El Nino Rain Spurring Growth Of Mushrooms That Could Kill PetsEl Nino rain is helping to alleviate California’s drought, but it’s also spurring the growth of mushrooms that can be deadly to pets.
Should Dogs Wear Pants On Two Or Four Legs?Maxim Magazine deputy editor Jared Keller didn’t realize the true power of social media until this week.
5 Dogs Saved From Chinese Dog Meat Festival Arrive In Bay Area For AdoptionFive very lucky dogs have landed in the Bay Area on a flight from China where they were about to get slaughtered for their meat at the infamous Yulin dog meat festival.
Vets Warn Fleas Becoming Resistant To Chemical TreatmentsExperts say fleas may be mutating and becoming more resistant to topical anti-flea treatments, making them peskier than ever for Bay Area pet owners trying to get rid of them.
2 Dogs Rescued From San Jose Duplex FireTwo dogs were rescued from a two-alarm fire at a San Jose duplex Thursday afternoon, a fire captain said.
Jail Inmates, Dogs Brought Together In Peninsula Humane Society Adoption ProgramFour dogs graduated Friday from a Peninsula Humane Society program which matches minimum-security inmates with shelter dogs every eight weeks.
SoCal Skateboarding Bulldog Dies Of Heart Problems A 10-year-old skateboarding bulldog that became a celebrity and made it into the Guinness Book of World Records has died of heart problems.
Thumbtacks, Dog Food Sprinkled On Oakland Streets Prompts Pet Owner WarningsPiles of thumbtacks sprinkled next to dog food in Oakland have prompted a warning for pet owners Monday.
Stolen Pit Bull Puppy Returned To SF Animal ShelterA 2-month-old pit bull puppy stolen from a San Francisco Animal Care and Control shelter last week has been returned safely, a department spokeswoman said Wednesday.
Orange County 'Wolf Dog' Saved From Euthanasia Now Heading To North Carolina SanctuaryA judge has ordered that Karma, whose plight has won the support of thousands of Orange County residents, be sent to a wolf sanctuary in North Carolina rather than be euthanized.
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.
Animal Care Officials Seek Dog Believed Abused By Burlingame Dog SitterAnimal care officials are looking for a dog that a dog sitter may have abused last month as seen in a disturbing video posted online by the Peninsula Humane Society.