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Chihuahua

'Charm' the Chihuahua rescued from a freeway median in Contra Costa County is reunited with her family. (Source: Contra Costa County Animal Services)

Chihuahua Found On I-680 Median Reunited With Family In Martinez

A Chihuahua found wandering on the middle of a busy Bay Area freeway has been reunited with her family after being rescued by a CHP officer.

05/15/2014

The 2-year-old female Chihuahua rescued from a highway median barrier in Walnut Creek at the Contra Costa Animal Services shelter in Martinez. (CBS)

Chihuahua Rescued From Walnut Creek Highway Median Awaits Adoption In Martinez Shelter

A Chihuahua that was rescued from atop a median barrier on Interstate 680 in Walnut Creek by a California Highway Patrol Officer Friday will have a few more days of tests before possibly being put up for adoption.

05/13/2014

CHP officer rescues chihuahua from center divider on I-680 in Walnut Creek.

CHP Officer Rescues Tiny Chihuahua From Center Divide On I-680 Walnut Creek

A CHP officer spotted the small dog on the highway’s concrete center divider around 6 p.m. while driving south on Highway 680 near the North Main Street overpass.

05/10/2014

An injured but recovering Carolyn Wax describes fending off a dog attack on her Chihuahua, May 2, 2014. (CBS)

Injured Brentwood Woman Describes Saving Her Chihuahua From Brutal Dog Attack

A Brentwood woman and her Chihuahua, both victims of a brutal dog attack, were recovering Friday while the dog that attacked them was under quarantine.

05/02/2014

Pablo Sandoval #48 of the San Francisco Giants is congratulated by Jeff Francoeur #23 after Sandoval scored on an RBI single from Hunter Pence #8 in the first inning against the Cincinnati Reds at AT&T Park on July 23, 2013 in San Francisco. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Former Giants Player Jeff Francouer Tricked Into Thinking Teammate Was Deaf

04/14/2014

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

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