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Entries Tagged as 'animals'

City of Long Beach has several dog parks, but users should be mindful of their rules

April 11th, 2014 · No Comments · animals, Pamper Your Pet

Long Beach has several facilities for residents to exercise their dogs off-leash. Most facilities feature spaces for both large and small dogs, benches for owners, free doggie waste bags and water fountains. Double entrance and exit gates help provide a secure environment for dogs. Parks, Recreation and Marine Dog Parks are non-supervised facilities. Patrons should […]

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Pet-adoption event to include free microchipping, vendors

April 11th, 2014 · No Comments · animals, Pamper Your Pet

The local pet-information website The Pet Post will host a “Second Chance” pet-adoption event on Sunday, April 13. from 10am to 3pm at Good Neighbor Park, 2800 N. Studebaker Rd. Animal Care Services will provide free pet microchipping from 11am to 1pm, while supplies last, for residents of Long Beach, Signal Hill, Cerritos, Los Alamitos […]

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A story of some dedicated people and 3,000 greyhounds

June 10th, 2011 · No Comments · animals, Pets

Many of us have read or heard about the fate of ex-racing greyhounds. This is not that story, but rather the story of some dedicated people who decided to do something about these wonderful and loving dogs. This is their tale, as told by Joyce McRorie…

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After reforming operations at Animal Care Services, Keisler promoted to Parks and Rec bureau manager

June 10th, 2011 · No Comments · animals, Pets

By Steven Piper Staff Writer John Keisler, who has worked as manager at Long Beach Animal Care Services (ACS) since 2008, was recently promoted to business operations bureau manager for the Parks, Recreation and Marine Department.

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City of SH providing pet-friendly ‘Hounds on the Hill’ event

June 10th, 2011 · No Comments · animals, Pets

The City of Signal Hill will host the 2nd annual “Hounds on the Hill” event at Signal Hill Park, 2175 Cherry Ave., on Saturday, June 11 from 1pm to 4pm.

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