Swimmers Urged To Avoid Russian River After Dog Dies From Toxic AlgaeSonoma County public health officials are asking people to stay out of the Russian River this Labor Day weekend after a dog death was tied to a toxic blue-green algae bloom in the area.
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 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.
San Francisco Animal Care Center 'Trumping' Pets To Help Get Them AdoptedAs candidates at the 2016 Republican presidential debate get ready to take center stage Thursday night, adoptable animals will be the “mane” attraction at San Francisco Animal Care and Control shelter.
Escaped Pit Bull Shot In Leg After Attacking U.S. Mint Employee, 2 Others Outside San Francisco Coin FactoryA pit bull’s leg will likely be amputated after the dog allegedly attacked a U.S. Mint employee and two other people outside the Mint building in San Francisco and was shot by federal police.
Some Bay Area Police Dogs Getting Vests To Protect Them From Gunshots, KnivesPolice dogs in the Bay Area are getting some new, sophisticated gear to protect them as they go after criminals.
German Shepherd Loose On East Bay Highway Evades CHP Officers For 2 HoursCalifornia Highway Patrol officers spent nearly two hours scrambling to catch a German Shepherd loose on East Bay highways Thursday morning, but the dog evaded officers as it ran onto Berkeley city streets, CHP officials said.
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.
Bear Mauls NorCal Woman Trying To Save Her Golden Retriever (VIDEO)A Northern California neighborhood is on high-alert after a woman survived a bear attack outside her home.
Richmond Police Dog In Critical Condition After Being Shot By Officer Who Was BitA Richmond police dog is in critical condition after being shot by a police officer who the dog bit Tuesday morning, according to a police sergeant.
Dog Shot, Killed After Attacking San Francisco Police OfficerA dog bit a police officer several times and died after the officer shot it Sunday evening in the Bayview Neighborhood of San Francisco, police said.
Dog Killed In 2-Alarm Fire Near Fisherman's WharfFirefighters have contained a two-alarm fire Friday morning that killed a dog in a three-story apartment building in the Fisherman's Wharf neighborhood of San Francisco, fire officials said.