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Madonna Tickets Fetch Record $100,000 to Help Dogs

August 15th, 2012
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Two longtime supporters of a Pennsylvania animal shelter successfully bid $100,000 for four tickets to Madonna's concert  August 28 in Philadelphia.  The tickets, donated by jewelry designer Susan Rosen, were part of a special auction to benefit Main Line Animal Rescue's anti-puppy mill campaigns and the shelter's new training center in Chester County, PA. Nick Adams and Dee Silvers' winning ...

How to Celebrate Earth Day With Your Dog

April 22nd, 2012
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Today is Earth Day, and you can celebrate it by reducing your pup's paw print on the earth. Here are some suggestions you can follow today and throughout the year. 1. Get a “recycled” dog. Adopting dogs saves lives! Giving a great home to a homeless pet is an incredibly rewarding way to save the planet. If you aren’t on the market for ...

Dogs that deserve an Academy Award

February 26th, 2012
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"Slumdog Millionaire." "Dog Day Afternoon." "Children of a Lesser Dog." Over the years, more than a couple of films with “dog” in the title (OK, maybe not that last one) have emerged as Oscar heavyweights, but none, alas, has actually featured pooches in prominent roles. For shame! 2011 was a bit different for cinematic canines, however, as a handful of ...

“Sylvia” – A Play about a Stray Who Comes to Stay

November 21st, 2011
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“Sylvia” is a story about recent empty nesters, Greg and Kate, who have just moved back to Manhattan after 22 years in the suburbs. Greg finds Sylvia, a dog played by a human. When this street-smart stray lab/poodle mix jumps onto his lap in the park, he takes her home, much to the chagrin of his wife, Kate. This starts a very ...

October Is Adopt A Shelter Dog Month

October 1st, 2011

If you've been thinking about adding a dog to your family, this is a great time to go to your local animal shelter and see what pups are eagerly awaiting a loving home. Millions of dogs each year do not find that forever home they so much want. Adopting a pet from your local animal shelter helps not only the canines, but shopping for one ...