Starving dog found locked in basement

elaine | June 15, 2012

A malnourished dog in Pennsylvania was rescued from a flea-infestedĀ  basement last week and is receiving around-the-clock critical care at the Delco SPCA, according to spokesperson Justina Calgiano.
Workers called to repair a burst water heater last Tuesday found Precious, a 3-year old black pit bull terrier mix, in the feces-covered basement . She weighed 19 [...]

3 new breeds join the AKC

elaine | June 30, 2010

The American Kennel Club is adding the Cane Corso, Icelandic Sheepdog and Leonberger as the 165th, 166th, and167th AKC recognized breeds.
The Icelandic Sheepdog will join the herding group while both the Cane Corso and Leonberger will join the working Group
The new breeds became eligible for AKC registration on June 1, 2010 and are eligible for [...]