‘A Yappy Time’ had by all at Petapalooza

News, Pets | June 12th, 2019 | Leave a comment

by Sue Ann Rybak “A Yappy Time” was had by all at Chestnut Hill Business District’s Sixth Annual Petapalooza, coinciding with its First Friday on June 7 at Germantown and East Highland Avenues. It was a perfect evening to treat your four-legged friend – and yourself – to a special treat. Chestnut Grill & Sidewalk […]

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Sixth annual Petapalooza on Friday

Arts, Events, Pets | June 5th, 2019 | Leave a comment

The Chestnut Hill Business District will host the sixth annual Petapalooza this Friday, June 7 from 5 to 8 p.m. along Germantown and East Highland Avenues. This year’s event, dedicated to celebrating “our furry four-legged friends,” will take place on the next First Friday, during which many of the Hill’s shops will stay open later […]

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Cat adoptions, March 28

Local Life, Pets | March 28th, 2019 | Leave a comment

SUPER SALLY: Sally is a young super soft tabby who is social and playful. Her brother was adopted, and now it’s Sally’s turn for a loving home. She is fully vetted and is available at Petco offsite adoptions, 9717 Roosevelt Blvd. in the Northeast. More information: GDeNofa@aol.com SURVIVED HORRORS: Anna is a beautiful, long-haired, white […]

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Cat adoptions, Feb. 14

Local Life, Pets | February 14th, 2019 | Leave a comment

INFORMAL TUXEDO: Pixstar is a one-year-old Tuxedo who is very social and loving. Pixstar enjoys attention and loves hugs! He’s been looking for a home for a while, so please sweep this sweet guy into your arms. Pixstar is ready for adoption at ACCT Philly, 111 W . Hunting Park Ave. Contact Adopt@ACCTPhilly.org PEAPOD is […]

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Pet adoptions, Jan. 31

Local Life, Pets | January 31st, 2019 | Leave a comment

GENTLE GEO: Wonderful, housebroken dog, Geo, needs fostering or adoption ASAP! His “best friend” is moving very soon to upstate NY . Geo is a very smart, gentle, incredibly friendly dog who is good with kids and other animals. He is an all vetted, very healthy older dog. Please contact 267-847-6553 to meet him. CHARLIE’S […]

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Cat adoptions, Jan. 17

Local Life, Pets | January 17th, 2019 | Leave a comment

SUGARPLUMP is a 13-year-old ebony kitty who has been wishing for a loving home since September! Please watch this video and help bring sweet Sugarplump home for the New Year! She’s available via ACCT Philly. Contact: Adopt@ACCTPhilly.org   THE CENTER OF ATTENTION: Mitch is a young, handsome gray tabby who loves attention and the company […]

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Homes found for 665 aged dogs and cats: Saving lives of elderly pets at holiday time

Local Life, Pets | December 19th, 2018 | Leave a comment

by Len Lear Anyone who has ever loved a pet and seen that friend’s health deteriorate from age-related diseases and ailments knows how much suffering there is for both the two-legged creatures and their four-legged friends. Very often the “solution” is euthanasia. While most of us can empathize and lament such suffering, there are a […]

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Cat adoptions, Dec. 13

Local Life, Pets | December 13th, 2018 | Leave a comment

HIS CARETAKER DIED: Sasha is a 10-year-old male whose human friend and caretaker recently died unexpectedly. Ms. Jeanne fed 30 cats, most of whom are friendly, in a depressed part of the city. Sasha was tested negative, is neutered and vaccinated. Please contact 215-872-1636 or BrendasCatRescue.org if you can adopt or foster Sasha or any […]

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