Dogs

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

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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

Actor Seamus Dever stopped by KCAL9 Sunday morning to share details about his latest role - as co-host of next weekend's Race For The Rescues. (credit: CBS)

‘Run, Walk, Adopt’ At LA’s Race For The Rescues With Host Seamus Dever

Participants are invited to “run, walk and adopt” at the event, scheduled to kick off at the Rose Bowl the morning of October 18.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/12/2014

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6 Tips For Owning A Dog In Urban Areas

These 6 tips will benefit any dog owner living in the big city! These do’s and don’ts are important to consider for any dog lover.

09/23/2014

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6 Must-Read Books For Dog Lovers

These books are perfect for anyone who has fallen in love with man’s best friend.

09/12/2014

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Riverside Family Members Ask For Help In Search For Dogs They Say Were Their Ears

Speaking to KCAL9’s Crystal Cruz through an interpreter, members of the Hencker family said their home is a lot quieter since their yellow Labradors, Honey and Vanilla, ran away two months ago after digging a hole in under their fence.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/02/2014

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‘Bone’ Appétit! California To Permit Outdoor Dining With Dogs

Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday announced signing a bill permitting pet dogs at restaurants with outdoor spaces. It does not force restaurants to allow dogs, but rather implements guidelines for how they can accommodate pets.

08/21/2014

A homeowner in La Canada came home and her dogs didn't greet her at the dog. She knew something was up. (credit: CBS)

Burglar In La Canada Finds Novel Way Of Robbing Home: Feed The Dogs First

One resident came home and stumbled upon what was likely a burglary in progress.

08/14/2014

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