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.
Los Angeles Animal Services is holding a two-day adoption event this Saturday and Sunday at the La Brea Tar Pits Park.
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.
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.
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.
Officials described the smell on the outside of a Santa Ana house as overpowering.
A self-described animal activist and former Beverly Hills mayor has been convicted of misdemeanor animal cruelty in San Bernardino County.
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?
Animal welfare personnel said 96 cats living with a man in a motor home in Panorama City were rescued Wednesday.
Pasadena Humane Society officers say they have seized more than 140 crated cats that were being kept in a private storage space.
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.
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.
John Fulton of Animal Planet visited KCAL 9 Thursday to discuss his new series, “Must Love Cats,” which debuts next year.