Man Accused Of Stealing Lemur From SF Zoo Charged With Violating Endangered Species ActA man accused of breaking into the San Francisco Zoo and Gardens last year and stealing a ring-tailed lemur -- an endangered species -- made his initial court appearance in federal court on Monday.
Increased Bay Area Whale Deaths Come Amid Changing Animal Patterns, Record Ship TrafficThe sheer number of whale deaths in such a short period of time does have scientists concerned, but it may just be a case of there being a lot more of everything out in the Bay right now.
DNA May Link Coyote That Bit Little Girl In Moraga To At Least 3 Other AttacksA coyote attacked and bit a child walking with a parent in a Moraga neighborhood Tuesday morning, police said.
Racehorse Dies During Training at Golden Gate FieldsDuchamp, a 4-year-old thoroughbred gelding, died while training at Golden Gate Fields Friday.
Box Of Cookies Sets Bandit Raccoons On A Rampage Through Redwood City Chase BankA pair of masked raccoons led an animal control officer on a wild chase at a Redwood City bank.
Oakland Zoo Takes In More Mountain Lion Kittens Orphaned By Zogg FireThe Oakland Zoo is nursing three mountain lion kittens back to health, after they were rescued from the Zogg Fire in Shasta County.
Caught on Camera: Bear in Tahoe City Effortlessly Opens SUV Door, Swipes CoolerA Tahoe City resident's security camera captured video of a California black bear opening the door of an SUV left unlocked outside her home.
Scientists Say Bay Area Birds Piped Down During Coronavirus-Induced 'Silent Spring'San Francisco birds started singing much less loudly during the coronavirus lockdown, according to a new study published in Science.
Rescue Team Drags Bear Injured in Bear Fire Up Rough Terrain to SafetyA small team of state biologists and local law officers hauled a 350-pound black bear injured in the Bear Fire in Butte County across rough terrain to safety.
SPCA Moves More Than 500 Animals Rescued From Wildfires To Monterey Co. FairgroundsMore than 500 animals rescued from evacuated homes were moved from the SPCA's shelter to the Monterey County Fairgrounds as a precaution. The animals include dogs, cats, horses, goats, tortoises, peacocks, chickens, fish and others.
Support Group Gives Comfort To Grieving Owners Mourning Loss Of Beloved PetsThe isolation of the pandemic has given rise to a new breed of counselors for people mourning the loss of their beloved pets.
Floyd, San Francisco Zoo's Oldest Giraffe, Dies at Age 18Floyd, an 18-year-old male reticulated giraffe -- the oldest and tallest giraffe at the San Francisco Zoo -- died Friday.
COVID-19 Reopening: Cash-Strapped Oakland Zoo Set to Reopen Next WeekAfter being closed for four months, the Oakland Zoo will reopen next week and it will look a little different after implementing health and safety protocols.
Northern California's Gray Wolf Pack Has 8 New PupsThe California Department of Fish and Wildlife says eight new gray wolf pups were tallied in recent months in the Lassen Pack in northeastern California.
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.