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Adopt-a-Pet Aug 9

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Enba Enba has the most gorgeous baby blue eyes. This 8-year-old is perfect best friend material; he’s outgoing, curious, and so very sweet. Enba is FIV+, which is a cat-only auto-immune condition, but he is expected to live a long, healthy life with routine veterinary ...

 
 

Adopt-a-Pet Aug. 2

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Walker Sweet, playful, and snuggly — Walker’s got it all. This adorable 4-month-old has lots of spunk and enjoys romping around with the other puppies in the playpen. He’s also all about belly rubs and kisses. Walker is dog and kid friendly. Since he’s a puppy still ...

 

Travel Made Easy: Traveling partners

When you acknowledge that you have some “issues” in mobility, hearing, medical or just getting older, I strongly suggest you travel with another person. In my case, I am fortunate to a have a great husband who is most often my traveling partner. But I have traveled with a sibling, colleague or friend, someone who is aware of my limitations and is there to provide a ...

 

Adopt-a-Pet July 26

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Cory Cory may be small in size, but he is large in charisma. This low-riding 9-month-old has a love for adventure, and he’s got plenty of energy to accompany hikes or runs. Cory likes to keep his mind sharp and he benefits greatly from learning new tricks and commands. ...

 

Adopt-a-Pet July 19

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Brownie Brownie is an exuberant 7-year old looking for a family that loves adventure. He’s the perfect dog for a fitness fanatic; he loves going for walks or runs, as well as playing a game of fetch. When he’s hanging out at home, he’s a big snuggler that loves belly rubs. ...

 

Adopt-a-Pet July 12

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Isick Isick is a quiet, easy going kitty who would love a big windowsill to spend his days relaxing. This 4-year-old cutie is a bit reserved when meeting new people, so he just needs a bit of love and patience to help him feel more comfortable. Isick has lived with ...

 

Adopt-a-Pet July 5

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Bubba Bubba is a handsome 9-year-old who lives life with a positive outlook even after losing the only home he knew. Bubba enjoys the simple things in life, like feeling the warm sun on his face and playing with a new toy. This sweet boy asks to meet with any resident dogs ...

 

Travel Made Easy: Strategy

I miss those “freewheeling, let’s just see what happens” kind of trips. The ones where you start out the day just seeing where it goes — you may have done that kind of trip at one time. I did. But not anymore; I need a travel strategy. Actually I need a life strategy but here I’m focusing on a travel strategy. The strategies could include wheelchair assistance at ...

 

Adopt-a-Pet June 28

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Lilly Lilly is a fun-loving 6-year old with the heart of a puppy. Her love for giving kisses is just one of her many heartwarming features, along with her adorable markings and floppy ears. Lilly is a total sweetheart, and she just asks for a home with older children (8+) ...

 

Court approval now required for land seizure

Late Friday, the Pennsylvania legislature passed House Bill 2468 by wide margins and today Governor Wolf signed it into law. The new law will require that entities like school districts and local governments seek court approval before taking property by eminent domain if that property is under conservation easement. The legislation was prompted by two instances in ...

 

Adopt-a-Pet June 21

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Mamie Mamie is a gorgeous tabby who is waiting for the right person to love unconditionally. This sweet girl is affectionate on her own time, and she’ll let you know when she’d prefer to entertain herself. Mamie is friendly with folks of all ages, and she hopes to be an ...