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Veterinarian House-Calls Making Pet Care Easier For San Franciscans

In a city with more dogs than children, San Franciscans can find it challenging to find a veterinarian when they need one.

04/14/2014

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Kitten, Puppy Videos Give Humane Society Silicon Valley A Viral Adoption Advantage

Their movie stars spend their time off set licking themselves, chasing their tails, or napping for hours. They eat kibble instead of caviar, and their hair stylists use a water hose, but these actors may be more captivating than anything Hollywood can dish out. The Humane Society Silicon Valley harnesses the ubiquitous online fascination with kitten and puppy videos by using volunteer producers to create a successful Internet marketing plan for adoptions.

04/10/2014

Southern Marin firefighters rescue a pit bull puppy named Mia from the bottom of a cliff after a 200-foot fall. (CBS)

Pit Bull Puppy Rescued After 200-Foot Cliff Fall In Marin County

Firefighters rescued a puppy that fell 200-feet off a cliff in Marin County Sunday.

03/30/2014

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Burglars Crawl Through Doggy Door, Point Gun At Fremont Home Invasion Victim

Two burglars pointed a gun at a victim during a home invasion robbery on Thursday in Fremont, police said.

03/30/2014

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Petaluma Police Dog Helps Track Down Drug Offender

A Petaluma police dog helped apprehend a drug offender on Saturday.

03/30/2014

Max, a German shepherd who pulled his owner out of bed as their home filled with carbon monoxide. (CBS)

Hero Dog Saves Elderly Novato Man From Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

A Novato man’s dog – obtained from a rescue organization – is being credited with returning the favor by saving his life after he was overcome with carbon monoxide poisoning.

03/05/2014

Keiko, a 15-year-old Akita, found dead inside a stolen SUV. (Gilroy Dispatch)

SUV Stolen With Dog Inside; Found Dead Days Later In San Jose

A dog inside an SUV that was stolen in Gilroy was found dead when the vehicle was discovered days later with the dog still inside, according to police.

03/03/2014

Jamie was stolen from a Milo Foundation adoption center Saturday. (Milo Foundation)

9-Week-Old Puppy Stolen From Point Richmond Animal Shelter

A pet rescue foundation says they need the public’s help finding a 9-week-old puppy stolen from one of their Bay Area adoption centers.

02/27/2014

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Police Dog Helps Catch San Leandro Domestic Violence Suspect After Fleeing Police

A police dog helped track down a domestic violence suspect who fled from officers Sunday night in San Leandro.

02/18/2014

Smoke rises from a duplex on Fairway Dr, in San Leandro, where a fire displaced six people and killed a dog, February 14, 2014. (CBS)

6 Displaced, Dog Killed In San Leandro Fire

Six people were displaced in a one-alarm blaze at a two-story duplex in San Leandro Friday morning, an Alameda County fire spokeswoman said.

02/14/2014

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