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Special Pet Sunday: Lucky & Ray-Ray

Although Lucky and Ray-Ray, may seem very different, Lucky being a 100lb, female Cane Corso and Ray-Ray a 9lb, male tabby cat,  they both have a condition called exocrine pancreatic insufficiency or EPI. The pancreas is responsible for producing enzymes, like amylase and lipase,...
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15 Cats Rescued from South Philadelphia Woman’s Home

15 Cats Rescued from South Philadelphia Woman’s Home One Deceased Cat Removed The Pennsylvania SPCA today announced it rescued 15 live cats and removed one deceased cat from a home in south Philadelphia for alleged violations including unsanitary confinement. Responding to a tip...
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Looking for Information on Deceased Puppy in Hunting Park

WE NEED YOUR HELP! Our Humane Law Enforcement officers found a deceased dog inside of this green carrier on the sidewalk at Rising Sun Ave and North Darien Street in the Hunting Park neighborhood of Philadelphia. The dog was approximately 3 months old, a pitbull puppy and we...
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Philadelphia Man Pleads Guilty of Animal Cruelty for Severely Emaciated Dog

Philadelphia Man Pleads Guilty of Animal Cruelty for Severely Emaciated Dog The Pennsylvania SPCA announced that a Philadelphia man pleaded guilty today of first degree misdemeanor animal cruelty for leaving a young dog locked in a basement without sufficient access to food and...
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PSPCA’s Innovative Low-Cost Canine Parvovirus Outpatient Program is Saving Lives

PSPCA’s Innovative Low-Cost Canine Parvovirus Outpatient Program is Saving Lives 86% Survival Rate in Initial Results Provides Hope in Fighting the Disease in the Philadelphia-area The Pennsylvania SPCA announced today the initial results of its pioneering Parvovirus outpatient...
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13 Cats Rescued from Northeast Philadelphia Woman’s Family Home

13 Cats Rescued from Northeast Philadelphia Woman’s Family Home Home Filled with Trash and Feces The Pennsylvania SPCA today announced it rescued 13 cats from a home in northeast Philadelphia in the Summerdale neighborhood for numerous alleged violations including unsanitary...
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Five Dogs, Two Snakes, Alive and Dead Rescued from West Philadelphia Home; Suspected Dog Fighting

The Pennsylvania SPCA today announced it rescued four live dogs, one deceased dog and two snakes from a home in the Germantown section of Philadelphia for suspected abandonment. Responding to a tip from its Animal Cruelty Hotline, PSPCA Humane Law Enforcement officers executed a...
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Northampton County Man Sentenced for Fatally Shooting Sled Dog

Roscoe, left, a retired sled dog, was fatally shot in 2012. Northampton County Man Sentenced for Fatally Shooting Sled Dog The Pennsylvania SPCA today announced that a Lower Saucon Township man who pleaded guilty of cruelty to animals was sentenced to pay $300 in fines and...
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33 Animals Rescued from Northumberland County Home; Four Deceased Animals Discovered

33 Animals Rescued from Northumberland County Home; Four Deceased Animals Discovered The Pennsylvania SPCA today announced it rescued 33 living animals and four deceased animals from a property in Dalmatia in Northumberland County. Responding to a tip, PSPCA Humane Law...
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Berks County Horse Owner Found Guilty on Animal Cruelty Charges

Nellie was removed from a residence in Douglassville. Left: Nellie in February. Right: Nellie in May in her new home.  Berks County Horse Owner Found Guilty on Animal Cruelty Charges The Pennsylvania SPCA today announced that a Berks County woman was found guilty of six counts of...
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