Californians Now Allowed To Break Window To Save Pets In Hot CarsCalifornians who see an animal trapped in a hot car can now break a window to set them free without fear of prosecution under a bill signed over the weekend by Gov. Jerry Brown.
Visiting Yosemite With Fido
Mutt With Trump Comb Over Favored In Ugliest Dog ContestFriday’s dog show at the Sonoma-Marin Fair will never be mistaken for the annual Westminster Kennel Club gathering in New York.
San Leandro Police Reunite Boy With Puppy That Was Stolen At GunpointPolice have reunited a 14-year-old boy with his German Shepherd puppy, which was stolen from him at gunpoint on Monday in San Leandro.
Animal Rights Activists Aim To End Gas Chamber Use In California SheltersAnimal rights activists say a loophole in California laws allows shelters to euthanize animals in gas chambers, and are trying to put an end to the practice.
Dog In A Hot Car? New Legislation Would Allow Concerned Citizens To Break WindowsA new push to protect pets in California would allow people to free dogs left in hot cars without fear of getting sued under new proposed legislation.
San Francisco Airport Officials Working Like Dogs To Get More Pet FriendlyWhile it might seem a case of the tail wagging the dog, San Francisco International Airport, in order to stay out of the dog house, is working like a dog to get more pet friendly. To the relief of dog owners, and to dogs.
Bay Area Tick Season In Full SwingHeavy winter rains have created a tick problem in the Bay Area, and doctors say hikers and pet owners need to be vigilant to avoid getting bit.
No-Kill Cat Shelter Saves Hundreds Of Feline Lives
American Kennel Club Releases New Dog Breed RankingsLabrador retrievers still reign supreme after a quarter century as America's most prevalent purebred dog.
Growing Mountain Lion Population Posing Greater Risk To Small PetsWildlife experts say the mountain lion population is increasing, and that’s presenting a real danger to small dogs and cats.
Dog, Cat Rescued From 1-Alarm Garage Fire In BelmontFirefighters in Belmont rescued a dog and a cat from a residential structure fire Friday afternoon.