Animal Attack

Mountain Lion Attacks 6-Year-Old Boy Near Cupertino WineryAuthorities suspended a search for a mountain lion in Cupertino that sent a 6-year-old boy to the hospital Sunday afternoon, according to Santa Clara County Sgt. Curtis Stenderup.
Law Protecting Mountain Lions Celebrated In Half Moon BayWildlife advocates, a state senator and the mayor of Half Moon Bay gathered Sunday to celebrate a new law that protects mountain lions and cubs that pose no imminent threat.
Buffalo Gores Animal Handler At Santa Rosa Wildlife PreserveAn animal handler gored by a buffalo Wednesday at Safari West is recovering from significant injuries, said a spokeswoman for the Santa Rosa wildlife preserve.