Philly Pet Guide

2017-10-05T17:36:10+00:00August 4th, 2017|

Vets VCA Cat Hospital of Philadelphia 226 S 20th St Philadelphia, PA 19103 Phone: (215) 567-6446 Fax: (215) 567-7735 https://vcahospitals.com/cat-hospital-of-philadelphia Located in historic Rittenhouse Square, VCA Cat Hospital of Philadelphia has been serving the Center City community for over 40 years. We are feline experts - our doctors and technicians pursue continuing education in feline [...]

Happening Pets: Finding Furever Homes for Philly’s Animals in Need

2017-01-10T10:22:46+00:00January 10th, 2017|

Meet Guy! Photo Credit: John Warren Guy is a 6-year-old Pit Bull Mix looking for a home preferably with an experienced dog owner.  He has been at the Morris Animal Refuge since December 17th, which is a pretty long time for him.  The refuge is also in great need of finding homes for [...]

5 Tips for Adopting a Pet this Holiday Season

2016-12-06T12:11:06+00:00December 6th, 2016|

A pet can make a household feel a lot more like a home.  There is nothing like coming home to a wagging tail or a loving purr.  They make us laugh everyday and are even known to reduce stress, but adopting a pet is a major responsibility.  Many families feel that the Holiday's are a [...]

Happening Pets: Finding Furever Homes for Philly’s Animals in Need

2016-12-05T13:06:39+00:00December 5th, 2016|

Meet Lilly! Lilly is about 2 years old and is currently the longest running resident at the PAWS Northeast adoption center.  At the end of January Lilly will have been at the center for one full year, which is a very long time to wait for a fur-ever home.  Lilly is sweet, affectionate, and funny! [...]

Photo Recap: Liberty Lands Fall Festival

2016-10-30T20:51:50+00:00October 30th, 2016|

The weather was beautiful today for the Liberty Lands Fall and Halloween Festival in Northern Liberties today.  Philadelphia families were out and about celebrating the holiday and we were there to capture some of the fun!  

Meet your 2016 Movers & Shakers: Jen Leary

2016-11-15T17:39:25+00:00October 13th, 2016|

Philly Happening has been hard at work naming the top 10 Movers and Shakers of 2016 and the much anticipated list is out! We’re taking the opportunity to shine the spotlight on each one of the amazing people who made this year's list. Jen Leary is the founder of the Red Paw Emergency Relief Team. Her [...]

Happening Pets: Finding Furever Homes for Philly’s Animals in Need

2016-09-22T13:12:33+00:00September 22nd, 2016|

Meet Brad Pit! It looks like both Brad Pitt and Brad Pit are looking for new homes this month!  This Brad Pit, however, is an adorable 2-4 year old Pit Bull quite possibly mixed with Boxer.  He was originally found as a stray then returned to a city shelter from a home that had another [...]

Phasinating Philly Phacts: History of the Clydesdale Horses

2016-08-30T13:39:07+00:00August 30th, 2016|

They may not have a history specific to Philadelphia but since the Clydesdale horses have been making their rounds in our town this week it seemed like a great time to talk about them.  The Anheuser-Busch Brewing Company is the main sponsor for the ever-popular Made in America Concert which will be on the parkway [...]

Happening Pets: Finding Furever Homes for Philly’s Animals in Need

2016-08-21T16:59:25+00:00August 21st, 2016|

This month we'd like to introduce you to Napoleon.  Don't let his name confuse you, though he may share some personality traits of the famous Emperor, his stature is quite the opposite.  Weighing in at nearly 15 pounds, Napoleon has been described as "the jock in school who wants to rough-house when he feels like [...]

Happening Pets: Finding Furever Homes for Philly’s Animals in Need

2016-07-27T20:34:45+00:00July 27th, 2016|

Meet Autumn! Autumn is currently living at the PAWS Northeast Adoption Center and she would love to find a fur-ever home or even a foster family to spend a few weeks with!  She is a 1-2 year old Pit Bull Terrier Mixed with a short coat and a smile for days. Autumn loves people so [...]