Monthly Archives: September 2006

CPAA & SPCA TEAM UP FOR SPAY/NEUTER/VACCINES

During the month of August 2006, Central Pennsylvania Animal Alliance (CPAA) of Harrisburg provided York County SPCA with a maximum grant of $2,000 to spay/neuter and vaccinate stray, outdoor domestic and feral felines for the City of York. Fifty-three felines … Continue reading

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POLICE DOG REMEMBERED

Dax, a police dog who worked with York Area Regional Police Department in York County, PA, died of natural causes April 30, York Township’s fall newsletter reported. Dax had served as a patrol/narcotics detection dog with Cpl. G. Kenneth Schollenberger, … Continue reading

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BEWARE OF POLYURETHANE GLUE

Since 2005, the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center has managed more than 135 cases involving exposure to adhesives containing diphenylmethane diisocyanate, such as polyurethane glue. “A dog consuming even small amounts of adhesive containing diphenylmethane diisocyanate can experience serious problems, … Continue reading

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HOUSE PASSES HORSE SLAUGHTER PREVENTION ACT

On Thursday, Sept. 7, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act (H.R. 503) by a vote of 263-146. To ensure final passage of this vital legislation, contact your U.S. Senators today and urge them to … Continue reading

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‘CROCODILE HUNTER’ DIES

Steve Irwin, the Australian television personality and environmentalist known for his encounters with some of the world’s most dangerous animals, was killed Monday during a diving expedition after a stingray barb pierced his chest. He was 44. Read more: Associated … Continue reading

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