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Influx In Animals Has Beaver Co. Shelter Pleading For Help, Donations

The Beaver County Humane Society is in urgent need of donations.
This month, dozens of animals were dropped off at the shelter – many more than they’re used to caring for. And it’s hitting them financially.

06/21/2015

Humane Society of Westmoreland County

Westmoreland County Humane Society Running Out of Space

The Westmoreland County Humane Society says it is running out of kennel space and they need help.

03/05/2015

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Doggie Dip in Dormont

You can help your pooch cool off this Labor Day by taking a dip in the Dormont Pool.

09/01/2014

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Motorists Rescue Small Dog On The Loose In Fort Pitt Tunnel

Traffic in the Fort Pitt Tunnel was brought to a halt during the morning commute because of a small dog on the loose.

06/02/2014

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Locals Help Homeless, Pets Out In Cold Weather

With temperatures dipping into single digits most people stay indoors, but Mike Sallows is not most people.

01/21/2014

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Pet Owners Upset Over Delays In Burials, Pet Cemetery Closure

A local woman says she paid for her pet to be laid to rest, but it has yet to do so.

12/03/2013

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Several Cats Rescued, But 4 Other Animals Found Dead In Abandoned Home

Authorities have issued a warrant for a Westmoreland County woman after several animals, both dead and alive, were found in the abandoned home she used to live in.

09/04/2013

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New Pet Food Stamps Program Gaining Popularity

If you are struggling to buy food and supplies for your pets, there may be help for you. Pet food stamps are gaining in popularity.

KDKA-TV–02/27/2013

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Officials Advising Owners To Watch Dogs Closely In McKeesport

Western Pennsylvania Humane Society officials and a local veterinarian are advising dog owners in McKeesport to keep a close eye on their pets.

06/20/2012

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2 More Dogs Sickened In McKeesport

It’s now believed two more dogs may have been poisoned in McKeesport. Dave Bowling says his two pit bull pups, Max and Caesar, began shaking and got sick.

06/19/2012

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Horses, Dog Rescued From Saltsburg Farm

Nearly a dozen horses were removed from a local farm. The horses were living in a field behind a home in Saltsburg. Humane agents say they were severely underweight and had nothing but grass to eat.

05/10/2012

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Mad At Phil? Here’s How To Co-Exist With Groundhogs

KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to the Humane Society’s Laura Simon on how to live peacefully beside invading groundhogs.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/02/2012

Western PA Humane Society

To learn more information about adopting a pet, visit the Humane Society’s website, wpahumane.com.

09/21/2011

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Meet Hector, One Of Michael Vick’s Former Fighting Pit Bulls

KDKA AM’s Larry Richert talks to Hector’s owner about this special rehabilitated dog live in studio.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/09/2011