Six-week-old Muffin was dropped off at the Downey Animal Shelter after being found on the streets. Loren Slama rescued the stray had to be microchipped as part of the process but soon discovered something had gone horribly wrong.
Legendary comic Joan Rivers died of brain damage due to a lack of oxygen as a “predictable” complication of surgery, medical officials announced Thursday.
Doctors first believed Gordo, a mild-mannered Maltese mix, would lose his limb completely after the rim of a van driven by a stolen vehicle suspect sliced his hip joint during a wild chase in South Los Angeles.
Volunteers from the Bichon Rescue Brigade picked up Maverick from an Orange County shelter when he was scheduled to be put down after a July 3 collision left him with multiple fractures.
“It something happens,” Rivers said, reassuring her daughter, “things are fine. And life is fine. And life is so much fun. It’s one big movie.”
A 2-year-old girl from Panama is in Los Angeles for a life-changing operation.
A local woman is suing Simi Valley Hospital after she says she has lived in a nightmare for four years due to a medical mistake.
A breakthrough medical procedure relies on a robot and a single incision through the belly button.
An Anaheim police dog that was seriously injured in a deadly officer-involved shooting was doing well Wednesday after undergoing emergency surgery overnight.
Doctors said Friday K-9 Officer Bruno’s repaired lungs were functioning properly after being damaged during a shootout last week.
Authorities Friday continued searching for a second suspect following a deadly officer-involved shooting that also injured a beloved police dog.
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