Fairfield Police Seek Suspect Who Beat a Dog to DeathA witness told officers three men in their 20s were standing around the dog, which was chained by its collar to a fence with only its rear legs touching the ground, before one of the men swung a bat at the animal.
Officer Shoots Dog, Woman Loses Finger In Fremont Pit Bull AttackA Fremont police officer shot and killed a large pit bull dog that had turned on its owner and another woman in a bloody attack at a park, according to the department.
Police Kill Pit Bull That Attacked K-9 In OakleyA Concord police officer shot and killed a pit bull that attacked a police K-9 in Oakley, where investigators were seeking a murder suspect on Saturday.
Santa Cruz Authorities Investigate Possible Cockfighting, Dog FightingSanta Cruz County Animal Shelter officials are seeking the public's help in identifying the person or people involved in recent animal fighting.
Video: SF Police Boot Man With Pit Bull Off Cable Car Despite Service Dog ClaimA man was forced by San Francisco police to get off a cable car because he carried a pit bull in his lap which he claimed was a service dog, in an incident captured on video and shared on social media.
Contra Costa Animal Services Mistakenly Euthanized Two DogsContra Costa County Animal Services is investigating why two dogs were mistakenly euthanized after local rescue groups proposed saving the animal earlier this month, a department spokesman said Thursday.
Man Dies From Pit Bull Bit Wounds After Stockton AttackAuthorities say a loose dog attacked a man, who later died at a hospital of bite wounds in Central California.
SF Police Seek Woman Whose Dog Attacked Man In Golden Gate ParkA female suspect fled Golden Gate Park after her dog seriously injured a person at the park earlier this month, police said.
Boy Left Alone With 3 Pit Bulls Mauled To Death In Yuba County Mobile HomeAuthorities say a 9-year-old boy was mauled to death by his guardian’s three pit bulls after he was left alone with the dogs inside her mobile home in Northern California.
Monterey County Officials Looking For Pit Bull Puppies Illegally Sold Too YoungThe Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals for Monterey County is looking for anyone who bought or took any puppies from a transient who was selling them illegally, a spokeswoman said Wednesday.
Salinas Man Finds His Dog Severely Beaten After Arriving HomePolice in Salinas are investigating an animal cruelty incident after a resident came home Thursday to find one of his dogs so badly beaten, the dog had to be euthanized.
Pit Bull Shot By SF Police Expected To RecoverPolice say they noticed the pit bull's owner had some sort of drug paraphernalia on him, but when they tried to stop the man, the dog became aggressive.