Dinniman: Law Banning Leaving Dogs in Hot Cars Passes Senate Committee

HARRISBURG (May 11, 2017) – State Senator Andy Dinniman’s legislation to prohibit leaving a dog or a cat in a hot vehicle was unanimously approved by the Senate Judiciary Committee this week. “There are too many stories of dogs succumbing to the heat because they were...

Pet Rally, Events to Highlight Animal Protection Efforts

WEST CHESTER (April 14) – State Senators Andy Dinniman and Rich Alloway III will host a press conference and Be Kind to Pets rally on Sunday, April 19 beginning at 2 p.m. on the Capitol steps to announce a package of seven bills and two resolutions designed to protect...

Dinnimans, Chester County SPCA Announce Opening of Henry’s Cupboard

WEST CHESTER (February 5) – State Sen. Andy Dinniman, his family and the Chester County SPCA have announced the formation of Henry’s Cupboard, a pet-food pantry to assist area income-eligible pet-owners. It is named in honor of Henry, the Dinniman’s 9-year-old...

Dinniman: Dog Licenses for 2015 Now Available

WEST CHESTER (December 17) – State Senator Andy Dinniman reminded dog owners that Dogs Licenses for 2015 are now available for purchase and that state law requires all dogs three months and older to be licensed by January 1 of each year. An annual dog license is $8.50...

Dinniman Recognizes Hope Veterinary Specialists – November 10, 2014

WEST CHESTER (November 10) – State Senator Andy Dinniman recently recognized the veterinarians and staff members of Hope Veterinary Specialists in Malvern on the organization’s 10th Anniversary. “Our pet dogs, cats and other animals are not just companions, they are...

Dinniman: Dog Licenses for 2014 Now Available

WEST CHESTER (December 13) – State Senator Andy Dinniman reminded dog owners that Dogs Licenses for 2014 are now available for purchase and that  state law requires all dogs three months and older  to be licensed by January 1 of each year. An annual dog license is...

Dinniman to Introduce Bills to Clarify Dog Law; Allow Civil Awards

WEST CHESTER (February 26) – State Senator Andy Dinniman will soon introduce two bills to address and help deter pet-shooting incidents like that which occurred on Feb. 12 in West Vincent where a family’s two dogs were killed by another neighborhood resident.  ...