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Pit bull stabbed PetSmart

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Man stabs pit bull inside PetSmart

A pit bull is stabbed during an adoption event at a PetSmart in Georgia.

Feral, stray cat

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Feral cat forces elementary school to close

A feral cat that's terrorizing students has forced an elementary school in Maryland to close.

Pit bull saves boy from bees

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Pit bull saves Ore. boy from bees

An Oregon City family is calling their pit bull a hero for saving their son from a swarm of bees.

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Police recover stolen dog in drug, weapons bust

It wasn't a typical stolen goods recovery for police.

Pit bull shot by arrow

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Pit bull recovering after being shot by arrow

A pit bull in Utah is recovering after being shot in the abdomen by an arrow and is lucky to be alive.

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San Luis Obispo Woman Gets Kicked In Face After Entering Giraffe Enclosure

A San Luis Obispo woman got too close for comfort at a Wisconsin zoo over the weekend.

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Cat survives 9-story fall from apartment building

If it's true that cats have nine lives, this cat just used all nine -- one for every story he fell after slipping of an apartment building's terrace.

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Big dogs suffer as Hong Kong status symbols

Forget jewels, watches and fast cars. In Hong Kong, giant dogs are must-have status symbols.

Dogs, Cats, and More Ready to be Adopted This Weekend!

Adopt-A-Thon and Festival Kicks Off Sunday in Goleta

If you're an animal lover or thinking about adding a new furry friend to your home, there's a fun event for you this weekend in Goleta.

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Doggie dates have come to Tinder!

And they called it puppy love. A new initiative to help rescue dogs find loving homes has come to the popular hookup app, Tinder.

Shelter Volunteer Mourns Dog Killed By Other Dogs

Santa Barbara County Animal Shelter is reviewing its procedures after an employee accidentally left a shelter gate open. On Thursday dogs slipped out of the gate and killed a dog in quarantine pending an appeal in a dangerous dog hearing.

Happy dog passes out

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Dog passes out with joy when owner returns

A dog is so happy when its owner returns from two years in Europe that it passes out in joy.

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Father Daughter Team Raising Money Leukemia Awareness

Fundraising Goal Met for Blood Cancer Research

A father/daughter team from Goleta met their fundraising goal raising awareness for…

Paralyzed Extreme Water Sports Enthusiasts Selling Calendars to Raise Money for Rehabilitation

A photographer and former extreme water sports junkie, once strangers have now…

Father/daughter duo spend summer volunteering

Father/Daughter Pair Learn Valuable Lessons Outside Classroom

While many students took the summer break to vacation and enjoy the time off from…

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Westmont College Staffers Take The Ice Bucket Challenge

Westmont College President Gayle Beebe took part in the ALS ice bucket challenge…

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Through Tragedy The Community of Goleta Comes Together

Police continue to investigate a homicide in Goleta, following the tragedy, a group…

Scholarships Help Kids Go To Summer Camp

A local outdoor ranch camp invites hundreds of kids to their site every year and…

House and Home

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Baby Boomers face big housing crunch

America's Baby Boomers are facing a serious housing crunch, with many expected to…

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Sensors let seniors stay at home, safely

Mary Lou doesn't know that she's being tracked. The 77-year-old is in the middle…

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The spectacular houses built from scrap

For the aspirational, willing to bend their backs and broaden their minds, the…

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Swimming accident law: The basics

It's that time of year when the 6 o'clock news leads far too often with the most…

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Buying in bulk can save big bucks

From the single shopper to the family of seven, buying certain items bulk can save…

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Cut grocery bills with these 15 tips

When it comes time to cut spending, people often overlook what they spend at the…

Local Headlines

Santa Barbara Construction Fall

Construction Site Fall Injures Two Workers on Santa Barbara Mesa

Two construction workers came crashing down when a scaffolding fell apart while they…

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Showers Turned Off at Some Santa Barbara County Beaches

Santa Barbara County is turning off outside showers at several beaches to save water…

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Foam Free Advocates Push for Styrofoam Ban in San Luis Obispo

There are  restrictions in more than 80 California cities or counties on the use of…

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18-Year-Old Motorcyclist Dies in Crash

An 18-year-old man dies from his injuries after his motorcycle crashed with a car in…

Cayucos Man Arrested For Child Abuse

San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's deputies have arrested a 38-year-old Cayucos man…

Channel Island Damage

Santa Barbara Island Dock Damaged

Access to one of the Channel Islands is cut off while repairs are done to a dock on…

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Plea for Help from Family of Murdered Santa Maria Man

As Javier Limon Jr. stares at a collection of photographs of his late father Javier…

NewsChannel 3 Tipline Helps Pismo Man Get New Teeth

NewsChannel 3 Tipline Helps Pismo Man Get New Teeth

In this Tipline story, we help a man battered by life. A series of tragic events…

Woman Featured In Tipline Story Gets $25,000

NewsChannel 3 has a nice surprise for a woman who battled the City of Santa Barbara…

Six Year Fight To Save Historic Beach Cabana Is Over

Santa Barbara County Historic Landmark #49, also known as the Irene and Frances…

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Tipline Warning: Bill Collectors Accused of Using Illegal Threats

An out of state bill collector may be going to far to get people to pay a past debt…

Tipline Investigation: Botched City Inspections Cause Homeowner Nightmare

Our special Tipline Investigation exposes a flawed Santa Barbara city policy that's…

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