29_35x90 knx_35x90

Cats

115731372

Stray Kitten Saved On 91 Freeway

RIVERSIDE (CBS) — A stray kitten hanging from a freeway ledge in Riverside Tuesday was safely retrieved by a fast-moving animal control officer. The 3-month-old black kitten was spotted by a motorist around 2 p.m. […]

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/30/2011

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

64 Animals Go Missing From LA Shelters

Los Angeles police and other officials are looking into the disappearance of 64 animals, most of them dogs, from city shelters over the past year.

05/31/2011

(File Photo)

Add To Your Family And Adopt A Pet This Weekend

Los Angeles Animal Services is holding a two-day adoption event this Saturday and Sunday at the La Brea Tar Pits Park.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/20/2011

(credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Surge In Abandoned Pets Fuels Crackdown On LA ‘Puppy Mills’

The rise in the number of homeless pets has fueled a local boom in illegal shelters where mass breeders hope to make a quick buck.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–05/06/2011

(credit: Getty Images)

‘Pup Crawls’ To Benefit Southland Animal Shelters

Five hundred dogs will take part in New York’s Brooklyn Bridge Pup Crawl Saturday. At the same time, 50 are signed up for the West Coast Pup Crawl in Upland.

04/13/2011

(Getty Images)

West Covina-Area Pet Owners Face Fees For Failure To Microchip, Vaccinate

Local ordinances require dogs and cats over the age of four months to be spayed or neutered and to be “microchipped” with a tiny computer chip that identifies the animal and its owner.

04/05/2011

One of the 110 cats found inside a Santa Ana home. (credit: CBS)

7 People + 110 Cats In 1 House = A Disturbing, Smelly Scene

Officials described the smell on the outside of a Santa Ana house as overpowering.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/10/2011

(credit: CBS)

Former Beverly Hills Mayor Convicted Of Animal Cruelty

A self-described animal activist and former Beverly Hills mayor has been convicted of misdemeanor animal cruelty in San Bernardino County.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/10/2011

cat

Maybe Cats ARE Smarter Than Dogs

Her family takes her for a walk: when they’re done, if she comes back in, it means the NFC team will win. Didn’t work out that way this year (despite six allged correct picks over the past six years). Again I ask: what cat would put up with this sort of mindlessness?

02/07/2011

(credit: CBS)

Man, 57, Accused Of Hoarding Nearly 100 Cats Inside Motor Home

Animal welfare personnel said 96 cats living with a man in a motor home in Panorama City were rescued Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/06/2011

Cat Rescue

241 Cats Seized From Storage Space In Pasadena

Pasadena Humane Society officers say they have seized more than 140 crated cats that were being kept in a private storage space.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/16/2010

(credit: AP)

Poll Finds Dogs Beloved By Christmas Gift Givers

Fifty-six percent of dog owners say they’ll buy their pets a gift this Christmas, but only 48 percent of cat owners plan a gift.

12/08/2010

Long Beach Fire Engines

2 Cats Killed In Long Beach Apartment Fire

Two cats were killed Thursday in an apartment fire in Long Beach, authorities said.
The fire in the 200 block of Covina Avenue was reported at 5:45 a.m.

11/25/2010

(Credit: AP)

‘Must Love Cats’ Host John Fulton Visits KCAL 9

John Fulton of Animal Planet visited KCAL 9 Thursday to discuss his new series, “Must Love Cats,” which debuts next year.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/08/2010

previous