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.
Burlingame Dog Sitter Pleads Not Guilty To Animal Cruelty Over Incident Caught On CameraLinda Levac was allegedly seen and recorded on video by a neighbor in the backyard of her Burlingame home grabbing a dog by its collar, lifting it in the air and slamming it to the ground multiple times, prosecutors said.
Humane Society Presses For Animal Cruelty Case Against Burlingame Dog-SitterThe Peninsula Humane Society is pressing ahead with its claims of animal abuse against the owner of a Burlingame dog-sitting business after she was captured on video manhandling 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.
Golden Chinscher? 'Who's Your Daddy' DNA Tests Results Yield Most Creative Canine Breeds EverA quarter of the dogs taken in by one California animal shelter look like Chihuahuas. So how do you make a pet stand out when it's similar to so many other dogs at the shelter? Check the DNA and call it a Chihuahuadoodle.
Baby Owls Reunited With Parents In Peninsula Re-NestingThree baby owls that fell from their nest were successfully reunited with their parents last weekend, the Peninsula Humane Society said.
Dogs Graduating From Peninsula Inmate Training Program Need AdoptionFour dogs graduated on Thursday from a special program on the peninsula that paired them with county jail inmates for training.
Shelter Seeks Owner Of 'Candy', Pink Chihuahua Found In East Palo AltoPeninsula Humane Society and SPCA staff were searching for the owner of a Chihuahua puppy with dyed pink fur that was found in East Palo Alto last week with no collar, no tags, no microchipa and a broken leg.
Peninsula Family Finds Missing Pet Dog 4 Years After DisappearanceA Peninsula area family has been reunited with its dog more than four years after he went missing.
Drowned Cat Found In Redwood Shores With Dumbbell Tied To NeckA black-and-white cat was found drowned in the Redwood Shores lagoon on Wednesday with a five-pound dumbbell tied around its neck.
2-Foot Snake Found In Redwood City Restaurant BathroomAn animal control officer pulled a two-foot snake out of a restaurant bathroom in Redwood City on Tuesday night, according to the Humane Society.
San Mateo County Inmates Transform Dogs Through TAILS ProgramA unique partnership that brings together county-jail inmates and animal shelter dogs on the peninsula celebrated a milestone this week.