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Grace Brannon (Blue Pearl Veterinary Partners)

Man Collapses At Veterinarian’s Office While Visiting Sick Dog, Is Revived By Staff

The 59-year-old pet owner was visiting his 12-year-old golden retriever at BluePearl Veterinary Partners in Northfield when he collapsed and lost his pulse.

07/16/2015

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Owner Seeks Help to Find ‘Best Friend,’ Collie Named KD

CHICAGO (CBS) — A female red Merle Border Collie named KD got away from the man responsible for transporting her from Denver to Chicago, says the dog’s owner, Walker Berry. KD disappeared near the Greater Chicago Truck Plaza […]

06/24/2015

(courtesy: Blueperlvet.com)

Dog Injured By Gunshots Is On The Mend

But animal-care advocates are trying to raise money for Sophie’s care.

06/05/2015

Owners of Spot say he was shocked by a light post in Humboldt Park earlier this week. (CBS)

Dog Owner Says Pet Was Shocked By Electrical Current At Humboldt Park

(CBS) – A Chicago couple believes their dog was shocked by electrical current near a wet light post in Humboldt Park. CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports. The beautiful weather at Humboldt Park on Thursday attracted […]

05/28/2015

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Photos: Dutch Shepherd From Chicago Is Best Friends With A … Pet Rat?

Osiris the Dutch shepherd is specifically trained to be very gentle with orphaned baby animals. Yes, that is in fact the cutest thing you’ve ever heard.

05/08/2015

C.J. will lose his leg after being shot Friday in Gary, Ind. (Westchester Animal Hospital)

Dog Will Lose Leg After Being Shot; Owner Fatally Wounded

Gary police say Keith Dumas was walking his Rottweiler in the 400 block of Adams Street around 10 a.m. when gunfire erupted. Dumas was pronounced dead at the scene.

04/24/2015

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VIDEO: Chicago-Style Hot Dog Pitted Against New York’s, L.A.’s

As with anything pitting Chicago against New York and L.A., watching these people criticize one of our city’s finest accomplishments may make your blood boil.

04/20/2015

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Latest Concern For Dog Owners: Canine Influenza

It’s reaching epidemic proportions, area veterinarians say. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.

03/30/2015

Owners of Moose the dog tested the mutt's DNA in hopes of finding out his canine heritage. (CBS)

Doggie DNA Tests May Help Identify Your Mutt’s Background

CBS 2 tried two different brands on five dogs and got some surprising results, Dana Kozlov reports.

02/20/2015

Cathey Castro's dog, Skruffi (courtesy: Cathey Castro)

Dog Owner Recalls Horror Of SUV Running Over Her Pet

At least one dog died, leaving its owner searching for answers. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

01/22/2015

Edward Holda  says he was stuck sitting to this service animal during a flight, even though he warned airline officials he was allergic. (Ed Holda)

2 Investigators: Pets, Allergic Humans Don’t Mix On Airliners

Bad reactions to dogs and other pets on planes can be severe. CBS 2’s Dave Savini reports.

09/15/2014

Germany's Andre Greipel (2ndL) sprints to win the 194 km sixth stage of the 101st edition of the Tour de France cycling race on July 10, 2014 between Arras and Reims, northern France. (credit: LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images)

11 Things Tour De France Riders Won’t Stop For

The 101st running of the Tour de France began Saturday, July 5th and will run through Sunday, July 27th. In total, the finishing teams/riders will have traveled 2,276.7 miles (3,664 kilometers) on their way to a chance at victory.

07/10/2014

Buddy reunited with Emma. (Credit: Cindy Hall)

Valparaiso Family Reunited With Missing Dog

A northwest Indiana family has been reunited with their missing dog on Saturday.

06/13/2014

Madison, a Doberman mix, ran away after a rescue group volunteer flew her into Midway International Airport in January. Madison slipped out of her harness while walking near the airport. (Illinois Doberman Rescue)

Dog Who Ran Away From Midway In January Gets New Home

A rescue dog who ran away from Midway International Airport in the depth of winter in January has found a new home in Chicago.

05/30/2014

A dog wandered onto the roof of a vacant home in Chatham; neighbors said the dog was there for three days before an Animal Control worker went up and got him down using a snare. (Credit: Mike Krauser/CBS)

City Worker Rescues Dog From Roof Of Vacant House

Neighbors said the dog had been up there for three days.

04/11/2014

Someone You Should Know (CBS)

Someone You Should Know: Veteran And His Ex-Military Canine

David Sapyta served in Vietnam. Lucy, his dog, served in Afghanistan. By adopting Lucy, David helped save her life. CBS 2’s Harry Porterfield reports.

04/04/2014

Hojin Lee (Credit: Niles police)

Man Charged With Abandoning Dog After Eviction From Apartment

A 37-year old homeless man has been charged with animal cruelty for allegedly abandoning his dog in an empty apartment in the northern suburbs.

03/19/2014

Taser & Sharpie (Photo Credit: romprescue.com / Puppy Bowl X)

Puppy Bowl X To Feature Two Chicago Puppies

The Bears may not have made it anywhere near the Super Bowl, but there are at least two Chicagoans you’ll be able to cheer for on February 2nd: Sharpie and Taser, two puppies from ROMP Italian Greyhound Rescue. The pups will be appearing in Puppy Bowl X…

01/24/2014

The animals at Save-A-Pet in Grayslake have been holding up remarkably well after the shelter has gone without power for two days because of the storm on July 11, 2011. (Credit: CBS)

Five Years After It Was Stolen, Dog Reunited With Illinois Family After Being Found In South Carolina

A dog stolen from the backyard an Illinois family more than five years ago was found wandering in South Carolina, and is now back with its rightful owners, reports WBBM’s Terry Keshner.

01/13/2014

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Woman, Chihuahua Attacked By Three Pit Bulls

Three pit bulls mauled an elderly woman walking a Chihuahua Friday evening in the Calumet Heights neighborhood, a witness told CBS 2. The owner’s pet was killed.

10/18/2013

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