Photos: Sonoma County Sheriff Marine Rescue Unit Officers Save Horse Stuck Deep in Lakeside MudA horse mired in mud along the shore of Lake Sonoma Wednesday afternoon was freed by nearby boaters working together with the Sonoma County Sheriff's Office marine unit
Dog Without Front Legs Looking For New Home After Being Rescued By East Bay GroupAn East Bay rescue group is searching for a home for a unique pet that has a great lesson to teach about being resilient.
Aggressive Squirrel Terrorizing Santa Cruz Neighborhood EscapesAn aggressive mother squirrel that has terrorized a neighborhood in Santa Cruz is on the lam after escaping the custody of animal rescuers.
Quick-Thinking Neighbors Rescue Cat, Prevent Oakland Home From Burning DownTwo quick-thinking neighbors in Oakland jumped into action Monday night when they saw a house on fire. They saved a cat inside and ultimately prevented the house from burning down.
Firefighters Rescue Dog Stuck For 26 Hrs On Ft. Funston CliffsA black Chihuahua mix dog named Duck was saved Sunday afternoon from the cliffs at Fort Funston after spending 26 hours stuck above the Pacific Ocean, San Francisco firefighters said.
Special Rescue Amid The Carr Fire's Deadly FlamesResidents were not the only ones fleeing the deadly flames of the Carr Fire as it scorched a path of destruction near Redding over the weekend. Wildlife also was threatened and on the move.
Alameda County DA Joins Police In Dog Mutilation ProbeAlameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley said Friday that her office is working with Oakland police to find and prosecute the person or persons responsible for mutilating three puppies who were found in an East Oakland trash pile over the Memorial Day Weekend.
PETA Increases Reward To Find Puppy Mutilation Suspect To $10KA $10,000 reward is being offered to help find the person responsible for mutilating three puppies found in Oakland, courtesy of Pet Food Express and the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.
Badly Mutilated Pups Found In Oakland Make Remarkable RecoveryJust a few days after there were questions whether one of the three horrifically abused pups found in an Oakland trash pile would survive her injuries, a Bay Area animal rescue group says the dogs are all thriving.
Third Mutilated German Shepherd Pup Found In OaklandA third mutilated dog was found Monday afternoon in the same part of Oakland where two horrifically injured dogs were discovered in a trash heap earlier this weekend.
Horrifically Injured Dogs Rescued From Trash Pile In OaklandTwo abandoned puppies that were discovered in a pile of trash in Oakland with horrific injuries Saturday night are fighting to survive.
Furry Friends Pet Relief Keeps Animals Out Of East Bay SheltersThe SPCA says about 6.5 million animals end up in shelters every year in the U.S., and about a quarter of them are euthanized. But this week's Jefferson Award winner is trying to change those staggering numbers by keeping cats and dogs from ending up in local shelters.
Bay Area Animal Rights Activists Face Felony ChargesA prosecutor has charged members of a Bay Area based animal liberation group with felony theft for their rescue of a turkey from a farm in Utah.
Firefighters In Castro Valley Rescue Cat Stuck In Car EngineA kitten that was pulled from the engine of a vehicle Wednesday in Castro Valley came out covered in grease, but was ultimately unharmed.
Fire Crew Helps Rescue Baby Ducks From Pleasant Hill DrainA Contra Costa County Fire crew helped rescue a bunch of baby ducklings that got stuck in a Pleasant Hill storm drain Wednesday afternoon, according to authorities.