Year in review: Animal stories
Pandas, dogs, seals, horses and more -- 2012 has had its share of animal tales. We've assembled 10 this year's most memorable.
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Wolf dogs rescued from Alaska( Brian van der Brug / Los Angeles Times / December 22, 2011 )
Matthew Simmons gets a lick from his wolf dog, one of 29 that were rescued from small cells where they were bred and imprisoned in Anchorage, Alaska. They now live in a 20-acre wolf sanctuary in the Los Padres National Forest.
More: Los Padres sanctuary goes to the rescue of wolf dogs