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Drexel’s New Solution to Stress: An On-Staff Therapy Dog Named Jersey

It’s not every day that I have an interview with a dog on my calendar. But a few weeks back, I found myself in an […]


Field Guide: 5 Insanely Posh Dog Hotels

What A Good Dog // Frazer Owner Mary Remer, who’s spent more than 30 years training dogs, believes socialization makes most canines happiest, so she […]

City Life

Adorable Dog Joins Montgomery County DA’s Office

See the above doggy? He’s now a member of Montgomery County District Attorney’s office. Aww! Who’s a good law enforcement dog! Yes you are! K9 […]


VIDEO: Missing Dog Found in Oregon Returns to Philadelphia Area

Last week, we told you about Gidget, the dog from the Philadelphia suburbs that was found — about 3,000 miles away in a suburb of […]


Dog Missing From Philadelphia Area Found in Oregon

A dog missing from a Philadelphia suburb was found nearly 3,000 miles away in a suburb of Portland, Oregon. Someone in the city of Tualatin […]

City Life

No, Thanks, Really, I Don’t Want Another Dog

I wrote a story for the September issue of the magazine about some very nice dogs. I started working on the story back in February, […]

City Life

How the Penn Working Dog Center Turns Puppies Into Saviors

There’s a golden retriever in the ladies’ room. It’s my first visit to the Penn Vet Working Dog Center, and traffic was tied up on […]

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7 Things To Do In Philly This Week: Five Dollar Comedy Week, Dog Days of Summer, Neighborhood Fringe, And More

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Meet Megan, This Week’s Adoptable Running Dog

For this week’s adoptable running pup, we’ve got the lovely Pitbull mix Megan. This lady is always up for a run and, more important, is […]

City Life

Child Killed, Pregnant Mom Injured in Delaware Dog Attack

A four-year-old boy was killed and his pregnant mother injured when they were mauled by dogs, Robin Brown of The News Journal reports. According to […]


New Jersey Dog Summoned for Jury Duty

CBS 3’s Todd Quinones has this paw-raising report about a South Jersey dog that was summoned for jury duty. The Griner family of Bridgeton, N.J., […]

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Jenkintown Cops Raise $5K to Help Save Sick K-9

NBC 10 reports donations are “pouring in” to the Jenkintown Police Department to help pay for an operation their department’s K-9 dog, Rocky, recently had. […]

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Local Baseball Team Names Adorable New Bat Dog

Wednesday, the Trenton Thunder — minor league baseball affiliate of the New York Yankees — announced the winner of the team’s contest to name the […]


Dogs Flip Over Square 1682’s BYOD Brunch

For all you dogs out there howling for some culinary love, you can breathe a sigh of relief. Square 1682 is bringing back BYOD (Bring […]


Greatest Hits and What You Missed: Pizza, Shola, Hoagies, Dogs and Instant Mashed Potatoes

So the biggest news this week was obviously the arrival on the stands of Philadelphia magazine’s 50 Best Pizzas issue. But that wasn’t all we […]