Lily plants may be popular at Easter, but the leaves, flowers, even the pollen can lead to multiple organ failure and imminent death for cats. There are two main varieties that are most dangerous.
A judge convicted a 55-year-old Concord man whose pit bulls fatally mauled his 2-year-old step-grandson four years ago on charges of child endangerment and involuntary manslaughter.
Their movie stars spend their time off set licking themselves, chasing their tails, or napping for hours. They eat kibble instead of caviar, and their hair stylists use a water hose, but these actors may be more captivating than anything Hollywood can dish out. The Humane Society Silicon Valley harnesses the ubiquitous online fascination with kitten and puppy videos by using volunteer producers to create a successful Internet marketing plan for adoptions.
Kid birthday parties are now available at the East Bay SPCA…
Northern California authorities stopped two dogs from devouring the dead body of their owner as it lay on the ground in a clearing beside the road.
A husky mix called Roo!, owned by trainer Stacey Campbell of San Francisco, got a special award for the best mixed-breed dog at the the Westminster Kennel Club show.
Macy’s Union Square holiday window display features live animals, in the 27th annual San Francisco SPCA tradition, continuing through January 5th.
Canine influenza emerged about 10 years ago when it popped up in greyhound racing tracks in Florida. Since then it’s spread and has peppered itself across half the United States.
With animals, we don’t necessarily know what they’re thinking. Still, we see compulsive behavior by our four-legged friends.
A man and his dog escaped safely from a two-alarm duplex fire in
Santa Cruz on Saturday.