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Man, Dog Embark On Cross-Country Bike Ride To Raise Awareness For Rescue Shelters

Mike Minnick and his dog “Bixby,” who are currently in Hermosa Beach, are setting off to San Diego after spending a couple of days in the South Bay.

07/31/2015

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City Council Cuts More Than $300K In Funding From Upland Animal Shelter

A shelter in Upland announced on Tuesday that animals may need to be euthanized due to drastic budget cuts.

07/28/2015

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Homeless Woman Who Helped Abandoned Dog Gets Showered With Gifts

A good Samaritan who’s homeless and went above and beyond to get an abandoned dog to an animal shelter is being showered with help from viewers who saw the report from CBS2/KCAL9 this week.

03/06/2015

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Viral Cellphone Video Of Dog Being Dragged Sparks Outrage, Call For Action

Calls for action rang out at a Hesperia City Council meeting Monday after cellphone video surfaced of an animal shelter employee dragging a lost dog down a hall.

02/23/2015

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Dog May Be Euthanized After Torrance Residents Claim Multiple Attacks

Residents have complained to city officials for years about a dog in their neighborhood they believed was unsafe.

01/16/2015

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Long Beach Man Gets 2-Year Sentence For Killing Adopted Cat

A Long Beach man who aroused suspicion when he sought a refund from an animal shelter for dead “defective” cats was sentenced Tuesday to two years behind bars for animal cruelty.

01/06/2015

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Animals Near Santa Paula Chemical Fire Weren’t Evacuated

Some 12 hours after a series of explosions and a chemical fire forced evacuations near a Ventura County wastewater treatment plant, a dog from a nearby shelter was taken to an animal hospital after apparently suffering exposure to the toxic material.

11/19/2014

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

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‘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

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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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