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Amigo was found at the Baldwin Park Animal Care Center Thursday morning with red duct tape around his face and paws. (courtesy County of Los Angeles Animal Care)

Cat Found ‘Gasping For Air’ With Mouth, Nose Duct-Taped

A two-year-old gray cat was recovering Thursday after it was found struggling to breathe in an abandoned box at an animal care center in Baldwin Park.

04/18/2013

(courtesy LA Animal Services)

South LA Shelter Offers Pets-In-Waiting Heated Floors, Retractable Roofs

If you’re looking for a furry friend to take home, the city of Los Angeles wants to be your matchmaker.

04/04/2013

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STAPLES Center Named Top Veggie-Friendly NBA Arena

When it comes to enjoying sporting events meat-free, Lakers and Clippers fans have a lot to celebrate, according to a new survey released Wednesday.

02/13/2013

Betty White (credit: Imeh Akpanudosen/Getty Images)

Dinner With Betty: ‘Cleveland’ Star Auctions Date For SPCA Benefit

Betty White wants to take you out to dinner – as long as it’s not a steakhouse.

11/28/2012

Officer Omar Munoz of the County of Los Angeles Department of Animal Care and Control. (courtesy Downey Animal Care Center)

Animal Control Officer Takes Bite From 80-Pound Pit Bull To Protect Kids

One county animal control officer knows what it means to take a bite for the community.

11/21/2012

(courtesy Irvine PD)

‘Franklin’ The 700-Pound Sea Lion Returns To OC Creek

A 700-pound sea lion captured over the weekend was back up a creek on Monday.

08/06/2012

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Decomposing Body Found Inside SUV In West Hollywood

A decomposing body was found inside a SUV in West Hollywood Saturday but the coroner hasn’t announced whether it was a human or animal.

06/09/2012

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Where To Eat Foie Gras Before the Ban

Here are six of the most interesting preparations of foie gras served in Los Angeles. Savor that buttery goodness while you still can – legally, that is.

06/04/2012

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Reward Money For Info On Severed Dog Heads Climbs to $20,000

City Council members want to raise the stakes in the search for whoever may be behind the gruesome beheading of two large dogs.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/28/2012

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FLAAS, Honda Team Up To Promote LA Pet Adoptions

SoCal Honda is continuing its commitment of being Helpful in the community with a series of Helpful Honda Pet Adoptions over the next month.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/21/2012

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HBO Cancels ‘Luck’ After Third Horse Dies On Set

After announcing earlier that all production on “Luck” involving horses would be suspended, late Wednesday HBO announced “all future production” will cease.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/14/2012

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Councilman Warns Brown Against Repeal Of Euthanasia Waiting Period For Stray Pets

Gov. Jerry Brown says repealing the Hayden law could save $23 million — but one city councilman strongly disagrees.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/07/2012

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Audit: Poor Oversight, Missing Microchip Revenue Cost LA Animal Shelters $1.3M

City Controller Wendy Greuel said the Department of Animal Services has failed to keep accurate records of the thousands of animals at its shelters.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–02/15/2012

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End Of The Traveling Circus? Activists, Celebs Say Animals Overworked

Animal rights activists who want to put an end to the traditional traveling circus are getting some support from a few Hollywood celebrities.

11/02/2011

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West Hollywood Becomes 1st-Ever US City To Ban Sale Of Fur

City Council members voted Tuesday to approve an ordinance that prohibits the sale of animal hair, wool or fur as clothing or other personal attire.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/20/2011

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