5 Orphaned Kittens Found Inside Fire Truck Hose Compartment At Foster City Fire StationFirefighters discovered a litter of five orphaned kittens living inside the hose compartment of a fire engine truck in Foster City.
Bay Area Zoos Struggling To Feed Animals, Pay Workers Due To COVID-19 ClosuresAfter shutting down months during the COVID-19 stay at home order, Bay Area zoos are now in financial dire straits and forced to dip into their dwindling reserves to feed and care for their animals and pay employees.
More Rattlesnake Sightings At Bay Area Parks, Trails, Homes Due To Early Mating Season
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.
Grass Valley Animal Sanctuary Rescues 1,000 Chickens Set to Be Euthanized in IowaA Northern California farm animal sanctuary is spending thousands of dollars to send two cargo planes to Iowa to rescue 1,000 chickens that were going to be euthanized at a struggling egg farm.
Fremont Police: Beware the Bobcat!The Fremont police department is advising residents to be alert and cautious after an animal they believe is a bobcat was spotted in the area of Mission Boulevard and Paseo Padre Parkway on Sunday
Stay Home Order Inspires Nutty New Hobby For NorCal Man-Squirrel Picnic Tables!The stay-at-home order has inspired a nutty new hobby for Juan Najera. Using scrap wood from home projects, he's making picnic tables for squirrels.
WATCH: Rico Suave's 'Birdy' Dancing Workout To Stay Fit During Stay At Home OrderBirds of a feather work out together. At least, that's the case for a young man from Pleasanton and his feathered friend 'Rico Suave.'
Coronavirus Shelter-In-Place: Oakland Zoo Launches Live, Interactive Virtual TourThere are no visitors at the closed Oakland Zoo, but the animals are still there, and the zoo says since you can’t come to them, they’ll bring the animals to you virtually with a new subscription-based feature video segment on the zoo’s website.
Conservationists At Odds Over Federal Plan To Poison Invasive Mice On Farallones IslandsA plan by federal wildlife officials to drop poison pellets on the Farallones Island to kill invasive mice has pitted conservation groups against each other.
Oakland Zoo Cuts Sale Of Plastics, Exhibits Recycled-Plastics Animal SculpturesThe Oakland Zoo announced Thursday that it is the latest Bay Area institution to stop selling beverages in plastic bottles.
California Sees Rise In Distemper Cases Among WildlifeCalifornia authorities are warning pet owners of an unusually high number of canine distemper virus cases in wildlife populations statewide.
Endangered Gray Wolf Found Dead in Northern CaliforniaAn endangered gray wolf that wandered thousands of miles through Northern California has died, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife announced Thursday.
California Closer To Becoming A 'No Kill' State Ending Euthanasia Of Adoptable Pets When running for governor, Gavin Newsom promised to end the euthanasia of adoptable pets in shelters across the state. Now his proposed budget includes money to begin that process.
Napa Animal Rescue Team Relocated Hundreds Of Horses During Kincade FireIt’s one thing to evacuate entire towns, but how do you evacuate 800 horses? You do it carefully, with hundreds of volunteers working around the clock; that’s what the Napa Community Animal Rescue Team (CART) is trained to do.