| Feb 10, 2015
| 11:01 PM
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...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 10:20 PM
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...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 9:31 PM
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...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 8:57 PM
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...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 3:03 PM
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...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 10:09 PM
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...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 9:38 PM
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...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 7:29 PM
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...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 5:49 PM
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...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 10:05 PM
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...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 8:38 PM
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,...