Chicken That Crossed Bay Bridge Toll Plaza Claimed By 2014 Oakland Mayoral CandidateA 2014 Oakland mayoral candidate has claimed ownership of a chicken that tried to cross the Bay Bridge on Wednesday and became the subject of countless jokes on social media.
Oakland Shelter Over Capacity, Needs Help Fostering DogsOakland Animal Services is full beyond capacity and needs to find foster homes for its dogs.
Roberta Shares How Animal Lovers Can Help Their Furry FriendsFriends of Oakland Animal Services is asking for the public’s help to save the life of a special puppy and others like him.
Oakland Animal Shelter Seeks Funds For 'Frodo,' Sick Puppy Needing TreatmentFrodo, a terrier mix puppy who came to Oakland Animal Services as a stray, was set to be adopted into a happy home but now is fighting for his life.
East Bay Pet Rescue Shelters & OrganizationsAnimals can become the neglected, abused and abandoned victims of overpopulation, owner stress, or elements of society on the fringe. Anyway you look at it animal rescue agencies are valuable resources to appreciate and support.
Oakland Dogfighting Suspect Identified, Homes Sought For Rescued DogsA suspect has been identified in a dogfighting operation uncovered in East Oakland last month, but officials are struggling to find homes or rescue groups to take the rest of the malnourished dogs, an Oakland Animal Services official said Friday.