Archive | October, 2013

PA lawmakers rally for pro-pet bills

Amy Worden, Inquirer Staff Writer, writes the Philly Dawg blog for The Philadelphia Inquirer. With her permission we are reposting her blog about the Dog Rally and a raft of anti-cruelty bills being pushed!      Two dog loving lawmakers unveiled a package of bills Tuesday to protect pets against animal cruelty. The five-bill package, announced at a press conference […]

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Volunteers Rock! An Interview with Humane PA Coordinator Lynn Porada

Meet Humane PA Coordinator Lynn Porada – who stumbled into getting politically active with Humane PA with a click of a mouse a year ago and was immediately hooked on helping build a political voice for animals in her district!  Lynn’s local paper just featured her in  Familiar Faces Friday in the Punxsutawney Spirit! Humane PA: […]

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Speeding up the Wheels of Politics

Blog by Humane PA President, Elissa Katz The wheels of politics are often slow and frustrating. It can take years for a bill to wind its way through the legislature and to be enacted into law.  So many introduced bills go nowhere – bills that all of us know could be enormously helpful to ending […]

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Bring Your Dog to Harrisburg Rally!

In recognition of Adopt a Shelter Pet Week in Pennsylvania, Senators Rich Alloway II (R-33) and Andy Dinniman (D-19) will hold a press conference on Tuesday, October 22 to announce a package of bills to protect pets. The senators will announce the pet protection package during a press conference at 11 a.m., followed by a […]

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