Animal Fat Used To Make England's New 5-Pound Bank NotesThe Bank of England’s new plastic 5-pound note is stronger, cleaner and safer, but apparently not suitable for vegetarians.
Monterey County Officials Looking For Pit Bull Puppies Illegally Sold Too YoungThe Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals for Monterey County is looking for anyone who bought or took any puppies from a transient who was selling them illegally, a spokeswoman said Wednesday.
Oakland Firefighters Revive Dog Found Unresponsive In Crate During FireFirefighters in Oakland were able to save a dog found trapped in a fire Wednesday.
Bigfoot Believers Gather At Annual Lakeside Retreat In New YorkBigfoot believers have gathered in western New York and some insist the legendary Sasquatch's footprint is getting bigger.
Chicken That Crossed Bay Bridge Toll Plaza Claimed By 2014 Oakland Mayoral CandidateA 2014 Oakland mayoral candidate has claimed ownership of a chicken that tried to cross the Bay Bridge on Wednesday and became the subject of countless jokes on social media.
Wayward Porpoise Spotted In Napa RiverA wayward porpoise was spotted cruising in the Napa River near a boat dock Thursday morning.
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.
Sea Lion Rescued After Wandering Into Newport Beach BarA sea lion was rescued after it wandered into a bar in Newport Beach last week.
$10K Reward Offered After Homeless Man's Puppy Stolen, Brutally Tortured In San FranciscoA $10,000 reward has been offered to help find a thief who stole and beat a homeless man’s pit bull puppy so badly that veterinarians had to put it down.
Snake Vs. Snake: Kingsnake Caught On Camera Gobbling Gopher Snake At Antioch ParkLike it or not, the serpent cycle of life was caught on tape last weekend at the Black Diamond Mines Regional Preserve in Antioch where an adult California kingsnake got the best of an equally-hefty gopher snake.
California Beagle Owners Push For Stricter Rules On Animal TestingBeagles and their owners have been regular visitors to the state capitol in Sacramento to support AB147, a bill that would require publicly funded labs using dogs and cats for research to put healthy ones like Riley up for adoption rather than put them to sleep once the research is over.
CHP Officers Drive Injured Owl To Santa Rosa Wildlife HospitalAn owl rescued by California Highway Patrol officers in Santa Rosa is recovering Monday morning.