Riverside County Department Of Animal Services

(credit: Riverside County Department of Animal Services)

Animal Control Officers Locate Missing Pit Bull In Riverside County Cruelty Case

Animal control officers located a missing pit bull Wednesday that was part of an ongoing cruelty investigation.


(credit: Riverside County Department of Animal Services)

3-Year-Old Chihuahua Mix Rescued From Jurupa Valley Dumpster

Authorities say a 3-year-old Chihuahua mix was rescued from a dumpster on Saturday after possibly being dumped overnight.

CBS Los Angeles–09/13/2014

Vanity was rescued today from the 91 Freeway. (credit: Officer Tiffany Fuller/Riverside County Animal Services)

Animal Service Officers Rescue Cat Hanging Out On 91 Freeway

The cat — described as “a sweetie pie” by officers — is doing very well.


(credit: PetHarbor.com)

Horses Rescued From Murrieta Property 2 Years Ago Up For Adoption

Sixteen malnourished horses that were rescued from a boarding facility in Murrieta two years ago are now able to be adopted.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/20/2013

(credit: Riverside County Dept. of Animal Services)

Train Engineer Saves Dog Tied To Tracks In Riverside County

A dog that had been tied to Riverside County train tracks by an elderly man last week was saved after a train engineer engaged an emergency braking system.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/09/2013

(credit: Riverside County Animal Services)

3-Foot Alligator Found Stuck Between Fences In Desert Hot Springs

A three-foot alligator was discovered Monday after getting stuck between a chain link fence and a wood fence, just a few blocks away from an elementary school, authorities said.



Police: Woman, 91, Was Mauled To Death By Her 2 Pit Bulls

Authorities say a 91-year-old woman who was found dead in her motel room was apparently mauled to death by her two pit bulls.


Cockfighting file photo. (credit: CBS)

Man Sentenced To Prison After Admitting He Ran Cockfighting Ring

A man who was accused of operating a large-scale cockfighting ring in Jurupa Valley was sentenced to 16 months in jail Wednesday after pleading guilty to animal cruelty charges.