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Historic slaughterhouse settlement is reached

Settlement reached in Calif. slaughterhouse probe

CHINO, Calif. (AP) – Several California slaughterhouses and meat-packing facilities have agreed to a multimillion-dollar settlement after allegations of inhumane treatment at their facilities led to a massive beef recall that included meat sold to […]

11/27/2013

Dogs wait for adoption in shelter. (AP Photo)

Travelers give Hawaii dogs 2nd chance on mainland

(AP) – The lanky, charcoal-gray dog with a distinctive, wiry hairdo would stand out in most other animal shelters, but no one gave him a second look on Hawaii’s island of Kauai.

04/20/2013

Puppies in a pet store

Nearly 2 dozen dogs and cats exposed to parvovirus

SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — Investigators say nearly two dozen dogs and cats seized at a Southern California pet store may have been exposed to parvovirus, which can be deadly if untreated.

12/31/2012