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A dog looks from the rear window while the driver fills the car with gas. (Adrian Dennis/AFP/Getty Images)

PETA Makes Push For Signs Warning Pet Owners Of Danger Inside Hot Cars After SF Mall Incident

A professional dog walker was cited last week for keeping eight dogs in a hot van in San Francisco, prompting an animal rights group to request signs warning dog owners and walkers about the harm of leaving pets inside cars.

06/18/2014

The sun shines bright in the blue skies over the Bay Area. (CBS)

Dog Left In Hot Car Dies In Pleasant Hill, Woman Arrested

Pleasant Hill police have arrested a woman whose dog died after she allegedly left it inside a locked car in triple-digit heat.

06/28/2013

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Fairfax Father Arrested After Baby Left Alone In Car Outside Bar

A Marin County man was arrested on suspicion of child cruelty for allegedly leaving his baby inside his car while he was in a bar.

09/06/2011