Heroic Pigeons

By Elissa Katz, President, Humane PA PAC During World War I, a pigeon named Cher Ami flew for the US Army Signal Corp in France, and served on the front lines ...

Presenting Humane PA’s 2018 General Election Endorsements!

Humane PA is pleased to present its recommendations for Pennsylvania state offices in the upcoming general election on Tuesday, November 6th: Humane PA 2018 Endorsements In a  statewide poll, 86 percent ...

As Summer Winds Down, We Wind Up!

Summer will soon be coming to an end:  return – to – school sales are in full swing, and final pool, beach and vacation times are upon us. The days ...


Triumphs, Tribulations and Tethering

With the onset of The Polar Vortex and plummeting temperatures, social media ...

An Open Letter to PA’s Animal Lovers About the Election

Congratulations Pennsylvania animal lovers! Your vote and your efforts made a real ...

Youth and Animals Have a Political Voice in PA

Guest Blog by Kira Golub I am seventeen years old and have ...

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The Battle to end PA Puppy Mills – Marking the 10 Year Anniversary of Act 119.

Guest Blog by Amy Worden In July 2008, two Berks County kennel owners were ordered by state dog wardens to treat their infested dogs for fleas. Instead the breeders took their shotguns and opened fire on their dogs as they cowered in their rabbit hutches. In the end, the bodies of more than 80 small […]

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We Can– and Must – Elect a More Humane PA

The midterm election is important for so many varied reasons, but for all of us at Humane PA, and for all of you who care about the humane treatment of animals, the midterm election is our opportunity to change the political landscape for animals in our state.  It is our opportunity to elect into office […]

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Humane PA PAC – and YOU!

As the general election gets closer, you will be hearing a lot from Humane PA PAC. This is an election of great possibilities in Pennsylvania, and we want to maximize the opportunity to improve the political landscape for animals in Pennsylvania the next legislative session. We are committed to electing the most humane legislature ever: lawmakers […]

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The Bark that Bites

  By Representative Todd Stephens Elected officials answer to their constituents, it’s the core of the job. All day long we, and our staff, field phone calls, letters, emails, social media posts, and even the occasional fax; filled with issues large and small which matter to our community. We respond as quickly as we can […]

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