Wyndmoor group saves Bella, who ate 30 pieces of gum!

Pets | September 14th, 2018 | Leave a comment

by Marianne Iaquinto In April, a happy, healthy 15-pound Bella, 10 years old, unzipped her mom’s handbag, which was on the kitchen counter, and ate about 30 pieces of chewing gum, which contained Xylitol. She was hospitalized and treated, and she miraculously survived. (Bella’s mom, Jennifer, is a Conshohocken resident who requested that her last […]

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Dog in Hurricane Katrina movie swimming happily here

Pets | August 24th, 2018 | Leave a comment

by Erick Redwood Like people, our canine companions are much easier to teach when they appreciate their life and when their anxiety is minimized … Rewards are a form of nurturing, and there three basic types: physical, verbal and food. Physical rewards can include a massage (which is as appreciated and healthful for canines as […]

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Pet adoptions, August 23

Pets | August 23rd, 2018 | Leave a comment

HE’S A SWEETHEART: Cooper is currently available at Heartland Golden Retriever Rescue (heartlandgoldenrescue.org). He is about 3-4 years of age. He is housebroken, very good with other dogs and cats and is responsive to basic commands such as sit, stay and down. He has a very sweet disposition. For more details, visit tucker2350@aol.com. Vet references […]

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Cat adoptions, August 9

Pets | August 9th, 2018 | Leave a comment

FROSTBITTEN KITTEN: Shiloh is a two-year-old calico who needs a quiet home and preferably can be an only cat. She was found on a busy road as a frostbitten kitten, so it takes her awhile to trust humans. She is totally vetted and hoping someone will help her forget her rocky start in life. Contact […]

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Pet adoptions, August 2

Pets | August 2nd, 2018 | Leave a comment

GENTLE AND LOVING: Blackie is one super sweet boy, about 5 years old, whose human just died, leaving him and his friends in need of rescue. Blackie is gentle and loving and would make an outstanding companion pet. He is totally vetted. Contact BrendasCatRescue.org at 215-872-1636. THEY NEED HELP: Sam’s Hope, a non-profit in Wyndmoor […]

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Cat adoptions, July 26

Pets | July 27th, 2018 | Leave a comment

ABANDONED BUT LOVING: George is a one-year-old gray white tabby who was dumped at a pet store. Despite his abandonment, George remains loving and playful. He’d love a home to snuggle with someone forever! George is vetted and ready for adoption. For more information: GDeNofa@aol.com RESCUED FROM ‘HIGH’ GUY: This is Patrick. “We literally got […]

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Pet adoptions, July 19

Pets | July 19th, 2018 | Leave a comment

LOVABLE MUNCHIE is a seven-year-old healthy FIV+ marmalade tabby who has been patiently waiting for a home since he was surrendered in February. Watch the video at https://youtu.be/Z_69SH59Xmk and fall in love with this gentle gent! Munchie is vetted and ready for adoption. Contact Gdenofa@aol.com 21-CARAT GOLDEN: This sweet 5-year-old Golden Doodle needs a home. […]

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Hill ‘manic menace’ bullies bulldozers, bikers, trucks

Pets | July 7th, 2018 | Leave a comment

by Rod Bartchy Our seven-year-old daughter, Suzanna, wanted a dog. Hey, we all did. The result was Cassie, an innocent little border collie puppy. But was the innocence a scam? She gnawed at the metal partitions in her crate. She nipped at my daughter’s heels with sharp puppy teeth, relentlessly herding her, in tears, into […]

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