Peninsula Humane Society

Dog Sitter Abuse

Burlingame Dog Sitter Pleads Not Guilty To Animal Cruelty Over Incident Caught On Camera

Linda 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.

08/27/2015

Dog Sitter Abuse

Humane Society Presses For Animal Cruelty Case Against Burlingame Dog-Sitter

The 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.

08/24/2015

Dog Sitter Abuse

Animal Care Officials Seek Dog Believed Abused By Burlingame Dog Sitter

Animal 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.

08/20/2015

Dog Lover

Golden Chinscher? ‘Who’s Your Daddy’ DNA Tests Results Yield Most Creative Canine Breeds Ever

A 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.

03/18/2015

Owl Family Reunited

Baby Owls Reunited With Parents In Peninsula Re-Nesting

Three baby owls that fell from their nest were successfully reunited with their parents last weekend, the Peninsula Humane Society said.

04/26/2014

Dog In TAILS (Transitioning Animals Into Loving Situations) are matched with minimum-security inmates are usually considered unadoptable. (Peninsula Humane Society)

Dogs Graduating From Peninsula Inmate Training Program Need Adoption

Four dogs graduated on Thursday from a special program on the peninsula that paired them with county jail inmates for training.

04/04/2014

'Candy,' a 2-month-old Chihuhua puppy with dyed pink fur found in East Palo  Alto.

Shelter Seeks Owner Of ‘Candy’, Pink Chihuahua Found In East Palo Alto

Peninsula 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.

01/23/2014

Oreo, a Boston terrier reunited with its family after missing for four years. (The Daily News)

Peninsula Family Finds Missing Pet Dog 4 Years After Disappearance

A Peninsula area family has been reunited with its dog more than four years after he went missing.

01/31/2013

A marsh near the Redwood shores Lagoon. (State of California)

Drowned Cat Found In Redwood Shores With Dumbbell Tied To Neck

A black-and-white cat was found drowned in the Redwood Shores lagoon on Wednesday with a five-pound dumbbell tied around its neck.

11/03/2011

A gopher snake tastes the air with its tongue. (David McNew/Getty Images)

2-Foot Snake Found In Redwood City Restaurant Bathroom

An animal control officer pulled a two-foot snake out of a restaurant bathroom in Redwood City on Tuesday night, according to the Humane Society.

CBS San Francisco–03/31/2011

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