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This Historic Hancock Park Home Once Was The Cat’s Meow

A house in Hancock Park, recently won a prestigious historical society award, but the estate’s former owner — a cat — is grabbing headlines, too.

08/28/2015

Dogs lay in the grass in front of vacant lot in the Lower Ninth Ward of New Orleans on February 5, 2013. The Ninth Ward suffered the worst damage from Hurricane Katrina that occured in 2005 after multiple breaches in the levees of at least four canals.  (photo credit: Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

Since Katrina, Better Disaster Response Helps Connect Pets And People

Outside the nearly 2,000 human fatalities from Hurricane Katrina, the disaster displaced or killed hundreds of thousands of dogs, cats and other animals at a time when rescues focused on people and pets were left behind.

08/19/2015

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City Attorney’s Office: Fake Veterinarian Busted When Cat Dies After Surgery

He called himself a veterinarian but when Hector Menjivar, who owns a North Hollywood animal clinic, recently performed surgery on a cat the pet died that same night.

07/23/2015

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Pets2Love: Henry & June

This week’s Pets2Love are Henry and June!

07/03/2015

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Pets2Love: Freckles

Freckles is called the class clown at the shelter. He’s a sweet boy that’s eager to please.

06/19/2015

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Pets2Love: DJ

DJ (A1553629) is a sweet and outgoing 1-year-old Labrador Retriever mix who weighs 39 pounds.

05/22/2015

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America’s Top 5 Must-Visit Aquariums

Want to explore the ocean’s depths while staying on dry land? Visit 5 of the most must-visit aquariums in the U.S. according to Sy Montgomery, author of, “The Soul Of An Octopus: A Surprising Exploration Into The Wonder Of Consciousness.”

05/12/2015

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5 Tips To Get Your Pet Ready For Summer

Help your pet enjoy the Summer by preparing them with these five tips.

05/12/2015

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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

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Pets2Love: Dahlia

Dahlia is a 5-year-old brindle and white American Pit Bull Terrier mix who is delightful, outgoing and is great with children.

05/01/2015

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Essential Items For Preparedness Kits

We live in a dangerous world and catastrophes are inevitable. Whether it be a natural disaster like a tornado or man-made like a chemical spill; being prepared for the unexpected can mean the difference between life and death.

04/24/2015

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Pets2Love: Layla

Layla is a 3-month-old black and white dachshund mix who has the most adorable facial expressions.

04/24/2015

Kendra

Pets2Love: Kendra

Kendra is an 8-week-old boxer/American bulldog mix.

03/12/2015

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Say Chow To Chihuahuas! L.A. Remains Bullish On The Bulldog

For the second year in a row, Los Angeles thinks the bulldog is tops.

02/26/2015

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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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