Puppy Bowl offers viewers plenty of tackling and ruff-housing.
Lenny, a male Catahoula leopard dog mix from Gimme Shelter, is 12 weeks old and likes to sleep on peoples' heads.
Cash, a 15-week-old male pit bull, is from Greene Street Animal Rescue and he loves belly rubs.
Meet Sally, a dachshund/basset hound mix, left, and Harry, a chocolate dachshund smooth, both from Furever Dachshund Rescue.
Bessie, a Catahoula leopard dog mix, is a 13-week-old female from Gimme Shelter Animal Rescue.
Chestnut, a Labrador retriever/Australian shepherd mix from Bonnie Blue Rescue, is a 9-week-old male who loves to snuggle.
Gunter, a white pit bull/hound mix, center, chases Marta, a schnauzer/beagle mix, front, down the field as Biscuit, a Puerto Rican sato looks on.
Referee Dan Schachner loves this job. "You bet your pooper scooper," he said in an Animal Planet video.
Referee Dan Schachner gives Chestnut a cuddly time out.
Hedgehog cheerleaders root for the puppies from the sidelines.
The Puppy Bowl IX kitty halftime show features a dance music soundtrack and enough moving objects for even the most predatory feline.
The kitty halftime show makes use of the latest cat toys.
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The California Highway Patrol says a Santa Ynez teenager was hit and severely injured when she walked in front of a minivan.
A total of 13 guns and about 13,000 prescription pills 13 were seized from an alleged drug trafficker and his associates in Oxnard this week.
Vandals cut hole in storage unit and steal personal belongings.
Solvang is known for its Danish charm and tourists, not terror threats, but mayor Jim Richardson said he was notified of an ISIS threat Wednesday morning.
A Santa Barbara man was convicted Friday of aggravated sexual assault of a child under the age of 14 by forcible rape.
An officer involved shooting in Oxnard early Saturday morning killed a 24-year-old woman.
Due to little rain fall, diminishing moisture levels in vegetation, and unseasonably warm weather the Santa Barbara City Fire Department has cancelled any and all burn permits that have been issued.
17-year-old Grace Fisher is rehabilitating in Colorado with family by her side.
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