San Francisco Animal Care & Control Opens New 65,000 Square Foot FacilitySan Francisco city leaders on Monday celebrated the opening of San Francisco Animal Care and Control's new state-of-the-art facility, which replaces the agency's former, much smaller shelter.
Puppies Stolen From San Francisco Shelter Recovered In HaywardA bizarre dognapping in San Francisco ended with the recovery of two out of three stolen pups in Hayward, as police arrested two men on felony charges Thursday night.
East Bay Animal Shelters Cope With Outbreak Of Canine InfluenzaThe Oakland Animal Shelter and the East Bay SPCA are dealing with over 100 dogs that have been sickened with canine influenza during a recent outbreak.
Santa Cruz Animal Shelter Offering Free Spay, Neuter Surgeries For Husky DogsThe Santa Cruz County Animal Shelter will offer free spay or neuter surgeries and microchips during the month of June for husky and husky mix dogs living in the county.
Bay Area Veterinarian's Spay/Neuter Clinic Helps Thousands Of Shelter AnimalsDr. Crystal Heath and her team at Berkeley Society's Spay and Neuter Clinic take in animals from shelters and rescue groups all across the Bay Area.
Oakland Cat Shootings Prompt $10,000 Reward From Nonprofit GroupAn Oakland nonprofit is offering a $10,000 reward to help find the person who shot a number of cats with a pellet gun in recent weeks, with one cat having to be euthanized because of its injuries.
Felines Flee After Burglary Attempt at Oakland Cat Town Café Animal ShelterCat Town, the beloved cat café and adoption shelter in Oakland, suffered a break-in Thursday night but there was a silver lining: A dramatic cat rescue.
Dozens Of Pets From Texas Shelters Flown To Bay Area For AdoptionFifty dogs and 20 cats looking for new homes arrived in the Bay Area from Texas to make room for animals lost in Hurricane Harvey's aftermath.
Separated Sibling Shelter Cats Reunited In Petaluma By Owners' RomanceCoincidence or Fate? A Petaluma couple met online then found out their pet cats are brothers.
Animal Rights Activists Aim To End Gas Chamber Use In California SheltersAnimal rights activists say a loophole in California laws allows shelters to euthanize animals in gas chambers, and are trying to put an end to the practice.
$5 Adoptions! Big Dogs Piling Up At East Bay Animal SheltersBig dogs are creating crowded conditions at Contra Costa County animal shelters, and shelter officials are hoping some animal lovers will take advantage of a special offer to adopt them.
Wayward Goat Found In Rohnert Park Starbucks Returned To OwnerA goat that wandered into a Rohnert Park Starbucks early Sunday morning has been reunited with its owner.
Crowded East Bay Animal Shelters Prompt Temporary Surrender RestrictionThe Contra Costa County Animal Services Department has started turning away people trying to surrender animals at its Martinez and Pinole shelters.
2 East Bay Shelters Crowded, Decline Animal SurrendersThe Contra Costa County Animal Services Department will be turning away people trying to surrender animals at its Martinez and Pinole shelters.
Peninsula Man Reunited With Lost Dog Months After Giving Up SearchA Peninsula family has been reunited with their beloved pet more than two months after it disappeared, was found as a stray, and put up for adoption.