Rescues

Rescue dogs like this one are saving lives in Nepal. The dogs got their training in the Southland. (credit: Search Dog Foundation)

Only On 2: Dogs Rescuing People Under Collapsed Rubble In Nepal Got Their Training In The Southland

After about nine months of training, the dogs are paired with their handlers, usually firefighters.

04/30/2015

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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Lifeguards On Pace For Record Number Of Rescues At Malibu Beaches

It’s been a busy year for lifeguards at Zuma, Point Dume and other local beaches.

10/10/2014

Los Angeles County Lifeguard Captain Tom Seth. (credit: CBS)

Weather-Fueled Beach Crowds Keep Lifeguards Busy

Big crowds at the beach have created more work for lifeguards this summer, increasing the amount of overtime pay and putting a dent in the Los Angeles County Fire Department budget.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/31/2014

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Lifeguards Have Especially Busy Day On Southland Beaches

Lifeguards conducted dozens of rescues between Dockweiler State Beach in Playa del Rey and Cabrillo Beach in San Pedro.

05/04/2014

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Passionate Pilot Flies Condemned Dogs From High-Euthanizing Regions To Rescuers In California

Pilot Zachary Bryson is taking the rescuing of dogs to new heights.

02/17/2014

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High Surf Advisory Issued Through Wednesday

A high surf advisory was in effect Tuesday for many Southland beaches, the National Weather Service said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/21/2014