Riverside County Department Of Animal Services
Authorities say a 3-year-old Chihuahua mix was rescued from a dumpster on Saturday after possibly being dumped overnight.
The cat — described as “a sweetie pie” by officers — is doing very well.
Sixteen malnourished horses that were rescued from a boarding facility in Murrieta two years ago are now able to be adopted.
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.
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.
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.
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.