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City Attorney’s Office: Fake Veterinarian Busted When Cat Dies After Surgery

He called himself a veterinarian but when Hector Menjivar, who owns a North Hollywood animal clinic, recently performed surgery on a cat the pet died that same night.


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Exclusive: Woman Held Overseas For ‘Drugs That Weren’t Mine’

A Southland veterinarian traveling the world to help animals is now the one in need of aid.


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4th Of July Tips: Pet Safety During Firework Shows

While the Fourth of July is an enjoyable holiday, residents often forget to take their pets into consideration during the loud celebrations.

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Veterinarians Serve Peaceful Passings For Pets In Comforts Of Home Through Hospice Euthanasia

A growing number of veterinarians, specializing in care for old or terminally ill pets, are providing support and comfort through hospice for pets in their final days.


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Expert Tips For Detecting Dental Disease In Your Pet

Dr. Liz Hanson, a veterinarian at Corona Del Mar Animal Hospital, appeared on KCAL9 News on Sunday morning with tips on keeping your pet’s mouth healthy and fresh smelling.


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Animal Obesity A Growing Problem In The US

Much like their human owners, animals have to deal with unwanted weight, too.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/26/2013

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Veterinarian Arrested After Dog Allegedly Dies In His Locked Car

A Palm Desert veterinarian was arrested when deputies responded to a 911 call and found a dead dog locked inside his car, a sheriff’s department spokesman said Sunday.


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2 Dogs Die After Being Repeatedly Stung By Bees In Altadena

The two dogs stung in a wild bee attack on an Altadena street Wednesday have reportedly died.


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Man Apologizes For Attacking Veterinarian After His Dog Dies In Surgery

A veterinarian in Ventura County was attacked by a man upset that his dog died during a surgery.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/24/2012

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Best Pet Teeth Cleaning Services In Los Angeles

Keeping a healthy dog or cat starts with your pets having good dental hygiene. Remarkable high numbers show 80 percent of dogs and 70 percent of cats show signs of oral disease by age three. […]


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A Guide to the Best Veterinarians in Los Angeles

So Fluffy is sick and you need a place to take him? From housecalls to webcams and acupuncture, LA’s vets offer top-of-the-line care.

CBS Los Angeles–01/03/2012


Keep Your Pets Safe During The Holidays With Tips From Doc Halligan

Dr. Karen “Doc” Halligan visited the KCAL 9 studios Tuesday to talk about holiday hazards for our furry friends.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/15/2011


Keep Your Pets Safe During Hot Summer Months

Dr. Karen Halligan visited KCAL9 Monday to discuss pet safety during summer months.