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State Officials Seek Pennsylvania’s First Dog License Fee Increase in 25 Years | Local News

Touring as the state’s dog guard supervisor, Megan Horst said she’s collected horror stories from negligent dog owners and breeders in southeastern Pennsylvania. On Thursday, she opened up about the time she saw a dog that had an eye popping out of its socket. Another dog had such matted fur that he couldn’t go to […]

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The public demanded to push Pennsylvania lawmakers to raise dog license fees

The increased license fees for dogs could net the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Dog Law this year, if the proposal is approved by state lawmakers. Department secretary Russell Redding hopes that will be the case. Without the additional funding, lost or abused dogs could face an uncertain future, he said. “The office cannot […]

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Dog license fee hike would solve Pennsylvania office budget deficit

Pennsylvania could regain the dubious nickname of the nation’s puppy mill capital without an increase in state dog license fees this year, Agriculture Department Secretary Russell Redding warned Wednesday. He joined two state lawmakers and Gisele Fetterman, wife of Lieutenant Governor John Fetterman, in seeking support for an annual license fee increase from $ 6.50 […]