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Dog Walker

Mario Floyd, Stephon Lee (Oakland Police Dept.)

Police: Popular Oakland Dog Walker Murdered After Recording Video Of Suspected Gang Members

Two suspected gang members have been arrested on suspicion of murder for the fatal shooting last summer of a popular Oakland dog walker, police announced Thursday.

04/24/2014

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Permit Required Under New Law For Some SF Dog Walkers

A new law went into effect July 1st in San Francisco, requiring dog walkers with four or more dogs to obtain a permit.

07/05/2013

Dog Walker Gary Hesterberg was shot with a stun-gun in San Mateo County (San Mateo Sheriff)

Bay Area Dog Walker Hit With Stun Gun Sues Park Service

A San Mateo County man is suing the National Park Service and a park ranger who allegedly shot him with a stun gun for being uncooperative about his off-leash dog.

03/22/2013

Bullet shells (CBS)

Teen Shot At While Walking Dog In Menlo Park

MENLO PARK (CBS SF) – Police in Menlo Park are trying to determine who fired several shots at a teenager as he was walking his dog on Monday night. Officers responded to a reports of […]

05/01/2012

Taser, stun gun

Rep. Speier Calls For Investigation Into Dog Walker Tasing

A Peninsula congresswoman wants an independent investigator to determine whether a federal park ranger used excessive force when she used a stun gun on a man walking his dogs.

02/02/2012

Dog Walker Gary Hesterberg was shot with a stun-gun in San Mateo County (San Mateo Sheriff)

Peninsula Park Ranger Uses Stun Gun On Man Walking Dogs Off-Leash

A park spokesman said a man walking his dogs in San Mateo County was hit with a stun gun only after it “developed into a more serious law enforcement situation.”

01/31/2012

A dog walker escorts dogs along the beach at Crissy Field near the Golden Gate Bridge. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Supes Approve Regulations For Dog Walkers

Dog walkers in San Francisco will soon be subject to regulations given initial approval Tuesday by the Board of Supervisors, including limiting the number of dogs walked at one time in the city.

01/10/2012

Robert Mast went missing after taking his dog for a walk on February 5th. (BCN)

Man Goes Missing During Vallejo Dog Walk

Police in Vallejo are asking for the public’s help in locating a 45-year-old man who has not been seen nor heard from in 11 days.

CBS San Francisco–02/16/2011

A dog walker escorts dogs along the beach at Crissy Field near the Golden Gate Bridge. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SF Supervisor Suggests Requiring Permits For Dog Walkers

A San Francisco supervisor is considering introducing legislation that would require professional dog walkers to obtain a permit to take dogs to city parks.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/16/2011