Foreign dog breeders have gone unregulated for years, shipping puppies so young and so sick that one in four died before reaching a U.S. airport, animal welfare workers say.
Los Angeles city fire spokeswoman Katherine Main said six caged cats and three dogs succumbed to smoke inhalation and were beyond help.
Huntington Beach police overnight tried to save a sea lion choked by a fishing line but the animal eventually died from its injuries.
A growing number of veterinarians, specializing in care for old or terminally ill pets, are providing support and comfort through hospice for pets in their final days.
Pilot Zachary Bryson is taking the rescuing of dogs to new heights.
Nearly 100 cats and dogs were rescued Monday at two Lake Los Angeles area homes.
All that’s left of Doodles are his ashes, a clay impression of his paw and a whole lot of questions owner Patricia Cassidy has about his mysterious death.
Read on for an all-inclusive guide to a day at the Orange County Zoo.
Going to the zoo in Los Angeles is a popular way for people to bond with each other without words while in the presence of animals.
A La Cañada Flintridge neighborhood is concerned about the safety of their pets after a dog almost died from eating a meatball laced with poison.
More than 130 dogs saved from a hoarder in California two weeks ago need to be saved again — but only rescue groups can save them now if there’s a chance for them to be pets someday.
Rory Freedman, author of BEG: A Radical New Way of Regarding Animals, visited the KCAL9 studios Wednesday to talk about her new book.
Pet thefts are on the rise in Los Angeles and around the country, according to the American Kennel Club.
Animal lovers often do not have the flexibility or capacity to also be pet owners. Here are a few ways to get your cute and cuddly fix, anyway.
Colton Police responding to a call about a possible cockfight Saturday busted seven suspects.