More than 100 emaciated cows, goats, sheep, hens, ducks, pigs, dogs and cats were rescued from a squalid quarter-acre lot near Moss Landing on Monday, according to the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals for Monterey County.
Nine abandoned pups who captured the hearts of thousands across the country have all found homes.
Nine puppies were saved by a good samaritan who spotted the pups beside a dumpster in Marin County Tuesday night.
San Francisco Animal Care & Control rescued eight abandoned dogs in a state of serious neglect from an Outer Mission home on Wednesday. The dogs will likely become available for adoption after they convalesce.
A one-alarm fire at an abandoned school in Pittsburg Sunday afternoon is considered suspicious, a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District official said.
A Salinas man was sentenced to three years in jail for molesting a 5-year-old child and then taking his own 4-year-child, only to abandon her days later.
An earthquake-damaged water main played a role in Vallejo firefighters’ ability to put out Tuesday morning’s fire on Mare Island.
Animal advocates were left disappointed Tuesday after the Antioch city council approved a new ordinance that outlaws feeding abandoned cats on public property.
A three-alarm fire that burned in an abandoned grocery store in East Oakland Tuesday night was declared under control early this morning, fire officials said.
Police in Fremont are looking for the driver of a blue pickup truck who abandoned two dogs off the side of the road Wednesday morning.