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A wild marmot was spotted in San Jose's Willow Glen neighborhood on August 21, 2012. (WildRescue / Bay City News Service)

Wayward Marmot Captured After Being Spotted In San Jose Neighborhood

Wild animal expert Rebecca Dmytryk watched from across a residential street Tuesday afternoon as a wayward marmot chewed on grass in San Jose, many miles away from its natural mountain habitat.

08/21/2012

Starving Pelican

Starving Pelicans Turn Up On Bay Area Beaches

Wildlife rescuers say large numbers of starving young pelicans are turning up on local beaches right now.

07/08/2012

A Great Horned Owl chick.

Milpitas Horseback Rider Finds Set Of Baby Great-Horned Owls

A horseback rider in Milpitas stumbled upon a set of baby great horned owls and helped reunite them with their parent, according to local wildlife rescue organization, WildRescue.

04/22/2012

red-shouldered hawk

South Bay Hawk Found Shot Dead; 2nd Time In As Many Months

A second red-shouldered hawk was found shot by a pellet gun in the rural community of San Martin this week, but unlike the younger hawk found on March 11, the adult bird had been killed, a wildlife rescue group said.

04/06/2012

Injured Hawk

Hawk Released In Golden Gate Park After Nail Removed From Head

A red-tailed hawk that was found shot in the head with a nail gun in San Francisco last month was released back into the wild Wednesday after recovering at a San Jose animal hospital.

11/02/2011

Injured Hawk

Hawk Shot With Nail Gun Recovering At SJ Animal Hospital

A red-tailed hawk that was shot in the head with a nail gun earlier this month and rescued in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park over the weekend was recovering at a San Jose animal hospital Monday.

10/24/2011

Injured Hawk

Hawk With Nail In Head Captured In SF Golden Gate Park

A red-tailed hawk that was shot with a nail gun earlier this month has been captured in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park, a wildlife rescue group said Saturday.

10/23/2011

Injured Hawk

Hawk With Nail In Head Sought In San Francisco Golden Gate Park

A wildlife rescue group tried unsuccessfully for a third day Wednesday to capture and rescue a red-tailed hawk in a San Francisco park that appears to have been shot in the head with a nail gun.

10/19/2011

Barn owl

Snagged Owl Starves To Death In San Francisco

A San Francisco barn owl starved to death Friday after becoming tangled in debris and caught in a treetop, a WildRescue spokeswoman said.

CBS San Francisco–01/10/2011

A seagull with a beer can collar at Lake Merced in San Francisco. (WildRescue)

Rescue Group Seeks Funds To Help Collared Seagulls

A wildlife rescue group said beer can chokers worn by at least three seagulls from San Francisco to Half Moon Bay are no joke—and no accident.

CBS San Francisco–11/08/2010

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