Kids' Pig Scramble in Woodside Draws Squeals from Animal-Rights ActivistsAnimal-rights activists say the event is traumatic for the animals and isn't so great for the children either.
Benicia Considers Legalizing Mini Pet PigsTo pig, or not to pig, that is the question people are pondering in Benicia.
Scientists Take First Steps To Growing Human Organs In PigsScientists have grown human cells inside pig embryos, a very early step toward the goal of growing livers and other human organs inside animals to transplant into people.
Pranksters Suspected Of Letting Pigs Out Of Morgan Hill School FarmPolice in Morgan Hill are searching for someone who let nearly two dozen pigs out of their pens at Live Oak High School over the weekend.
Traditional Pig Chase At Woodside Junior Rodeo Draws ProtestersA popular event that gets both kids and pigs squealing at the Junior Rodeo in Woodside has some animal-rights activists all fired up.
Bright Blue Fat Found In Wild Pig Killed In Morgan HillA wild pig had ranchers in Morgan Hill scratching their heads when it was found to have bright blue colored fat.
Five Alternatives To Zoos In CaliforniaThese five alternative zoos offer a humane alternative to the normal zoo experience for the whole family.
Bacon Prices On The Rise As Virus Killing Millions Of Baby Pigs In U.S.A virus never before seen in the U.S. has killed millions of baby pigs in less than a year, and with little known about how it spreads or how to stop it, it’s threatening pork production and pushing up prices by 10 percent or more.
Wild Pigs Digging Up Yards, Golf Course In San Jose Almaden ValleyFor the past month, as many as 40 animals - some weighing up to 300 pounds - have been coming down from the hills looking for food.
Safeway Under Scrutiny Over Shocking Pig Farm VideoAn animal rights organization has released a video of disturbing footage from an Iowa farm and is now calling for Safeway to rethink its animal welfare policies.