Philly Mag, the German shepherd was a 10-week-old pup on his first day […]


Pets: I Hate Your Dog

It was one of the first warm Saturdays of spring, and I couldn’t wait to get outside for a run. As is always the case […]


Philly One of Worst Cities for Dog Attacks, Says U.S. Postal Service

Though most of us have only seen a dog biting or otherwise attacking a letter carrier in the movies, the fact is that these things happen […]


11 Things You Might Not Know About the Founding Fathers’ Dogs

Today is National Puppy Day, which is proof, we guess, that every dog has its day, seeing as every dog in the world was once […]


What Evil Person Sealed a Dog Inside This Crate in Willow Grove?

However many terrible people there were in the world before, that number has now increased by one.

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These Are the Top 10 Dog Breeds in Philadelphia

The Labrador retriever may be the No. 1 dog in the country, but in Philadelphia another breed is top dog. Yesterday, the American Kennel Club […]