Fighting Pit Bulls Are Getting A Second ChanceGood news for some shelter dogs -- and prospective owners. A new state law is giving them a second chance at life.
Tragedy Strikes Twice As Owners Of Barbaro Suffer Another Loss On Preakness DayTen years after Kentucky Derby winner Barbaro tragically broke down at the start of the Preakness, the owners watched another horse they bred die at Pimlico Race Course.
Contra Costa Humane Society Urges Adoptions As Dogs, Cats Face Euthanasia At Crowded SheltersAnimal shelters around the Bay Area are seeing an influx of dogs and cats to the point of overcrowding, and are urging people to consider adopting or fostering an animal.
Owner Battles Dog Death Sentence After SF Crissy Field Horse AttackThe owner of a dog that chased and attacked a United States Park Police horse at San Francisco’s Crissy Field appears to have won a partial victory in his fight against an order to put the dog down.
Governor Eyes Repeal Of Waiting Period To Euthanize Shelter AnimalsGovernor Jerry Brown is planning to repeal a law designed to protect shelter animals from unnecessary euthanization, but there's a mounting effort to stop the governor.
Rescued CoCo County Sea Lion To Be EuthanizedA sea lion that was rescued after stranding itself for the third time this year will be killed because she has extreme brain damage and can’t survive either in captivity or the wild, according to authorities.