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Change a Life: Raise a puppy for Canine Partners for Life

February 5th, 2017

You can help change the life of an individual with a disability by raising a puppy for Canine Partners for Life (CPL)! CPL trains and places service dogs to assist individuals with a wide variety of physical and cognitive disabilities. Each dog is taken through a two-year, comprehensive and customized training program to meet the… read more »

Finding the Perfect Pet-Friendly Rental Home

November 10th, 2015

Finding the perfect pet-friendly rental may not always be easy, but with nearly half of all renters owning a dog or cat, pet owners are starting to find more and more welcome mats. Plan Ahead: Moving-related issues are among the most common reasons pet owners are forced to give up their pets. In a recent… read more »

The Senior Scenter

October 24th, 2015

A Cage Free Senior Dog Sanctuary Our “Dog House” was built to accommodate Senior Dogs that have been dumped by their owners or have become “homeless” through no fault of their own. Many times their owner has been admitted to a nursing home or has passed on. Because we are small and depend on volunteers we… read more »

Help for Pet Owners in Need

October 10th, 2015

As pet owners we all incur veterinary medical bills, which, depending on the medical emergency or condition, can be astronomical. Pet insurance can help cover some of the costs, if you have it. But there are times when a pet’s illness can exceed your resources and pet owners may face an agonizing choice. Here are… read more »

ACCT Philly and PetSmart Charities® Team Up to Save Hundreds of Pets in the Philadelphia Area

December 9th, 2014

Homeless pets in the Philadelphia metro area will have a better chance finding a loving home thanks to a partnership between PetSmart Charities® and the Animal Care & Control Team of Philadelphia (ACCT Philly). With support from Petsmart, the two organizations have teamed up to open a pet adoption center in the PetSmart store at… read more »

The Utley Foundation

January 10th, 2014

In 2008, Chase and Jennifer Utley began their public support by hosting a series of Utley All-Star Animals events to support the Pennsylvania SPCA’s Etana Fund, which helps prevent and protect against future abuse and neglect through their Humane Law Enforcement department. The department investigates an average of 17 cruelty cases each day to prosecute… read more »

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