Wildfire Season: Animal Rescue Groups Urge Bay Area Residents To Prepare For Pet, Livestock EvacuationsAs fire season begins, animal rescue groups recommend that Bay Area residents include their furry friends in household emergency drills and evacuation plans.
Bear Kills Family Goat at Rural Solano County RanchThe Flores ranch in rural Solano County was quiet Wednesday afternoon, but a bear made a rude and ravaging ruckus at around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday night, according to the Solano County Sheriff's Office.
Peninsula Lawmakers Consider Permits To Allow Cattle Ranchers To Shoot Mountain LionsSouthbay ranchers say some mountain lions are repeatedly attacking their cattle. Local lawmakers are considering issuing them permits to shoot the problem cats.
UC Davis Researchers Feed Cows Seaweed to Reduce Methane OutputUniversity of California researchers are studying whether feeding seaweed to dairy cows will reduce their emissions of methane, a potent greenhouse gas released by livestock.
Sonoma County Ranchers Track, Kill Mountain Lions Killing LivestockA surveillance camera captured video of a mountain lion ranchers trapped and killed after it attacked their livestock in Sonoma County.
Heat Wave Leaves Cow Carcasses Piled Up in Central ValleyFresno, Kings and Tulare counties are allowing dairy farmers to bury or compost hundreds of carcasses because a rendering plant is overwhelmed.
Horse That Fell Down East Bay Ravine In 2016 Reunited With RescuersA Clydesdale that took a tumble down a ravine last year, was reunited in Castro Valley with the firefighters who helped save him.
Coastal Sanctuary Gives Consumers A Chance To 'Meet Their Meat'Do you ever wonder where your food comes from and whether or not the animals were raised humanely? A pair of vegan "farmers" are looking to give consumers a chance to "meet their meat."
California Governor Considers Landmark Law To Limit Antibiotics In LivestockCalifornia may be about to get another first-of-its kind law that could dramatically change the way farm animals are treated.
Volunteers, Vets Race To Save Pets, Horses, Livestock, From Raging Valley FireThrough the devastation and destruction of the Valley Fire there is a bright spot of hope when it comes to the Herculean effort on the part of vets and volunteers to save pets, horses and livestock.
California Farmers Propose Ways To Save Water, Avoid Steeper CutsThe farmers in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta east of San Francisco proposed the deal to spare themselves deeper mandatory cuts later.
How Much Water Are You Really Consuming?California is in a serious drought. It's time to save water if only a gallon at a time. But did you know by giving up one steak dinner, you could take dozens of 10 minute hot showers? Here's why.
Cow Struck On Highway Briefly Closes Approach To Antioch BridgeCHP logs indicate that the animal was "knocked" from the southbound lanes to the northbound lanes at 5:14 a.m.
California Meat Companies Winning Praise From Animal Activists For Humane SlaughterA couple of California meat companies are earning positive recognition from animal activists. It's not just for how they are feeding and housing their animals, but how they're killing them.
Mysterious Sources Of Methane Viewed From Space Makes Central California 2nd Worst 'Hot Spot' In NationA small hot spot in California's Central Valley is likely the second largest concentration of the greenhouse gas methane seen over the United States, according to a new study of satellite data.