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Fremont Police Fatally Shoot Pit Bull After Attacking Man, Boy

Police shot and killed a pit bull that was attacking residents in a Fremont neighborhood on Saturday.

12/24/2013

Gem the Poodle

San Francisco Recology Workers Describe Rescuing Dog Dumped In Trash

Workers at a Recology recycling plant in San Francisco told KPIX 5 how they rescued a poodle puppy that was dumped into a garbage bag last week.

12/23/2013

Dash the cat was reunited with his owner at the Tri-City Animal Shelter in Fremont on December 5, 2013. The cat went missing on May 5, 2010. (Bay City News Service)

Fremont Family Reunited With Lost Cat 3 Years Later

A Fremont family was reunited with their cat Thursday, three years after he went missing, Fremont police said.

12/05/2013

A member of the San Francisco SPCA's "Wag Brigade" interacts with a passenger at San Francisco International Airport. (San Francisco SPCA via Bay City News Service)

‘Wag Brigade’ Therapy Dogs Bring Affection To SFO Holiday Travelers

Travel at San Francisco International Airport just got a lot more cuddly thanks to a team of therapy dogs who began interacting with passengers at the Bay Area’s busiest airport Tuesday.

12/03/2013

Roxy

Arrest Made In 2012 SF Tenderloin Dog Killing

Police this week arrested a man who has been wanted for nearly a year for the death of a woman’s dog in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood.

11/22/2013

A wild African serval. (CBS)

Wild Cat Hybrid Fad In California Concerning To Pet Experts

An exotic hybrid is the result of crossbreeding a domestic cat with an exotic “wild” cat, like a wild African serval or an Asian leopard cat. You can’t privately own wild cats like a serval in California, but you can take home the next best thing.

11/05/2013

Larry, an Italian greyhound, was last seen near the Air Canada cargo area at San Francisco International Airport on October 7, 2013. (CBS)

Dog Lost At SFO Remains Missing, Airline Deals With Email Fallout

The search continues for a dog that ran away from his handler at the San Francisco International Airport earlier this week. Meanwhile, the airline is dealing with a public relations crisis over an email sent by a company official.

10/12/2013

(Geoff Robins/AFP/Getty Images)

ConsumerWatch: Subaru, Pet Safety Group Test Out Dog Seat Belts

Subaru teamed up with Center for Pet Safety in an effort to create seat belts for pets, but the results of these harnesses were not promising.

10/03/2013

A pit bull dog. (CBS)

Antioch Pit Bulls Involved In Mauling Of Boy To Be Euthanized

Two pit bulls involved in the mauling of a 10-year-old boy in Antioch last month will be humanely euthanized, a city appeals board ruled Thursday afternoon.

09/27/2013

Running back Taiwan Jones #22 of the Oakland Raiders. (Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Raiders Player’s 2 Pit Bulls Fatally Attack Neighbor’s Chihuahua

Oakland Raiders cornerback Taiwan Jones’ agent said Friday that the NFL player is upset that his two dogs killed a neighbor’s Chihuahua this week.

09/20/2013

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