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Ziggy, dog found in abandoned Lindenhurst home, after getting a haircut. (credit: Suffolk County SPCA)

Suffolk County Couple Adopts Dog Found Abandoned In Lindenhurst House

Ziggy, the Shih Tzu-mix that was found abandoned in a house in Lindenhurst last month, has found a forever home.

08/01/2014

Ziggy, dog found in abandoned Lindenhurst home. (credit: Suffolk County SPCA)

SPCA: Dog Found Inside Abandoned LI House Looked Like ‘Old Mop,’ Could Barely Walk

A dog is recovering after it was brought to a Long Island animal shelter in “horrible condition” last week, the the Suffolk County SPCA said.

07/25/2014

Honey Bey (L)  Haniyyah Barnes (R) (credit: Essex County Prosecutor's Office)

Newark Woman Admits To Killing Dog Over Parking Space

A New Jersey woman admitted Tuesday to throwing her neighbor’s small dog into traffic, and to its death, during an argument over a parking space.

04/29/2014

Puppy Paradise In Brooklyn (Credit: CBS 2)

Puppy Stolen From Brooklyn Pet Store Returned

Police said someone dropped off the little pup at the store on Saturday and took off.

03/29/2014

Bentley, a male Shih Tzu puppy who suffered permanent brain damage. (credit: ASPCA)

Brooklyn Man Indicted For Allegedly Punching Shih Tzu Puppy

Alex Dykes, 49, is charged with aggravated cruelty to animals and “overdriving, torturing and injuring animals” and failure to provide proper sustenance for animals.

04/12/2013

Bentley and Vampiro (credit: ASPCA)

ASPCA: 2 Brooklyn Residents Arrested In Separate Animal Cruelty Cases

Two Brooklyn residents have been arrested in separate animal cruelty incidents in which two dogs suffered from various forms of neglect and abuse, the ASPCA said.

04/05/2013

Skylar The Dog

Woman Frantic After Dog Is Stolen Right Behind Her Back In Chelsea

A woman turned her back for only a split second and her beloved dog was gone, stolen on the streets of New York City.

CBS 2–10/17/2012

Eugene Ovsishcher and Mickey (credit: Facebook)

War Vet Facing Eviction From Coney Island Apartment Over Comfort Dog

After a nine-month combat tour in Afghanistan, a doctor recommended Eugene Ovsishcher get a comfort dog to help him deal with symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder. Last August, he adopted Mickey, a Shih Tzu.

05/29/2012

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Furry Friend Finder: Wally And Beau

In this edition of Furry Friend Finder CBS 2′s Don Dahler and Cindy Hsu introduce us to Wally and Beau.

04/29/2012

Furry Friend Finder: jack

Furry Friend Finder: Jack

In this week’s Furry Friend Finder, Tri-State residents can adopt Jack, an 11-year-old Shih Tzu, from the Humane Society of New York.

11/13/2011

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Furry Friend Finder: Buddha

Buddha, a 2-year-old Shih Tzu, is looking for a new home.

10/02/2011

L.I. Dog Shelter Owner Takes Law Into Own Hands

The owner of a dog shelter is accused ot kidnapping two dogs she says came in neglected.

09/24/2010