Animal Shelter

Little Sorullo is looking for a forever home after being abandoned at LAX. (credit: CBS)

2 Poodles Abandoned At LAX When Owner Says She Can’t Afford To Ship Them Home

While abandoning dogs at the airport is relatively rare, officials told Juan Fernandez it has happened before.

04/23/2014

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Woman Takes Fight Over Animal Shelter Conditions To City Council

Maria Sanchez claims the city animal shelter, located at 333 Chandler Place, is keeping its animals in unsanitary conditions, causing them to become ill.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/07/2014

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Colby Fire Evacuation, Shelter Information

Because of mandatory evacuations prompted by the Colby Fire in Glendora, authorities have opened several shelters for both humans and animals and announced several school closures.

01/16/2014

(credit: North Central Animal Shelter)

‘One Picture Saves A Life’ Tour To Stop By 2 Local Animal Shelters

Liz Baker from GreaterGood.org and Alan Semsar and John Capra visited the KCAL9 studios Wednesday to talk about their “One Picture Saves A Life,” animal shelter tour.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/10/2013

Who could throw this adorable puppy in the trash? (credit: CBS)

Girl, 16, Rescues Small Chihuahua Puppy From Trash Can

Sarah Romero wants to know what kind of person would put a puppy in a trash can and leave it to die.

12/29/2012

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Mystery Man Steals, Returns Dog To Seal Beach Animal Shelter

A mystery man was caught on camera stealing a dog and then later returning it to a Seal Beach animal shelter.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/13/2012

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2 SoCal Animal Shelters Competing In ASPCA’s $100,000 Challenge

Talk show host Rachel Ray has teamed up with ASPCA to launch a nationwide challenge where animal shelters compete for a $100,000 prize.

06/13/2012

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Overcrowded Shelters Are Finding Animals Homes Elsewhere

Volunteers loaded more than 60 dogs and cats into a small plane Wednesday as they prepared to fly them to Portland, Oregon, where a list of potential owners await their arrival.

06/06/2012

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Police Track Down 3 People Responsible For Dumping 29 Dogs At OC Park

A woman allegedly dumped 29 small dogs boxed in crates at an Orange County park.

05/25/2012

Grace stayed by her dead friend's side despite heavy traffic. (credit: LA County of Animal Care And Control)

Animal Shelter Expects Long Line Of People Wanting To Adopt Loyal Dog

A line is expected to form at the Baldwin Park animal shelter Monday, when a Labrador Retriever that made worldwide headlines for its loyalty will be placed for adoption.

04/15/2012

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Poodle Dancing His Way Into Hearts Of Shelter Workers

A pooch in a Riverside animal shelter has pulled out all the stops to attract a new owner — even dancing! The black poodle gets up on his hind legs and starts dancing whenever someone approaches.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/31/2012

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Controversy Erupts Over LA Animal Services’ ‘Racist’ Campaign

Some people are taking offense at banners at the South L.A. Animal Shelter that show minority children playing with pitbulls, calling the portrayal stereotypical and racist.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/20/2011

Calif. May Become First State To Require Microchips For Pets

Supporters of the microchip law believe it will cut costs at shelters by reuniting lost animals with their owners more quickly.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/26/2011

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Dogs That Were Dumped Along Imperial Highway Now Up For Adoption

Several dogs that where dumped on Imperial Highway in El Segundo last month are now looking for better homes.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/14/2011

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Suspects Arrested In Palmdale Animal Shelter Burglary

Two men were arrested and three more are still being sought for a burglary of the home of a woman who runs an animal rescue shelter.

01/18/2011

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