3 Palo Alto Animal Shelter Employees Charged Over Puppy Deaths During TransportThree employees of an animal shelter in Palo Alto have been charged in connection with the deaths of seven puppies while they were being transported from the Central Valley over the summer.
UPDATE: Police Identify Suspect Who Allegedly Pepper Sprayed, Fatally Stabbed Dog in Haight Street FightPolice in San Francisco on Tuesday identified the suspect they arrested last week on felony animal cruelty charges after the individual pepper sprayed and fatally stabbed a dog during a fight in the city's Haight-Ashbury District.
3 Face Assault, Animal Cruelty, Drug Charges Following Drive-By Paintball Gun Attacks In Santa RosaPolice in Santa Rosa have arrested three people, including a juvenile, on multiple charges following a series of drive-by paintball attacks Monday night.
San Mateo County Couple Found Guilty Of Felony Animal Cruelty In 2016 Death Of DogA San Mateo County Superior Court jury has convicted a man and woman of felony animal cruelty by neglect for the death of their dog after it suffered severe burns in San Bruno in 2016, prosecutors said Monday.
Swallow Nests Destroyed, Dozens Of Chicks Stomped To Death In Downtown NapaA wildlife rescue group in Napa County is looking for the public's help in finding who is responsible for destroying a colony of nesting cliff swallows, killing dozens of chicks and in some cases mutilating them.
Man Intentionally Mowed Down By Maserati While Walking His Dog Grieves Over Loss Of Beloved PetAfter a Maserati driver intentionally ran over him and and his dog, Rich McCormick says it is hard to walk, hard to sit, and hard to cry. The biggest blow is losing his 9-year-old terrier mix named, Jake.
Authorities Arrest Santa Rosa Man Who Purposely Backed Maserati Into Man, Killing DogSonoma County Sheriff's Office on Thursday thanked the public for assistance in locating a Santa Rosa suspect arrested for injuring a man and killing his dog by backing his Maserati into them earlier this week.
Hundreds Of Birds Seized From Illegal Cockfighting Ring Operating In DublinHundreds of animals were seized from an illegal cockfighting ring in the East Bay. At least 600 birds were found at a rural property in Dublin. Investigators said this was a large scale operation.
Authorities Investigate Mutilation And Killing Of Chickens At Millbrae PreschoolThe San Mateo County Sheriff's Office is investigating a disturbing incident that left five chickens that were pets at a preschool in Millbrae mutilated and killed, according to authorities.
Man Accused Of Repeatedly Slamming Dog Onto Ground In Redwood ShoresA 30-year-old East Palo Alto man was arrested on suspicion of animal cruelty after being seen slamming a small dog onto the ground while recording it with his phone in Redwood Shores last weekend, Redwood City police said.
Gov. Newsom Signs Bills Banning Fur Sales, Wild Animals in CircusesCalifornia will be the first state to ban the sale and manufacture of new fur products and the third to bar most animals from circus performances under a pair of bills signed Saturday by Gov. Newsom.
Rabbits Abandoned On Monterey County Roadside, $1,000 Reward Offeredhe Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals for Monterey County is looking for whoever abandoned nine rabbits on Monday east of Prunedale.
Suspect Arrested In Shocking Puppy Abuse, Abandonment In San FranciscoA San Francisco man has been arrested for the brutal abuse of a puppy that survived being left for dead after a three-story plunge in a garbage chute.
Vallejo Fugitive Faces Additional Charges After Dog Found Dead In ApartmentA Vallejo man who already had two arrest warrants against him is also facing charges of animal cruelty, after authorities said they found a dog that died of starvation in his apartment.
Hayward Man Sentenced For Brutally Beating 9-Month-Old PuppyA Hayward man on Thursday was sentenced for brutally beating his 9-month-old pit bull puppy for defecating in his house, according to prosecutors.