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Chihuahua

Marla, an 8-year-old chihuahua killed after being run over by a police car. (Hannah Kenney/CBS)

Police Car Reportedly Runs Over, Kills Chihuahua In San Francisco’s Richmond Dist.

San Francisco Police were investigating after witnesses reported a police car ran over a dog in the city’s Richmond District.

02/20/2014

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SF Homeless Man Beats Animal Cruelty Charge, Only To Lose Dog To His Accuser

A homeless man falsely accused of abusing his dog has been acquitted of animal cruelty charges, only to see his accuser adopt the beloved Chihuahua while the man languished in a San Francisco jail.

10/27/2013

A chihuahua dog. (Chris Weeks/Getty Images)

Animal Update: The Mighty Chihuahua

The San Francisco SPCA is celebrating chihuahuas in May and June.

05/28/2012

Firefighters at the scene of a fire at a Berkeley studio which features an art piece of an airplane tail sticking out of the roof. (CBS)

Firefighters Douse Flames, Tangle With Chihuahua At Berkeley Art Studio

An early morning fire at an artist’s live and work space in West Berkeley had firefighters trying to contain both flames and a spooked chihuahua.

02/22/2012

Lost Chihuahua

Morgan Hill Burglar Steals Family’s Christmas Presents, Dog

A Morgan Hill family faced a Grinch-like shock the week before Christmas when they came home to find that all of their wrapped gifts and their beloved Chihuahua, Sharky, were gone.

12/26/2011

Charges Refiled In SF Haight Shooting Over Chihuahua

Prosecutors Wednesday said they were refiling an attempted murder charge against an employee at a market on San Francisco’s Haight Street accused of shooting a customer in the back during a dispute over a Chihuahua in February, after a judge dismissed the charge earlier this month.

CBS San Francisco–08/17/2011

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South SF Dognapper Won’t Face Charges For Stealing Lost Pet

A South San Francisco man who forcibly took a woman’s dog from her arms last week will not be prosecuted because the dog had actually belonged to him at one point, a deputy district attorney said Thursday.

CBS San Francisco–06/23/2011

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Dognapper Arrested After Returning South San Francisco Pooch

A South San Francisco dognapping that occurred Friday morning appears to have been a case of mistaken identity, a police sergeant said this morning.

CBS San Francisco–06/20/2011

Chihuahua puppy

Gilroy Man Could Face Life In Prison For Killing Puppy

A registered sex offender from Gilroy, accused of killing a Chihuahua puppy, could spend the rest of his life in prison, under California’s “three strikes” law.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/20/2011

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