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.
Fremont Police Dog Niko Found Hiding In San Jose Creek BedNiko, a Fremont police dog that escaped from its yard sometime Friday night, was found hiding in a San Jose creek bed Sunday morning, according to police.
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.
Dogs Trained To Sniff Out Truffles In Napa Valley You've seen dogs trained for search and rescue and others for for sniffing out narcotics. Now some Bay Area dogs are learning to dig up what chefs call the “black diamond,” better known as truffles.
Truffle Dogs Sniff Out Pricey, Pungent Fungus In Napa ValleyThe growing appetite for truffles is feeding demand for dogs trained to sniff out the pungent fungus prized by chefs and foodies.