Pets

Dog in a car.
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Kim Wonderley
June 12, 2019 - 10:31 am
With temperatures at all-time highs in the Bay Area in recent days , it's worth reviewing the risks of leaving your pet unattended in your car and what you can do if you see someone else's dog in distress.
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May 09, 2019 - 12:47 pm
ST. ANN, Mo. (AP) — Sometimes, a guy just wants to hang out with his buddies. Such was apparently the case with Hugo, a dog who ran away from home last week in north St. Louis County and went straight to his doggy daycare. KTVI-TV reports that Hugo is often boarded at Happy Tails Pet Hotel and...
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April 14, 2019 - 6:22 am
LONDON (AP) — A dog owner in Britain is being investigated for manslaughter after her pet mauled to death a 9-year-old boy at an English vacation park. Police said Sunday the woman has been released but is under investigation for manslaughter and having a dog dangerously out of control. She has not...
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Peter Kaiser (9) poses with his lead dogs, Morrow, left, and Lucy., Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in Nome, Alaska, after winning the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. It's the first Iditarod victory for Kaiser in his 10th attempt. (Marc Lester/Anchorage Daily News via AP)
March 13, 2019 - 7:42 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A young Pete Kaiser had the drive to learn about racing sled dogs and the family and community to support his passion. Years later, he won the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. Growing up, Kaiser had plenty of sled dogs to choose from at his parents' kennel in Bethel, a rural...
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Milpitas Fire Department
March 07, 2019 - 2:32 pm
Do you know where your African Grey parrot is? If not, you may want to call the Milpitas Fire Department.
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In this Feb. 26, 2019 photo is the Fritz Creek General Store, shown near Homer, Alaska. A cat named Stormy that has spent more than six years as a fixture in a remote Alaska general store is being forced out after officials notified the store owners that the cat's presence violates food safety standards. The Homer News reported Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, that the Fritz Creek General Store near the small city of Homer has been home for Stormy since 2012. (Megan Pacer/Homer News via AP)
March 01, 2019 - 11:49 am
HOMER, Alaska (AP) — A cat named Stormy that has spent more than six years as a fixture in a remote Alaska general store is being forced out after officials notified the store owners that the cat's presence violates food safety standards. The Homer News reported Thursday that the Fritz Creek...
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Authorities removed Edna, a cat, from a San Francisco firehouse after receiving a health and safety complaint.
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Carrie Hodousek
February 28, 2019 - 10:56 am
Friends and fans of Edna the Fire Cat aren't giving up hope that she may be returned to a San Francisco fire station after being banished by authorities .
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Matt Bigler
January 17, 2019 - 10:39 pm
The San Francisco SPCA is opening a pet pop-up in the Financial District where people can relieve stress with some fur therapy.
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Dreamstime
KCBS Radio Midday News
December 31, 2018 - 12:26 pm
California will be the first state that forbids the sale of dogs, cats and rabbits from breeders in pet stores when a new law takes effect on January 1.
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Shelter Kitty Butte Co Fire
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Jeffrey Schaub
November 14, 2018 - 11:14 am
Thousands of pets displaced by the fire in Butte County are being cared for at local shelters staffed by dedicated volunteers.
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