Protests Lead Berkeley Butcher Shop To Post 'Warning' SignA group of East Bay animal activists claimed a victory after their peaceful protests highlighting animal cruelty in the food system brought change to a Berkeley butcher shop.
Criminal Abuse Of Dog Results In Probation For San Francisco ManA San Francisco man will serve three years of probation following a no contest plea last week to criminal animal abuse of his Shiba Inu.
Kids' Pig Scramble in Woodside Draws Squeals from Animal-Rights ActivistsAnimal-rights activists say the event is traumatic for the animals and isn't so great for the children either.
Nearly 1,000 Animals Rescued From Hot Truck In FresnoFresno Humane Animal Services has been left with nearly 1,000 small animals after California authorities seized them from a truck trailer.
San Mateo Man Accused Of Beating Dog, Faces Felony ChargesA man was arrested for allegedly beating a dog in San Mateo on Friday, according to police.
Cockfighting Ring Busted In Central Valley, 100 Roosters FoundMore than 100 roosters have been recovered after police broke up a cockfighting ring in Central California.
Pig Rodeo: Fun-Loving Tradition Or Animal Cruelty?A pig scramble in San Mateo County is being called a great tradition by some, and animal cruelty by others.
San Jose Man Pleads Guilty To Killing And Injuring Cats A 25-year-old South Bay man pleaded guilty Tuesday to killing and injuring more than 20 cats that he stole from the streets of a quiet residential San Jose neighborhood.
Peninsula Woman Guilty In Dog Cruelty Incident Caught On CameraA Burlingame woman pleaded guilty to misdemeanor cruelty to animals on Wednesday for choking and hitting a dog during an incident in her backyard last year that was captured on video by a neighbor
Man Sought After San Francisco Dog Park Melee Caught On CameraA violent confrontation at a San Francisco dog park Thursday evening was caught on camera and could lead to criminal charges against one of the people involved.
California Lawmakers Approve Ban On Elephant HooksCalifornia's Legislature has passed a measure targeting elephant handlers who use tools that inflict pain to train or control the animals.
Man Brutally Stabs 2 Dogs At Oakland Dog Park After They Sniff His PuppyA trip to the park suddenly turned violent after a man stabbed two dogs. Police are still on the hunt for the suspect.