Dog Rescue

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Caught On Video: Poodles Living In Sewer Under 5 Freeway Rescued

A pair of poodles struggling to survive in the Los Angeles sewer system were rescued recently.

10 hours ago

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Small Dog Freed From Engine Compartment By El Monte Police Officer

A small dog is free Tuesday to run about after an El Monte police officer freed it from a hot engine compartment.


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Dog Rescued From L.A. River Still Unclaimed By Owner

A dog rescued from the Los Angeles River during an unexpected, quick-moving storm Friday remains unclaimed Tuesday by his owner.


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Firefighters Rescue Dog Floating Down LA River In Burbank

Crews were able to save a dog Friday floating down the Los Angeles River near Universal City.


Bait Animals

Animals Found Clinging To Life After Being Used As Bait In Dog Fighting Circuit

There is a brutal trend in the illegal dog fighting circuit that sacrifices smaller animals as bait to excite the dogs before they go in the ring. CBS2’s Mike Dinow reports on “bait animals” and how more of them are being dumped, clinging to life, in the desert, and are in need of a good home.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/28/2012

Firefighters Rescue Dog Trapped In Collapsed Septic Tank

Firefighters rescued a dog trapped deep down a collapsed septic tank in Calimesa, a county fire department said Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/20/2012

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Founder Of Long Beach Dog Rescue Arrested For Animal Cruelty

The founder of the Long Beach Hearts For Hounds Dog Rescue and another woman are in a Tennessee jail on animal cruelty charges.


Santa, uh, Brad Kriser, is a dog person. (credit: CBS)

Go Greyhound? Studio City Pet Supply Store Gives $25K To Animal Rescue Group

It was Christmas in July, literally, for a Greyhound rescue group Wednesday in Studio City.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/20/2011

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Dog Refuses Rescue Attempts Behind Fountain Valley School

Authorities are still trying to free a dog that somehow became trapped in a flood control channel drain pipe behind Northcutt Elementary School.



Curious Puppy Rescued After Getting Head Stuck In Wall

A curious puppy got his head stuck in an 18-inch block wall in Riverside County on Monday afternoon, but animal services were able to free him less than an hour later.