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  • Adopt A Pet: Bailey

    Our Mum Of The Week is Bailey! This 9-month-old is full of life and ready for her forever home. Bailey is definitely a mutt, the shelter thinks she a mix between a Labrador Retriever, Shepherd, Shar Pei, and maybe a little mix of Chow Chow. This puppy is full of energy and would make a perfect addition to any active home, where she can go for lots of runs and hikes. Bailey also knows some commands, she sits when told and if you […]

  • Adopt A Pet: Marci

    This incredibly sweet Corso Mix named Marci is our lady for this week’s Mums and Mutts. This four year old cutie gets along with everyone, even cats! All of her puppies have been adopted but now its her time to find a forever home. Marci is incredibly sweet, very gentle, listens very well, and love treats. She fully grown, has all of her shots and is ready to go. She is currently at Morris Animal Refuge where they say she is so lovable […]

  • Adopt A Pet: Vista!

    This handsome tabby named Vista is our guy for this week’s Meow Monday! Vista got his name from where he was found… Vista Street in Holmesburg, PA. A good Samaritan found Vista on that street and knew he needed to help. After some TLC and some medication given by the folks at the Animal Care Control Team of Philadelphia (ACCT Philly), Vista is ready for his forever home! This 9-month-old tabby kitten is curious and playful but really enjoys a good scratch behind his ears. […]

  • Adopt a Pet: Chelsea and Romeo

    Mother and son, Chelsea and Romeo are our two cuties for this week’s Meow Monday! Chelsea is a 4-year-old orange Tabby that was given up for adoption when someone with cat allergies moved into her owner’s home. She is absolutely beautiful and loves to take extra long naps! Romeo is about 2-years-old. He is Chelsea’s old roommate and workers at the shelter believe that he’s Chelsea’s son. You can see the striking resemblance between the two. Now the folks at ACCT Philly would love to see […]

  • Adopt A Pet: Sully

    Sully is our guy for this week’s Mums & Mutts! Sully is a one-year-old Jack Russell Terrier. As you might expect, he’s got plenty of energy. He’s a southern gentleman, picked up as a stray in Kentucky! The staff at Saved Me Rescue in Philadelphia says Sully is sweet, social and full of fun. For more information on how to adopt Sully visit Saved Me Rescue!

  • Bridging the Tech Skills Gap

    These days companies are struggling to find employees who are as tech savvy as the workforce demands. There’s a clear technical skills gap that employers and educators are working to bridge. According to one nonprofit dedicated to expanding access to computer science, there are more than 500,000 open computing jobs nationwide. Randi Zuckerberg, founder and CEO of Zuckerberg Media recently joined a group at Austin’s South by Southwest education conference to address concerns surrounding the tech skills gap. “I’m really flattered […]

  • Adopt a Pet: Tinkerbell

    Add some magic to your life with ACCT Philly’s Tinkerbell! Tinkerbell is a mature, eight-year-old cat who is perfect for any home! She’s looking for a new home because her previous owner unfortunately passed away. She’s been well-cared for, trained and is as lovable as can be. She’s a tortoise shell and Tabby cat mix. Look at those big green eyes! Let’s help Tinkerbell get adopted! For more information on her, click here.

  • Adopt A Pet: Bella!

    Happy Meow Monday! Meet our latest kitten Bella. Bella is five months old and full of life. She loves to play and is ready to make someone very, very happy. She’s unique because she has a dilute tortoiseshell coat, a trait only female cats can have. Her personality is super playful, but it’s important to note that she also has a great temperament. She’s the best of both worlds! Bella is at ACCT Philly and is looking for a forever […]

  • Adopt A Pet: Helen!

    Mums & Mutts is back and this week we introduce you to Helen! Helen, aka the Queen Bee, is a Pitt mix from Street Tails Animal Rescue. At just three years old, Helen is completely deaf but that doesn’t stop her from getting along great with everyone. She also knows sign language commands! Helen loves to stay active and snuggle in her diva ways. At the shelter, she goes on frequent runs and anyone will tell you she will be the most loyal and […]

  • Adopt A Pet: Rocky!

    Mums & Mutts is back and this week we introduce you to Rocky! Rocky is a five-year-old Chihuahua that was found as a stray on the streets. He’s very calm, sweet and loves to be cuddled and held. He is also neutered, up to date on shots and microchipped. The little guy is great with other dogs and would do well in a family with older children. For more information on adopting Rocky or other great pets head over to […]