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  • Tyrique Hall
  • The man who intentionally set a cat on fire in Olney was sentenced to up to 23 months in jail.
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philadelphia news, olney news, pets, fire, spca, local/state
  • The death of a 10-year-old San Diego boy from an infection he reportedly got from his pet rat prompted his family to sue Petco.
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pets, children, petco, california, national/world
  • A second man has been convicted of setting a cat on fire in Olney last November.
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philadelphia news, spca, olney news, pets, fire, local/state
  • Campbell with Lieutenant Stephen Paslawski
  • A Philadelphia firefighter has adopted a cat that was set on fire earlier this month in the Olney section of Philadelphia.
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philadelphia news, olney news, pets, fire, spca, local/state
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  • An Arizona animal shelter has a rather large cat on its hands.
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arizona, animals, pets, trending
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  • Paws will be in the pews at a Maryland church next Sunday.
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maryland, animals, pets, trending
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  • A litter of kittens has found a cozy home in the least cozy of places - a maximum-security prison in upstate New York.
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new york, pets, trending
  • Tyrique Hall
  • One of two men arrested for setting a cat on fire last November pleaded guilty to the crime today.
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philadelphia news, spca, olney news, pets, fire, local/state
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  • An Ohio woman made fliers offering a case of beer and a pack of cigarettes as a reward for finding her lost dog - and it worked.
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ohio, dogs, pets, trending
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  • A cat that spent at least three winter days in a northwest Ohio drainpipe has been rescued after initially refusing attempts to lure it out with tuna, the classic call of "here, kitty, kitty" and even a cellphone app that meowed.
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ohio, animal rescue, animals, pets, trending
  • Police in Lancaster are searching for whoever stuffed two puppies in a blue backpack and left them to die on one of the coldest days of the year.
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pets, spca, lancaster county news, pennsylvania news, local/state
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  • They didn't want to break up the pair - and because of that, a couple in western Indiana now has two dogs in their home.
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indiana, dogs, animals, adoption, pets, trending
  • Campbell with Lieutenant Stephen Paslawski
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News' Alicia Vitarelli
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philadelphia news, olney news, pets, fire, spca, local/state
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  • It's custody battle over a poodle.
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michigan, animals, pets, trending
  • Tyrique Hall
  • Two suspects have been charged in the burning of a cat in the Olney section of Philadelphia last week.
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philadelphia news, olney news, pets, fire, spca, local/state
  • Tyrique Hall
  • A suspect has been identified in the burning of a cat in the Olney section of Philadelphia earlier this week.
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philadelphia news, olney news, pets, fire, spca, local/state
  • Tyrique Hall
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News' Rick Williams
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philadelphia news, olney news, pets, fire, spca, local/state
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  • Bubba the pot-bellied pig isn't being ordered to scram just yet.
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california, animals, pets, trending
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  • A Superstorm Sandy survivor has a new home.
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new york, new york city, animals, pets, hurricane sandy, trending
  • The SPCA wants to talk to two men caught on surveillance video shortly after a cat was burned over 60 percent of its body.
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philadelphia news, olney news, pets, fire, spca, local/state
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  • Donna Grimsley vows Bubba the pig will stay.
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california, animals, pets, trending
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  • A Montana man who painstakingly gathered and reassembled parts of five $100 bills eaten by his golden retriever has been reimbursed by the U.S. Treasury for the "mutt-ilated" currency.
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montana, animals, money, dogs, pets, trending
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  • A slow-speed chase is underway for Zip, a missing 50-pound pet tortoise.
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georgia, animals, pets, trending
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  • It's a class for those who are scared of flying -- complete with Hollywood special effects.
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california, los angeles, air travel, animals, pets, trending
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  • Who says superheroes aren't real?
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west virginia, animal rescue, animals, pets, batman, trending
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  • Pumbaa the pot-bellied pig is now back home.
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oregon, animals, pets, trending
  • A couple from Montgomery County is mourning the death of their pet who was killed by a hit and run driver.
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pennsylvania news, montgomery county news, hit and run, pets, dogs, local/state
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  • When the engine of their tuna boat exploded last week, owners Mark and Cynthia Schneider had no choice but to jump into the ocean and leave behind their two cats on the doomed vessel.
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oregon, animals, pets, trending
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  • Usually it's cats who end up being stuck up trees and in need of rescue.
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iowa, dogs, pets, trending
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  • A lot of people believe cats have 9 lives.
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wisconsin, animals, pets, trending
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  • South Florida firefighters came to the rescue of a dog that traveled 5 miles while trapped under the hood of a car.
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florida, automobiles, dogs, pets, trending
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  • Eric Hough is getting his dog back.
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california, los angeles, animals, pets, trending
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  • Ever look eye-to-eye at an emu?
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pennsylvania, animals, wildlife preservation, pets, trending
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  • Usually when you think of catwalk drama, it involves a supermodel or two.
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colorado, animals, pets, trending
  • Tips for Pet Care Savings
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lifestyle, money saving, online saving, pets, saving with 6abc, amy buckman
  • A Northern California couple might be able to blame this one on the dog.
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california, animals, dogs, food, fire, pets, bizarre bazaar
  • If at first you don't succeed, wipe the slobber off and try again.
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iowa, animals, dogs, pets, bizarre bazaar
  • A Great Falls man who lost his macaw in a divorce more than five years ago has been reunited with the bird, thanks to an observant friend.
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montana, animals, pets, divorce, bizarre bazaar
  • Security screeners at a Honolulu courthouse noticed something moving inside a defendant's bag as it passed through an X-ray machine earlier this week.
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hawaii, animals, pets, bizarre bazaar
  • Saving with 6abc - Action News at 4
  • We've got ways to save for pet owners and motorcycle riders.
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pets, motorcycles, 6at4, saving with 6abc
  • Saving with 6abc - Action News at 4
  • Click play to watch Nydia Han's report
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6at4, pets, motorcycles, 6abc action news at 4
  • An obese stray cat found wandering six months ago near Dallas has slimmed down to 34 pounds and been adopted by the veterinarian overseeing his care.
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dallas, texas, animals, pets, bizarre bazaar
  • A St. Louis-area animal shelter has found a home for a 37-pound cat named Biscuit. It even found him a sympathetic shoulder to meow on.
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missouri, animals, pets, bizarre bazaar
  • Click play to watch Eva Pilgrim's report
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6at4, pennsylvania, animals, pets, chester county, 6abc action news at 4
  • Gabriel Pilotti
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News
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pennsylvania, animals, pets, chester county, 6at4, local/state
  • Can't get rid of that paunch?
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chicago, illinois, animals, dogs, pets, weight loss, bizarre bazaar
  • Gabriel Pilotti
  • A Chester County man has been charged in the killing of his neighbor's dogs.
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pennsylvania, animals, pets, chester county, 6at4, local/state
  • Stewie the Cat, the longest domestic cat in the world at more than 4 feet long from nose to tail, has died.
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nevada, animals, pets, bizarre bazaar
  • Health officials say four people in northwest Georgia have been exposed to rabies by a pet llama.
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georgia, animals, pets, rabies, bizarre bazaar
  • An Oregon man who loves beer and loves his dog has concocted some hooch for the pooch.
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oregon, animals, beer, dogs, pets, bizarre bazaar