Benicia Considers Legalizing Mini Pet PigsTo pig, or not to pig, that is the question people are pondering in Benicia.
Pet Dachshund Owners Sue PetSmart After Dog Dies During GroomingThe owners of a pet dachshund who died in May during a grooming appointment at a San Mateo PetSmart filed a lawsuit Tuesday morning, alleging the company had received several complaints of pet injuries during grooming appointments before but failed to take action to correct the problem.
Small Dog Stolen From Walgreens In San FranciscoSan Francisco police Wednesday asked the public for help in locating a man who stole a small dog from a Walgreens store near Alamo Square earlier this month.
Homeless Man Makes Heartbreaking Choice To Give Up His Dog After South Bay AccidentThe last time Romale Glossen saw his dog ‘Charlie,’ was when the pooch was hit by a VTA train in the South Bay. He wasn’t sure if he would live through the night.
Oakland Firefighters Revive Dog Found Unresponsive In Crate During FireFirefighters in Oakland were able to save a dog found trapped in a fire Wednesday.
House Cat Survives Bobcat Attack Outside Home In San Mateo CountyGame wardens are on the hunt for a bobcat that attacked a house cat in San Mateo County.
California Beagle Owners Push For Stricter Rules On Animal TestingBeagles and their owners have been regular visitors to the state capitol in Sacramento to support AB147, a bill that would require publicly funded labs using dogs and cats for research to put healthy ones like Riley up for adoption rather than put them to sleep once the research is over.
'The Nifty Nine' Puppies Rescued From A Dumpster In Marin Have All Found HomesNine abandoned pups who captured the hearts of thousands across the country have all found homes.
9 Puppies Abandoned By Dumpster In San Rafael Saved By Good SamaritanNine puppies were saved by a good samaritan who spotted the pups beside a dumpster in Marin County Tuesday night.
Pit Bull Stabbed, Beaten With Bat As It Attacked Woman In Pinole Home; Dog Later EuthanizedBlinky, a 9-year-old pit bull mix that attacked and severely injured a woman at her home in Pinole on Sunday morning, has been euthanized, according to Contra Costa County Animal Services.
Pet Ownership Too Much Responsibility? Bay Area Organization Lets Volunteers 'Borrow' OneAt one time or another, a lot of us have pined for a dog without being able to accept full-time responsibility for one, so a Bay Area organization is helping that dream come true by letting users ‘borrow’ pets.
Five Dogs Killed In North Richmond Residential FireFive dogs died in a residential structure fire on Monday evening in North Richmond, an unincorporated community in Contra Costa County, according to firefighters.