Animal cruelty

San Jose Man Arrested After Dead Cat Found In His CarA man has been arrested in the killing of a cat in San Jose weeks after someone matching his description was seen snatching a cat from outside a residence.
Vallejo Man Suspected Of Shooting Out Dog's Eye With SlingshotA Vallejo man was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of shooting a dog with a slingshot, costing the animal one of its eyes, a Solano County sheriff’s deputy said.
Salinas Woman Sentenced To 3 Years Probation For Hoarding Diseased, Decomposing CatsA Salinas woman pleaded guilty to charges of animal cruelty in a case that involved pet cats found in varying stages of decomposition and diseased conditions.
Fremont Home Burglars Feed Broken Glass To Family DogPolice were seeking the public’s assistance in identifying two suspects who broke into a Fremont residence and injured the residents’ dog by feeding it shattered glass last Friday.
Burlingame Dog Sitter Pleads Not Guilty To Animal Cruelty Over Incident Caught On CameraLinda Levac was allegedly seen and recorded on video by a neighbor in the backyard of her Burlingame home grabbing a dog by its collar, lifting it in the air and slamming it to the ground multiple times, prosecutors said.
Burlingame Dog Sitter Charged With Animal Cruelty After Incident Caught On CameraA Burlingame dog-sitting business owner is being charged with animal abuse after a neighbor captured video of the woman allegedly mistreating a dog in her care.
Humane Society Presses For Animal Cruelty Case Against Burlingame Dog-SitterThe Peninsula Humane Society is pressing ahead with its claims of animal abuse against the owner of a Burlingame dog-sitting business after she was captured on video manhandling a dog in her care.
More Than 100 Animals Abandoned In Squalid Conditions On Monterey County Lot; 5 DeadMore 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.
British Actress Wants Name Removed From Pricey Hermes Birkin Bags Due To Crocodile CrueltyBritish singer/actor Jane Birkin told Hermes to take her name off the handbag after learning about the alleged cruel practices used to harvest the crocodile skins some of the bags are made of.
Dead Cat Tied To 10-Pound Weight Found In SF Bay During Pier 14 Shooting InvestigationSan Francisco Animal Control Officers arrested a man on animal cruelty charges after police found a dead cat in the San Francisco Bay during a homicide investigation at Pier 14.
Dead Dog Found With Its Legs Bound In Walnut Creek Canal; Animal Cruelty Investigation UnderwayContra Costa Water District workers found “Gino” the Australian Shepherd on Monday, drowned in a canal with his back legs bound in a shoelace.
Foster Farms Suspends 5 Workers Following Release Of Undercover Animal Cruelty VideoPoultry producer Foster Farms suspended five employees Wednesday after an animal-rights group released undercover video showing live birds being slammed upside-down into shackles, punched and plucked.