Marin County Considers Lifting Ban On Slaughtering AnimalsThe ban on slaughtering animals in Marin County may soon be lifted, but not everyone is happy about it.
Animal Rights Activists Block Off Meat Department At Whole Foods, BerkeleyAnimal rights activists used tape and other methods to stop customers from buying meat.
Bay Area Woman Saves Dog From Being Slaughtered For Meat In ChinaThursday marks the Lunar New Year. For a growing number of animal lovers, here and in China, they hope the Year of the Goat will be the time to remember the story of a little dog that inspired a movement.
Petaluma Slaughterhouse Co-Owner Pleads Guilty In Scheme Processing Diseased CowsThe co-owner of a Petaluma slaughterhouse accused of processing bad beef pleaded guilty in an alleged scheme that led to a massive international beef recall.
4 Petaluma Slaughterhouse Officials Indicted On Charges Of Processing Diseased AnimalsA federal grand jury has indicted four officials at the Rancho Feeding Corp. slaughterhouse, alleging they slaughtered diseased cows while inspectors were on their lunch breaks and distributed the cattle.
Auctioneer 1st Man Charged Under California Law To Protect Horses From Slaughter They were called Lacey and Squirt, two professional rodeo horses and beloved pets. But they ended up sold for meat on someone's dinner plate overseas. In a landmark case, a suspect has been charged with delivering at least one of them to slaughter.
Neighbors Fear Baby Birds Massacred In Woodchipper During Oakland Post Office ProjectOakland residents say rare birds were slaughtered during an Oakland tree-trimming project on behalf of the downtown U.S. Post office.
$300K Study To Determine Why Deer Become Road Kill On Peninsula FreewayResearchers are spending $300,000 to find out why deer crossing a Bay Area freeway become road kill.