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Travel Made Easy: Acceptance

Two places in the world that have always captured my attention: The Blarney Stone and the Taj Mahal. Yeah, I know pretty disparate interests but these my places. Everybody gets to have their own places and these are mine. In my life, I’ve been pretty lucky to see both of these places. My way of seeing these places is not the same as what others have experienced, but ...

 
 

Adopt-a-Pet: Dec. 28

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Muffin Man Who could resist a kitty named Muffin Man?  This elder gent is about 10 years old and just as sweet and soft as a muffin. He’s a total cuddler who will also chat with you in his soft voice.  He would be the perfect cat for your lap during winter naps. Muffin Man ...

 

Adopt-a-Pet: Dec. 21

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Taz Taz lives life as a puppy in a big dog’s body. This 1-year old is tons of fun and enjoys playing with other dogs. Taz also aims to please, so he’s doing well in his training at the shelter. He’d love a family like him – active adults and older kids who live life to its ...

 

Adopt-a-Pet Dec. 12

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Peaches A gorgeous dilute tortie, 5-year-old Peaches is as sweet as her name. She’s quiet in her cage, but when shown a little love, she shows the true lapcat inside. Peaches would prefer a quiet adult home in which to blossom. Peaches can be adopted through Friday, Dec. ...

 

Adopt-a-Pet: Dec. 7

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Talon Talon may be 8 years old, but he’s proof age is just a number. Talon is chipper and loves to play, plus he’s eager to please so is easy to train. Talon enjoys people big and small, so he’d be a nice fit for a home with kids. He’d prefer to be the only fur-member of ...

 

Critter time at BRM

Ten thousand handmade critters – made by 130 volunteers – are on sale today through Sunday at the Brandywine River Museum’s annual Holiday Critter Sale. The critters, environmentally friendly Christmas decorations for both tabletop and the tree, have been a tradition at the museum for the last 46 years. The annual sale is held from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day and ...

 

Adopt-a-Pet for Nov. 30

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Ma Dukes Not only is Ma Dukes adorable, she has a charming personality to match.  This outgoing four-year old loves playtime, especially with laser pointers, and when it comes to snuggle time, she has a purr that will melt your heart. Ma Dukes is a great all-around cat who ...

 

Travel Made Easy: Go now

First, here come the excuses: You are too old, you have a mobility issue, and you don’t have the flexibility you used to have with food or time change. Pick one or all of the above for an answer. Now, some advice: It’s time to get moving and do the things you’ve always wanted to do but put off for a multitude of reasons.  Can you travel the way you used to? Maybe ...

 

Adopt-a-Pet: Nov. 23

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Barnes Barnes plays a good straight face for such a silly boy, and he keeps a sense of humor despite being one of our longest residents. And he’s so smart. He knows his basic commands, he has mastered clicker training, he’s a great walking companion, and he seems like a ...

 

Adopt-a-Pet for Nov. 16

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Trixie  Trixie is the sweetest little darling you’re going to meet.  She’s silly, chatty, and a total love bug.  And 7 years old is just a number to her, as she’s got quite the spring in her step and enjoys going on walks. Trixie loves kids and has done well with the dogs ...

 

Adopt-a-Pet: Nov. 9

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Bizzy Bizzy is a total busybody, a gorgeous, long-legged social butterfly. She's gentle, enjoys being held and loves people. She'd make a great companion to fit into most homes. This 2-year old has a “pay what you want” adoption fee through Sunday, Nov. 12. King Some ...