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UC Davis Treating Dozens Of Pets Badly Burned In Valley Fire, Butte Fire Free Of Charge; Seeks DonationsThe UC Davis veterinary clinic has received more than 40 cats, along with four horses, two pigs, two chickens, a dog and a goat. The animals will be up for adoption once they recover.
Study Finds Plastic Ending Up In The Guts Of Some California FishIf you're in the market for fresh fish, there's a chance it didn't eat the healthiest dinner.
Bright Blue Fat Found In Wild Pig Killed In Morgan HillA wild pig had ranchers in Morgan Hill scratching their heads when it was found to have bright blue colored fat.
Lake Tahoe Smartphone App Lets Casual Beach-Goers Do Science ResearchResearchers at Lake Tahoe are enlisting tourists and other beach-goers to record their observations and photographs on a new smartphone app to help scientists better understand the lake's environmental conditions.
California Drought Causes Estimated $1.84 Billion Agricultural LossesResearchers from the University of California at Davis looked Tuesday at the likely farm costs of the drought in 2015.
UC Davis Study Says Autism Care Costs Could Skyrocket By 2025, More Research Funding NeededEconomists at UC Davis say the costs associated with caring for people with autism spectrum disorder in the U.S. could reach more than $260 billion this year and could skyrocket in the next decade.
California's Wildflower Population Might Not Fully Recover From Drought ConditionsResearchers at UC Davis say the diversity of California's wildflowers may be permanently changed because of years of dry weather.
Grateful For His Opportunities, Man Who Helped Launch Corona In US Donates $1M To UC Davis Beer Science ProgramMexican immigrant Carlos Alvarez says in a university news release that opportunities in America have enabled him to donate to the education of future craft brewers.
East Bay Assemblywoman Proposes Cap On Buying Butane As Illegal Hash-Lab Explosions Become More CommonHealth officials in California are concerned about a large increase in the number of hash-oil explosions stemming from illegal labs.
California Drought To Cost Billions; Farmers Still 2.5M Acre-Feet Short Despite Drilling For WaterA new forecast says the economic impact of California’s drought will grow by $500 million in 2015, to $2.7 billion.
UC Davis Veterinarians Perform Life-Saving Heart Surgery On Cat With Rare Heart DefectIt took five top-notch doctors and a risky surgery, but a heart patient in Mill Valley is on the road to recovery. But this patient apparently has nine lives.
UC Study Finds Drinking Sugary Beverages For Two Weeks Can Boost Heart Disease Risk FactorsIn as little as two weeks, young men and women who drank beverages with high fructose corn syrup showed increased risk factors for cardiovascular disease, according to a study from researchers at the University of California at Davis.