Dozens of Dogs, Cats Removed From Danville HomeRoughly 80 cats and dogs were removed from a Danville home on Friday. Animal services labeled it a case of hoarding but the homeowner said the pets were part of a nonprofit rescue and were waiting to be adopted.
San Jose Pet Owners Fearful After Cats Found Shot With Pellet GunA San Jose community is in fear they're living among someone who is hunting their cats and shooting them with a pellet gun after two cat owners reported their pets had been targeted in recent months.
Mountain Lion Spotted In Backyard Of San Mateo HomePolice in San Mateo are urging residents to be careful after a mountain lion was spotted in the backyard of a home early Wednesday morning.
Puppy Recovered After Being Stolen From Pacifica Home; Suspect ArrestedA puppy was recovered after being stolen from a home in Pacifica and a suspect was arrested, police said Monday.
What to Do When You Meet a Bear on Your Autumn Sierra HikeCalifornia's regional executive director for the National Wildlife Federation has important advice for anyone intending to visit bear country this fall.
'Outer Coast' Killer Whales Found in Monterey Bay Feast on Big Marine MammalsSwimming deep in Monterey Bay, a group of little-known "outer coast" transient killer whales that eat large sea mammals including gray whale calves has been found.
94 Square Mile Area Of San Jose Placed Under Fruit Fly QuarantineState agricultural officials have ordered residents in the southern and eastern parts of the city of San Jose not to move homegrown fruits and vegetables out of the area after invasive fruit flies from Asia were discovered.
Surfer in Stable Condition Following Shark Attack Off Sonoma County CoastA surfer bitten by a shark Sunday morning in waters near Bodega Bay suffered severe injuries but is in stable condition, authorities said.
Dog Rescued, Family Escapes House Fire in OakleySome first responders in the East Bay are being hailed as heroes after they saved a pet during a house fire in Oakley on Sunday.
Foster City Mulls Action to Protect Waterfront Fouled by Wild GeeseA messy problem along the Foster City waterfront is becoming a health issue that is forcing city leaders to take a major step towards controlling the local goose population.
Contra Costa Vector Control Finds 2nd Bird, Mosquitoes With West Nile VirusA second bird in Contra Costa County and another group of mosquitoes tested positive for West Nile Virus, county vector control officials said Friday.
Salinas Firefighters Rescue Entangled Hawk from TreeBucking the stereotypical cat-in-tree rescue trope, Salinas firefighters Thursday safely extracted a very upset Red Shouldered Hawk that was tangled in fishing line and snared in the canopy above a local walking trail.
Sonoma Co. Wildlife Refuge Asks Public's Help To Rescue Cubs Orphaned By Caldor FireThe devastating Caldor Fire turned a lot of Northern California residents into refugees, and that included three black bear cubs, who have now found a temporary home in Sonoma County. But now they need the public's help.
National Park Service Announces Plan For Tule Elk Population At Point Reyes Amid Criticism From ActivistsThe National Park Service issued a record of decision Monday in response to reports of tule elk dying at Point Reyes National Seashore.
Stockton Mother Arrested for Leaving 3 Children in Hot CarStockton Police arrested a 40-year-old mother Monday afternoon after allegedly leaving three children unsupervised in a hot vehicle, police said.