San Francisco Animal Care Center 'Trumping' Pets To Help Get Them AdoptedAs candidates at the 2016 Republican presidential debate get ready to take center stage Thursday night, adoptable animals will be the “mane” attraction at San Francisco Animal Care and Control shelter.
Oakland Shelter Over Capacity, Needs Help Fostering DogsOakland Animal Services is full beyond capacity and needs to find foster homes for its dogs.
Roberta Shares How Animal Lovers Can Help Their Furry FriendsFriends of Oakland Animal Services is asking for the public’s help to save the life of a special puppy and others like him.
Drought Prompts Surge In Abandoned Kittens & Desperate Need For Foster Families In OaklandA rise in kittens surrendered to animal shelters this spring has Oakland Animal Services officials asking residents to help foster the kittens.
Dozens Of Dogs Rescued From South Korean Dog Meat Farm Will Soon Go To Loving HomesAfter lifetimes spent in small, filthy crowded cages on a South Korean dog meat farm, dozens of dogs can now spend the rest of their lives in loving homes.
Dog Who Stood By Her Puppy After Being Thrown From Moving Vehicle In Watsonville AdoptedLast month people were shocked at the story of Beverly, a Miniature Pinscher-Chihuahua mix and her puppy, when they were thrown from a moving car in Watsonville. The surviving mother has now been adopted.
Court Rules Gay, Single Man Can Adopt His Son After Mother Steps In As SurrogateA gay man whose mother stepped in to act as surrogate for his child has won the right to adopt the eight-month-old child after a court ruling in the U.K.
'The Nifty Nine' Puppies Rescued From A Dumpster In Marin Have All Found HomesNine abandoned pups who captured the hearts of thousands across the country have all found homes.
Jilted? On Valentine's Day Say 'I Love You' (Not!) With A Hissing Cockroach Adopted From The SF ZooThe San Francisco Zoo has come up with a warm way for jilted lovers to show their dis-affection –- hissing cockroaches and giant hairy scorpions.
East Oakland Vacant Store Becomes Dumping Ground For Unwanted PetsUnwanted pets are being dumped at a vacant store in East Oakland just steps from a state-of-the-art SPCA animal shelter.
Terminally-Ill Cats And Dogs Get Tender, Loving Hospice Care In Their Final DaysA Silicon Valley animal shelter is making the last days of an ailing pet into some of the most heartwarming and gratifying days for its caregiver.
Cat Town Cafe Will Open Next Month In OaklandIt has been kind of a while since we first heard about Cat Town Cafe, a cafe/cat adoption center hybrid rumored to open in Oakland.