Death Cap Mushrooms Popping Up Around Bay Area Following El Niño RainAll the rain from recent El Nino storms has mushrooms popping up all around the Bay Area, but with them comes a warning from health officials that some of them can be deadly.
Mountain Lion Found On Malibu Trail Died From Rat PoisonA well-known mountain lion found on a Malibu trail apparently died from rat poison.
Nearly 200 Firefighters Treated For Poison Oak While Battling Wildfire Near San Luis ObispoNearly 200 firefighters battling a blaze on California’s Central Coast had to be treated for poison oak.
Rattlesnake Bites Toddler In Pittsburg BackyardA Pittsburg toddler was airlifted to a hospital after suffering a bite from a rattlesnake Tuesday evening, according to firefighters.
South Bay Dog Owners Warned After White Powder Found On Popular TrailSouth Bay dog owners are being warned to watch what their pets pick up.
Rare California Condor Poisoned By Lead Recovering At Oakland ZooA rare California condor is recovering nicely at the Oakland zoo after being brought in with alarmingly high levels of lead.
Stanford Student's 'Cry For Help': Reportedly Admits Poisoning Classmates' Water Bottles With FormaldehydeA Stanford graduate student who said it was "a cry for help" admitted putting a lab chemical in classmate's water bottles.
Warning: 3 Dogs Fatally Poisoned After Drinking Water From Lake Chabot In The East BayEast Bay park and municipal officials have issued an urgent warning for dog owners to keep their pets away from the water at Lake Chabot.
Rat Poison Detected In 3 Bobcats Found Dead Near UC Santa Cruz CampusA test reveals a female bobcat originally reported as road kill near the UC Santa Cruz campus is the third cat to die from rat poison in four months.
'Amnesty' Pond For Dumping Unwanted Goldfish Planned After Deadly Restoration Of SF's Mountain LakePeople can soon start dumping their pet goldfish, carp and other unwanted fishy pets in a designated “amnesty” pond near San Francisco Presidio’s Mountain Lake.
Only In San Francisco: 'Goldfish Amnesty' Pond Planned After Poisoning Non-Native Fish In Mountain LakeCrews have taken drastic measures alien invaders in Mountain Lake, in San Francisco’s Presidio. But to do that, they have to kill off every living thing in the water.
Meatballs Found Near Santa Rosa Dog Park Found To Be Not PoisonousEight meatballs that were found last month near a dog park in west Santa Rosa did not contain any poisons harmful to people or pets, Sonoma County Animal Services said this afternoon.