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  • Harbor City dog has sights set on Westminster Masters Agility title

    Harbor City dog has sights set on Westminster Masters Agility title
    It takes great vision to win at the Westminster Kennel Club dog show in New York City -- both literally and figuratively.  Rickie Roo, a well-known star and "spokesdog" in the world of dog agility who has been featured in magazine articles and...
  • After dog chewed off his own leg to get free, owner charged

    After dog chewed off his own leg to get free, owner charged
    The Orange County man whose German shepherd chewed off his own leg after being tied up outside for a week has been charged with animal abuse and faces up to one year in jail if convicted, prosecutors said. Samer Samir Ibrahim, 23, is scheduled to be...
  • 57 dogs rescued from South Korean farm are up for adoption in Bay Area

    57 dogs rescued from South Korean farm are up for adoption in Bay Area
    Nearly five dozen dogs and puppies rescued from a dog meat farm in South Korea were shipped to San Francisco this week and will be available for adoption. The 57 dogs -- beagles, poodles, Korean jindos and other breeds -- arrived Monday in San Francisco...
  • School administrator pleads not guilty to animal cruelty, dog fighting

    A Palmdale School District administrator charged with multiple counts of dog fighting and cruelty to animals pleaded not guilty Tuesday, prosecutors said. Pauline Winbush, a longtime educator in the Palmdale School District and the district’s...
  • A home for the holidays: No adoption fee for senior pets

    A home for the holidays: No adoption fee for senior pets
    Seminole County Animal Services is waiving the adoption fees for all “senior” dogs and cats (ages 6 and older) now through Nov. 15.  A perk of adopting a senior is that what you see is what you get: You know how big they are, most have...
  • Pit bull mix mauls pool cleaner in Riverside County

    Pit bull mix mauls pool cleaner in Riverside County
    A pool cleaner was recovering Thursday after a dog at the Riverside County home where he was working mauled his face, arm and leg. The injuries to the man’s right arm will probably require reconstructive work, said John Welsh of the Riverside...
  • Great Dane dined on 43 socks; all were removed in successful surgery

    Great Dane dined on 43 socks; all were removed in successful surgery
    A 140-pound Great Dane in Portland, Ore., is making headlines after a veterinarian found 43 1/2 socks in the dog’s stomach during surgery. The incident happened in February but only recently became public after the animal hospital where the...
  • Man charged with murder says he didn't know his dogs could kill

    Man charged with murder says he didn't know his dogs could kill
    A dog owner charged with murder in the mauling death last year of a woman in northern Los Angeles County testified Wednesday that he had no idea his pit bulls were capable of such an act. Alex Jackson, 31, told the Lancaster court that he had an...
  • West Hollywood mayor, others want a more dog-friendly park design

    West Hollywood mayor, others want a more dog-friendly park design
    The city of West Hollywood has spared no expense in a lavish makeover of its central park. First came a chic library and rooftop tennis courts, to the tune of $61 million. Just approved is an additional $86 million in amenities, including two rooftop...
  • Gordo, the dog hit by a van during a police chase, is out of surgery

    Gordo, the dog hit by a van during a police chase, is out of surgery
    Gordo, the small white dog who was struck by a fleeing van during a police pursuit on live TV and won the hearts of viewers, was recovering from surgery Thursday night. In a statement, Advanced Critical Care, Emergency and Specialty Services in Culver...
  • Lancaster man shown on video abusing puppy gets probation

    Lancaster man shown on video abusing puppy gets probation
    A Lancaster man was sentenced to probation Wednesday after pleading no contest to punching and body-slamming his 6-month-old pit bull mix puppy, prosecutors said. Robert Emmett Martin, 54, entered the plea to one felony count of cruelty to an animal,...