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Probation, no ownership order, in Loomis animal-welfare case

AUBURN CA - More than a year after what local Humane Society officials were calling the biggest rescue operation of its type in recent memory, the Loomis animal owner charged with ...

Placer County, meet the new animal cops on the block

A wrinkle in California law allows officers of non-profit humane societies fighting animal abuse to carry sidearms, wear a badge, issue tickets and obtain search and arrest warrant ...