Antioch Man Charged In Animal Cruelty Case For Alleged Puppy BeatingA man arrested last week on suspicion of severely beating a puppy in Antioch has been charged with animal cruelty, according to the Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office.
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.
Chihuahua Pup With 2 Broken Legs Found In Dumpster At Santa Rosa CollegeA Chihuahua puppy with two broken front legs was found abandoned in a dumpster on the Santa Rosa Junior College campus.
Puppy Stolen From San Francisco Animal ShelterA puppy was stolen from a San Francisco animal shelter Thursday afternoon and Animal Care and Control officials are asking for help in getting him back.
Burned Chihuahua Puppy Adopted By Young Alameda Burn SurvivorA tiny puppy who suffered disfiguring burns has found a new home with a Bay Area child who can directly relate to what had happened to it.
Oakland Animal Shelter Seeks Funds For 'Frodo,' Sick Puppy Needing TreatmentFrodo, a terrier mix puppy who came to Oakland Animal Services as a stray, was set to be adopted into a happy home but now is fighting for his life.
$10K Reward Offered After Homeless Man's Puppy Stolen, Brutally Tortured In San FranciscoA $10,000 reward has been offered to help find a thief who stole and beat a homeless man’s pit bull puppy so badly that veterinarians had to put it down.
Burned Chihuahua Puppy In Antioch Recovering After Losing Ears; $1,000 Reward Offered To Find AttackerA chihuahua puppy that was found to have been tortured with major burns is recovering after having its ears amputated. Police are offering a reward to find its attacker.
Firefighters Rescue Puppy From 50-Foot Deep Well In FresnoFirefighters lowered a knotted rope into the hole and looped it around the puppy's legs and torso and pulled him to safety.
$6,000 Reward Offered To Find Person Who Tossed Dogs From Moving Vehicle In Santa Cruz CountyA $6,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of the person who threw two dogs in sand bags from a vehicle near the dump in unincorporated Watsonville last week, officials said Friday.
Puppy Killed After Dogs Stuffed Into Sack, Tossed Out Of Moving Vehicle Near WatsonvilleInvestigators in Santa Cruz County are asking the public’s help to find who stuffed two dogs – a mother and her puppy – into a sandbag and tossed them from a moving vehicle, killing the puppy.
Ban On Selling Pets At The Pet Store Curbs Support For Puppy MillsThe recent movement to ban the sale of some animals, especially puppies at pet stores, is gaining momentum in cities in California, Florida and New Jersey, but it's still allowed in San Francisco.