Dogs

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‘They Have Feelings, They Feel Pain,’ Says Woman With Rescue Group Of Dogs With Mysterious Burns

Nearly half a dozen dogs have suffered severe and mysterious chemical burns and local rescue groups are stepping in to save the animals and find out who may be behind the attacks.

09/02/2015

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Caught On Video: Team Rescues Poodles Struggling To Survive In Sewer

A pair of sweet-natured poodles struggling to survive in a sewer under the 5 Freeway are getting a fresh start after animal rescue workers got involved.

09/01/2015

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Animal Control Reminds Residents To Protect Their Pets After Nearly 300 Dogs Collected July 4th Weekend

Animal control officials say they collected nearly 300 dogs — some were hurt, and a few were found dead.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/06/2015

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19 Malnourished, Neglected Dogs Rescued From Santa Ana Home

They found 22 dogs of various breeds and ages inside, and 19 of those were suffering from a variety of maladies. Some had mange and scabies, while others showed visible signs of malnutrition and eye infections.

05/19/2015

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Pair Of Families Seek Justice After Dog Maims Boy, Kills Pet

A pair of local families are dealing with substantial consequences following two devastating dog attacks, one maiming a young boy and the other leaving a pet dead.

05/04/2015

Two women pretended to be animal cruelty officers and took off with this Echo Park man's dog. (credit: LAPD)

LAPD Warns Public About New, Sophisticated Dognapping Scheme

The police are also asking for the public’s help to try to nab the scam artists.

04/23/2015

A man's two dogs pull him across the street before they begin to attack a cat. (credit: Sam Cain/YouTube Video)

Caught On Tape: Venice Man Accused Of Allowing His Dogs To Kill Neighbor’s Cat

Animal Control is investigating the incident that occurred just before 4 p.m. Monday.

03/19/2015

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Lawsuit Alleges Purina ‘Beneful’ Dog Food Contains Toxins Used In Antifreeze

A Northern California man has filed a class-action lawsuit against Purina, claiming that thousands of dogs have fallen ill or died due to the company’s dog food.

02/25/2015

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Viral Cellphone Video Of Dog Being Dragged Sparks Outrage, Call For Action

Calls for action rang out at a Hesperia City Council meeting Monday after cellphone video surfaced of an animal shelter employee dragging a lost dog down a hall.

02/23/2015

Just a few of the nearly 200 dogs an animal shelter is hoping to find forever homes for. (credit: CBS)

Adoptions Underway For Nearly 200 Dogs Recovered From Puppy Mill

Nearly 200 dogs rescued from an alleged puppy mill in Lucerne Valley earlier this month could find themselves in a new home starting Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/23/2015

Patty Hearst's Award-Winning Shih Tzu Dog

Patty Hearst’s Shih Tzu Competes Fur The Win At Westminster Dog Show

This Tuesday, Patty Hearst again found herself making the news, this time at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. The 61-year-old mother of two is the proud co-owner of “Rocket,” a Shih Tzu that won top toy dog at the event and was up for “Best in Show.”

02/17/2015

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Yale Study: Canine Minds Far More Complex Than Originally Thought

Researchers at Yale are using cognitive interactive studies to learn more about how dogs’ minds work.

02/16/2015

Just a few of the nearly 200 dogs an animal shelter is hoping to find forever homes for. (credit: CBS)

Nearly 200 Dogs Rescued From Puppy Mill Paw Closer To Getting Forever Homes

It was a day of primping and grooming for nearly 200 dogs rescued from a puppy mill last week.

02/11/2015

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Dog May Be Euthanized After Torrance Residents Claim Multiple Attacks

Residents have complained to city officials for years about a dog in their neighborhood they believed was unsafe.

01/16/2015

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LA County To Consider Upgrades, Relocation For ‘Overcrowded’ Animal Shelters

Upgrades to outdated, overcrowded county animal shelters, including relocating facilities, is being considered by Los Angeles County officials.

01/06/2015

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