Returning to Offices, Pandemic Pet Adopters Seek Training to Ease Animals' AnxietyWith families now returning to offices and schools, what will happen with the pets they adopted during quarantine?
Cooped-Up Coronavirus Shelterers Clear Out Pet Shelter At Pleasanton Valley Humane SocietyThings can get a little lonely during three months of isolation from friends. So a lot of people are looking to adopt a friend - the four-legged kind.
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.
Peninsula Shelter Sees Surplus Of Ball Pythons Available For AdoptionWhen people come to the Peninsula Humane Society in Burlingame to adopt an animal, most are usually looking for a dog or a cat, or maybe even a rabbit. But as it turns out, the shelter has a substantial surplus of snakes.
Hundreds Of Pets Orphaned In Devastating Wildfires Find Loving, New HomesOne of the largest pet adoption events in the country was happening at the Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton. Many of the animals lost their homes to wildfires.
Shelter Cats Learning To High-Five To Help Adoption ChancesIn an effort to make them more adoptable, cats are learning how to give their new owners a friendly high-five.
Cat Saved After Walking 12 Miles To Family Who Rejected HimA cat named Toby missed his former owners so much that he walked 12 miles to be with them again.
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.
Chihuahuas Released For Adoption After Months-Long Lockup As ‘Evidence’Nearly two dozen Chihuahuas, held as evidence for nearly a year pending resolution of a court case, are up for adoption in the East Bay.
Jail Inmates, Dogs Brought Together In Peninsula Humane Society Adoption ProgramFour dogs graduated Friday from a Peninsula Humane Society program which matches minimum-security inmates with shelter dogs every eight weeks.
San Francisco Animal Care Center 'Trumping' Pets To Help Get Them AdoptedAs candidates at the 2016 Republican presidential debate get ready to take center stage Thursday night, adoptable animals will be the “mane” attraction at San Francisco Animal Care and Control shelter.
East Bay SPCA 'Oaktown Pup' Video Parodies 'Uptown Funk' In Quest To Get More AdoptionsThe East Bay SPCA is holding nothing back in its quest to get more lovable, furry critters adopted.
Terminally-Ill Cats And Dogs Get Tender, Loving Hospice Care In Their Final DaysA Silicon Valley animal shelter is making the last days of an ailing pet into some of the most heartwarming and gratifying days for its caregiver.
In Time For World Series Run, SPCA Puts Dogs Named After Giants Players Up For AdoptionThe San Francisco Giants are headed to the World Series, and the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals for Monterey County is hoping Bay Area fans’ love for the baseball team will lead to homes for dogs and puppies named after some of the Giants’ most popular players.
San Francisco Dog Adoption Fees Reduced 50% For One Week San Francisco Animal Care & Control is offering reduced adoption fees for qualified adopters on all dogs and puppies from Saturday, Aug. 30 through Friday Sept. 5.