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To live in Judy Guth's North Hollywood apartment building you need to have a pet. (credit: CBS)

North Hollywood Landlord Insists Her Tenants Have Pets — Or Move

If your pet dies, she will personally take you to a shelter to get a new furry friend.

02/21/2014

It's time to chill for these kids at Camp Harmony. (credit: CBS)

Local Camp Gives Kids In Need A Much-Needed Break From The Inner City

For the kids it’s something new, something different and a chance just to be a kid.

02/16/2014

(credit: LA Homeless Services Authority)

Cold Weather Alert Extended Through Friday For Portions Of LA County

A cold weather alert was extended Tuesday for the Antelope and Santa Clarita valleys, as well as Mount Wilson, as temperatures are expected to dip below freezing in those areas through Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/04/2014

Homeless advocates believe the Los Angeles City Council is trying to make it illegal to feed the homeless publicly. (credit: CBS)

Hundreds Gather To Protest Motion To Keep People From Publicly Feeding The Homeless

Dozens of protesters gathered Saturday to speak out against a possible Los Angeles City Council motion that would ban people from publicly feeding the homeless.

12/14/2013

The dogs at Lucky Puppy are looking for forever homes. The store is looking to stay open. (credit: CBS)

Friends Of Studio City Non-Profit Pet Store Raising Funds To Keep It Open

Friends and fans of a non-profit pet store in Studio City are trying to raise funds to keep the place open.

11/03/2013

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New Shelter In San Bernardino Helps Victims Of Human Trafficking, Prostitution

A new shelter in San Bernardino is helping victims of human trafficking and prostitution.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/19/2013

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Skateboard-Loving Chihuahua Available For Adoption

The Baldwin Park Animal Care Center is offering a pet destined for a loving home — and likely a shot on Letterman.

08/08/2013

Stacy Malone says she was traumatized when two dogs attacked hers. (credit: CBS)

Santa Ana Woman Says She Is Traumatized Watching 2 Pit Bulls Attack Her Dog

A Santa Ana woman says she is traumatized after witnessing two dogs gang up and attack her beloved pet on a routine walk Friday.

08/04/2013

Cell phone video caught this apartment building going up in flames. (credit: Natalie Fernandez)

Fire In Highland Apartment Building Leaves 72 People Homeless

A fast-moving apartment fire in Highland Sunday morning left 72 people homeless.

05/12/2013

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South LA Shelter Offers Pets-In-Waiting Heated Floors, Retractable Roofs

If you’re looking for a furry friend to take home, the city of Los Angeles wants to be your matchmaker.

04/04/2013

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LA County Officials Advise Against Purchasing Rabbits As Easter Gifts

The Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control is reminding families that while real rabbits may look adorable in Easter baskets, adopting or purchasing a pet is a serious responsibility.

CBS Los Angeles–03/27/2013

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Shelter Rejects SoCal Man’s Christmas Cash Giveaway

A Southern California man’s tradition of handing out cash totaling $1,000 to homeless men was broken when he was turned away by a shelter on Christmas Day.

12/30/2012

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Animal Services Panel To Vote On Screening For Aggression

A controversial practice of testing shelter animals for aggressive behavior could be making a comeback in the city of Los Angeles.

12/11/2012

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OC Man Attempts To Rob Bank For Shelter, Meds In Jail

A homeless man who tried to stick up a Southern California bank is getting what he really came for — not money, but a place to stay.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/14/2012

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Mom-Daughter Duo Scare Up Help With ‘Haunted’ Santa Clarita Shelter

Theresa and MacKenna Basore of Stevenson Ranch hosted a “haunted house” to benefit those less fortunate families in need of a real home.

11/03/2012

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