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.
Fairfield Police Find Pug Dog Thrown By Woman In Viral VideoPolice found a dog safe and well New Year's Day after a woman allegedly threw it to the ground last month in a video that got a lot of attention on social media.
Vets Warn Fleas Becoming Resistant To Chemical TreatmentsExperts say fleas may be mutating and becoming more resistant to topical anti-flea treatments, making them peskier than ever for Bay Area pet owners trying to get rid of them.
Freeze, Frost Warning Issued For Bay Area Impacts People, Animals OutdoorsA freeze warning will go into effect at 11 p.m. Saturday night for inland valleys and mountains of the Bay Area. People and animals outside may suffer.
The Power of a PetMany people feel that a house isn’t really a “home” without a four-legged, furry friend. Companionship of a pet has been shown to build self-esteem in the elderly, increase cognitive alertness, and lift the spirits of people with Alzheimer’s. Often times, an animal can reach a person in a way that other people cannot.
2 Dogs Rescued From San Jose Duplex FireTwo dogs were rescued from a two-alarm fire at a San Jose duplex Thursday afternoon, a fire captain said.