Philly Pet Guide

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

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! [...]

Meet your 2016 Movers & Shakers: Jen Leary

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

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

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

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

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 [...]