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  • Adopt A Pet: Nyla

    Did you know November is National Adopt a Senior Pet Month? Meet Nyla, a 14-year-old tortoise shell cat! If you’re someone who isn’t ready for the responsibility that comes along with a young kitten, Nyla is perfect for you. She’s very laid back and has gotten along great with other people and cats she has lived with. The shelter describes her as a lap cat who is very cuddly and chatty. Although she is a senior pet, the vets took […]

  • Adopt A Pet: Denali

    As we enter the holiday season, many of us have a lot to be thankful for. This adorable pup is thankful for a second chance. Denali, a six-year-old Collie Shepherd mix , was found by Diamonds in the Ruff as a stray. After his rescue, he was in need of some help. Denali was incredibly thin and suffering from some hair issues. Well now he’s been nursed back to health and is doing really well. With a fuller belly and fresh […]

  • The National Dog Show Visits PHL17

    Calling all dog lovers! Are you looking for something fun to do this weekend? Well here’s your chance to be surrounded by a ton of talented dogs! The National Dog Show is coming to Philadelphia. This is the perfect event to kick off the holiday season and all proceeds go towards a variety of canine-related causes. One of the superstars visited our studio and gave us a sneak peak. Check him out! It’s all taking place at the Greater Philadelphia Expo […]

  • The National Treasury Employees Union: Mythbusters Campaign

    There are many misconceptions about government employees and we caught up with the president of The National Treasury Employees Union, Tony Reardon, for the scoop. NTEU or The National Treasury Employees Union is comprised of about 150 thousand employees in 31 different federal agencies. Tony says “They are in every community and state across this country and you know they drop kids off at school just like other Americans and they shop in the same grocery store and they’re middle […]

  • Adopt A Pet: Pinky

    As the colder winter months approach, everyone is looking for a cuddle buddy! You won’t find a softer companion than Pinky. Pinky is a four-year-old domestic short hair. He was brought into ACCT Philly as a stray after a good samaritan found him wandering. He has a beautiful shaded coat with white paws and is very responsive. He loves to be held and would be great for a family looking for an attentive cat to cuddle up on the couch […]

  • Adopt A Pet: Cujo

    Don’t be scared… This Cujo is no Hollywood Horror, he’s quite the opposite actually! Though their looks might be similar, this Cujo is sweet and cuddly. He’s got the softest fur and he loves to snuggle. This three year old mix is everything from a little King Charles Cavalier Spaniel to Terrier and he might have a little Pug in him. He came in as a stray but is thought he have had a loving family at some point. He’s looking […]

  • Adopt A Pet: Rocky

    There is no better cat for Philadelphia than Rocky! Rocky is full of love and energy. He has a beautiful black coat with gorgeous green eyes and loves to cuddle. He is a great size and guaranteed to keep you warm over the winter. He is looking for a family that will give him the same love and attention that he gives others. For more information on Rocky, visit ACCT Philly.

  • Adopt A Pet: Chronic

    This week we introduce you to Chronic, a nine-year-old pit mix with the energy of a puppy! Chronic is a diamond in the rough. He’s looking for a new home after being rescued by the SPCA from a neglectful situation. He’s a bit shy at first, but despite his rough past he is nothing short of sweet and lovable. Chronic would do best in a home that gives him time to relax with a lot of understanding and love. He […]

  • Happy Halloween from PHL17!

    Our Morning News team certainly dressed up for the occasion on this spooky day! For more on Bucks County’s most dizzying haunt, head to Croydon Haunted Hallows Facebook Event. The event starts tonight at 6:30. From all of us here at PHL17, we wish you a Happy Halloween and a boo-tiful day!

  • Adopt A Pet: Casper

    Just in time for Halloween, Casper joins us in studio for Meow Monday! Casper the Friendly Cat is seven years old, but don’t let his age fool you. He’s as active and playful as a kitten. He’s on the hunt for a home that can keep up with him because he’s always ready to play. Wand toys and laser pointers are a must. Don’t miss out on ACCT Philly’s special “Howl”-oween “Spook”-tacular event. During the event, all adult pets’ adoption fees are […]