Man Arrested With Crates Full Of Puppies At San Diego-Mexico BorderA smuggling suspect was arrested after 23 dogs, including 20 puppies, packed in an SUV were seized at the U.S.-Mexico border., authorities 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.
$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.
Animal Update: FBI Adds Animal Cruelty To Index Of Major CrimesThe Federal Bureau of Investigations is upping the stakes in their battle against animal cruelty. It’s now part of the Bureau’s index of major crimes. That means crimes against animals will now be taken as seriously as arson or homicide.
Watsonville Children Accused In Brutal Attack On KittensAnimal shelter officials want three Watsonville youngsters charged for hurting a trio of kittens, including one that was bashed against a wall and had to be euthanized.
Dozens Of Pit Bull Dogs Rescued From Oakland Home SqualorDozens of pit bulls have been rescued from a squalid two-bedroom Oakland home caked with dog feces and reeking of urine and decay.
3-Year-Old Vacaville Girl Found Barefoot In Rain; Mom ArrestedVacaville police arrested a 30-year-old woman Saturday on suspicion of leaving her 3-year-old child at home alone while she went to a store and visited a friend.
Abused Dogs Found Living In Filth; Salinas Woman ArrestedA woman was taken to jail on Saturday after Salinas police found a group of severely abused dogs inside the suspect’s home, which was in such an unhealthy living state that it was condemned, police reported.