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A mountain lion cub. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Mountain Lion Likely Followed Family After Attacking Boy

The boy upgraded by doctors to good condition Monday, and was released from the hospital. He was attacked around 1 p.m. Sunday afternoon on a hiking trail along Montebello Road near the Pichetti Winery. The family was about two miles away from the main picknick ground at the time of the attack.

09/08/2014

Screenshot of YouTube footage of a cat saving a Bakersfield boy from an attacking dog. (YouTube)

Hero Cat Who Saved Bakersfield Boy From Dog Attack Throws First Pitch At Game

A cat who became famous for saving a Central California boy from a dog attack threw the first pitch Tuesday night at a Bakersfield Blaze baseball game—or at least she tried.

05/20/2014

Screenshot of YouTube footage of a cat saving a Bakersfield boy from an attacking dog. (YouTube)

After Saving Boy From Attacking Dog, Hero Cat To Throw Out First Pitch At Baseball Game

The Central California cat that drew national media attention for saving a 4-year-old boy from an attacking dog this week is receiving the honor of throwing out the first pitch at a hometown baseball game next week.

05/16/2014

(CBS)

20 Animals Rescued From Pacific Grove Home In Apparent Hoarding Case

The SPCA of Monterey County rescued 14 dogs, four puppies and two cats on Wednesday from a Pacific Grove home where they were locked into three small, filthy rooms in an apparent case of animal hoarding.

05/08/2014

(Credit Robert Dollwet via Youtube)

Cat Lovers To Gather For Funny Video Fest In Oakland

Thousands of cat lovers will gather in Oakland Saturday to enjoy funny cat videos.

05/08/2014

Humane Society Silicon Valley is looking for foster parents for kittens like this one. (HSSV)

Foster Parents Needed For Underweight South Bay Kittens

Foster parents provide daily care and medication to the cats along with lots of TLC. They must also bring the cats in for regular medical appointments.

05/06/2014

(Credit Robert Dollwet via Youtube)

Cat Trainer Gets Dogs, Cat To Rock To Pharrell Williams’ ‘Happy’ Video

Bay Area native animal trainer Robert Dollwet’s video of the Pharrell Williams song “Happy” is going viral thanks to a pack of expertly choreographed dogs and an unlikely swimming cat, demonstrating that few creatures demonstrate happiness better than our four-legged friends.

05/04/2014

A mountain lion. (National Park Service)

Residents Spot Mountain Lion In San Mateo County Neighborhood

Residents spotted a mountain lion in Los Trancos Woods on Friday evening, San Mateo County emergency officials said.

04/20/2014

(CBS)

Easter Warning For Cat Owners, Extreme Poisoning Danger From Lilies

Lily plants may be popular at Easter, but the leaves, flowers, even the pollen can lead to multiple organ failure and imminent death for cats. There are two main varieties that are most dangerous.

04/16/2014

(Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Veterinarian House-Calls Making Pet Care Easier For San Franciscans

In a city with more dogs than children, San Franciscans can find it challenging to find a veterinarian when they need one.

04/14/2014

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