| Aug 13, 2013
| 10:19 AM
A Riverside County woman is recovering from a pit bull attack that sent her to the hospital with wounds on her face and arm.
The attack occurred Monday just before 11 a.m. when the woman, whose name has not been released, was walking her small dog in...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Come Sunday, Broward County will close its animal shelter in Pompano Beach to consolidate operations at its main shelter in Fort Lauderdale.
That means residents looking for lost pets, surrendering animals or hoping to adopt will have to head to the...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 5:27 PM
ST. JOSEPH COUNTY – Your help has reunited a family and their dog.
Kristie Schieber says donations helped get "Skeeter" out of the Humane Society of St. Joseph County.
As WSBT told you on Wednesday, Skeeter ran away earlier this week, was...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 7:06 PM
Jenny Oswald has heard the stories of raccoons in her neighborhood. So she's not taking any chances with her pets.
"I won't be letting them outside by themselves," she said.
Animal control is advising of rogue raccoons in the area of 13th and Tyler....
| Oct 17, 2013
| 4:57 AM
Volunteers have a new plan to reduce the feral cat population in Garden City.
The Garden City Telegram (http://is.gd/zBsBFH ) reports that the Finney County Humane Society is planning a trap, neuter and release program. The effort will use...
| Jul 12, 2013
You’ve heard of BYOB. What about BYOD?
Outdoor dining and drinking season is in full force, and more than 60 restaurants have declared their outdoor seating areas dog-friendly with the City of Chicago.
The city previously required a separate...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Before his heart, liver and kidneys were removed and sent to transplant recipients across the country, the organ donor had a history of trapping raccoons to use as live bait for training dogs and was twice bitten by the creatures, officials say.
| Sep 27, 2013
| 9:09 AM
A pit bull that charged at and bit a firefighter -- twice -- as he rendered aid inside a Bay Area home has been granted a reprieve from being euthanized.
The 5-year-old pit bull mix, Indi, had completed a 10-day rabies quarantine on Thursday and was...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 12:43 PM
When Typhoid Mary died in 1938, in medical exile on a tiny New York island, she took untold numbers of Salmonella typhi to her grave. No one knew how the bacteria managed to thrive and not kill her.
A team of microbiologists from Stanford University and...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 2:36 PM
MISHAWAKA – Owners of a dog shot and killed by a Mishawaka police officer say her death could have been prevented.
Police say the dog attacked an officer investigating a report of people smoking pot at Battell Park Sunday night.
"I tried pulling...
| Sep 5, 2013
Headlines for Thursday, September 5, 2013
ROGER WATERS: One Wall He Does Not Want to Tear Down
Roger Waters took his production of Pink Floyd's The Wall to Berlin, Germany last night, and on Tuesday he joined a protest to protect one of the last...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 10:39 PM
The Orange County Humane Society will host a rabies vaccine clinic for Newport Beach and Costa Mesa residents' pets Saturday.
From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., dogs can get a rabies vaccine for $8 at the Costa Mesa Bark Park at 890 Arlington Drive, according to...