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A group of puppies found abandoned inside a dumpster in San Rafael. (Marin Humane Society)

‘The Nifty Nine’ Puppies Rescued From A Dumpster In Marin Have All Found Homes

Nine abandoned pups who captured the hearts of thousands across the country have all found homes.

03/07/2015

Nine puppies discarded near a dumpster in San Rafael were saved by a good samaritan. (Marin Humane Society)

9 Puppies Abandoned By Dumpster In San Rafael Saved By Good Samaritan

Nine puppies were saved by a good samaritan who spotted the pups beside a dumpster in Marin County Tuesday night.

03/04/2015

A bear cub captured in Hoopa, California (Photo credit: Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care, Inc.)

Underweight, Motherless Bear Cub Rescued After Climbing Backstop On California Reservation

Two formerly lonesome bear cubs are starting 2015 together in the care of Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care after showing signs of distress and being rescued by humans near Northern California’s Trinity River over the holidays.

01/05/2015

The Cliff House Restaurant perched above Ocean Beach. (Cliff House)

Surfer Rescued By Coast Guard Crews Beneath Cliff House Restaurant In San Francisco

U.S. Coast Guard crews rescued a surfer in distress Tuesday afternoon beneath the Cliff House restaurant just north of Ocean Beach in San Francisco.

12/02/2014

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7 Puppies Found Abandoned In Radio Shack Trash Bin Nursed Back To Health

A Lake Tahoe animal shelter is providing a new lease on life to seven puppies found abandoned in a trash bin in Susanville.

12/01/2014

Yosemite National Park Remains Open As Rim Fire Continues In Burn On Park's Western Edge

2 Bucks – 1 Dead, 1 Living Get Antlers Tangled Together Prompting Bizarre Rescue In Moraga

A bizarre animal rescue unlike animal control officers had ever seen in the East Bay hills was caught on camera when two bucks were found with their antlers tangled together with rope and wires.

11/19/2014

(CBS)

2 Pulled From San Francisco Bay By Fire Department In Separate Incidents

The San Francisco Fire Department pulled two people from the San Francisco Bay Wednesday, according to a spokeswoman.

11/19/2014

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Neighbor Credited With Saving Pinole Woman From House Fire

A neighbor is being credited with saving a woman from a house fire in Pinole.

09/07/2014

Chickens released at Animal Place Ranch. (CBS)

Chickens Saved From Slaughter At Vacaville’s Animal Place Ranch

These mature hens came from a factory egg farm where they would have been killed if Animal Place hadn’t taken them. They have spent their entire lives jammed together in wire cages. This is the first time any of them has been able to flap their wings or even walk on solid ground.

09/05/2014

Recology truck. (CBS)

Homeless Man Falls Asleep In San Francisco Dumpster, Nearly Gets Crushed In Recology Truck

A homeless man who fell asleep in a dumpster had to be rescued from being crushed after waking up inside a Recology cardboard recycling truck Tuesday morning.

07/22/2014

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