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Tom Puckett
March 06, 2019 - 3:46 pm
West Seneca, NY (WBEN) The SPCA serving Erie County is caring for a hawk found frozen in Amherst Wednesday. The hawk was discovered by Amherst Highway employee Tim Boyle on Meadowstream Drive. The highway department says Boyle brought the hawk into the truck and wrapped it in a blanket to try to...
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SPCA Serving Erie County
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Three days after a painful decision to euthanize a dog that had been rescued weeks earlier from a garbage tote, the SPCA Serving Erie County defended the decision and discussed some concerns expressed by the community. Charlie the Dog put down: SPCA's Gina Browning Chief...
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Susan Rose
February 11, 2019 - 3:40 pm
West Seneca, N.Y. (Susan Rose, WBEN) - Gina Browning knew it was a "big ask". But the Chief Communications Officer for the SPCA of Erie County knew she had to take a chance. The SPCA received a 100 pound, 12 year old Cane Corso last week. She came from a breeding mill and was simply tired. "Shakira...
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SPCA Serving Erie County
West Seneca, N.Y. (WBEN) - "Charlie", the dog rescued from a garbage tote in Buffalo earlier this week, continues to recover but is facing more challenges. Charlie update - Gina Browning SPCA Serving Erie County "We received less than positive news yesterday," said Gina Browning, Chief...
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Tim Wenger
December 12, 2018 - 1:00 am
West Seneca, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Sabres goaltender Linus Ullmark is used to making saves on the ice, but now he is teaming up with the SPCA Serving Erie County with a new program aimed at helping more dogs find good homes. Ullmark's Barks will be kicking off in conjunction with our SPCA RadioThon...
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Tom Puckett
June 29, 2018 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) This weekend will see air temperatures reach the mid 90s, and with the humidity, it will feel like more than 100. But it'll feel more than that in a parked car, dangerous for a child or pet left behind. Gina Browning of the SPCA serving Erie County says some pet owners think they...
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Hamburg, NY (WBEN) - Visitation hours for Officer Craig Lehner are set to be held Monday and Tuesday at the Lakeside Memorial Funeral Home in Hamburg. The visitation will be open to the public from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m, and nearly 100 service dogs will be on hand working both days in an effort to...
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West Seneca, N.Y. (WBEN) - The SPCA Serving Erie County is participating in a statewide effort Saturday called "Empty the Shelters". It's sponsored by the Bissell Pet Foundation. "We are waving the adoption fee of all dogs and cats at least one year or older", said spokeswoman Gina Browning. She...
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Mike Baggerman
August 31, 2017 - 4:29 pm
WEST SENECA, N.Y. (WBEN) – Approximately 13 dogs were transferred to the SPCA Serving Erie County from their partner shelter, the St. Hubert’s Animal Welfare Center, in New Jersey on Thursday afternoon. The age range of the dogs are between four months and ten years old. “Two of the dogs came from...
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Dave Debo
August 30, 2017 - 6:22 am
(WBEN) Charities in WNY and across the nation are stepping up their donation requests in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. CHECK THIS PAGE OFTEN TO SEE THE LATEST LOCAL EFFORTS. If your organization is sponsoring a relief event that is not on this list, send an email to newsroom@wben.com with all the...
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