Animal Shelters Inundated With 'Pandemic Pups' as Adoptive Owners' Attention LagsDuring the COVID lockdowns, record numbers of people brought new pets into their homes. Now, shelters are seeing the opposite -- a record number of people looking to surrender their dogs.
Mountain Lion Seen Wandering San Francisco Bernal Heights, Portola NeighborhoodsAuthorities warned residents in San Francisco’s Bernal Heights and Portola neighborhoods that a mountain lion was seen prowling the streets early Tuesday morning.
5 Newborn Kittens Plucked Out Of Car Engine Compartment At Brentwood Fire StationA woman and son who visited an East Bay fire station to report a cat inside their vehicle's engine compartment were told they were quite mistaken .. it was actually five cats.
No Wiggle Room: Dog Rescued From Tight Space Between San Francisco BuildingsIf all good dogs go to heaven, one San Francisco pooch tried to get there multiple times, only to be rescued in spectacular fashion.
Hero Police Dog Saves Fresno Officer's Life Despite Being Stabbed 6 TimesA Fresno police K-9 was stabbed multiple times by a suspect but saved the life of an officer in the process, the city’s police department said.
SFFD Rescue Team Pulls 1 Adult and a Dog From Cliff at Fort FunstonAn adult and their pet dog were rescued without injury Sunday afternoon, after the pair fell down a cliff at Fort Funston in San Francisco
VIDEO: San Francisco Firefighters Rescue Labrador Puppy From Fort Funston CliffA playful labrador puppy who bolted away from its owner and tumbled over a cliff at Fort Funston was rescued from a ledge by San Francisco firefighters.
San Francisco Police Return Stolen Puppy to Richmond FamilyA 4-month-old Maltese puppy named Scruggs, taken earlier this week during an auto burglary in downtown San Francisco, was safely home on Saturday morning, police said.
Vacaville Investigating Viral Video Of Officer Punching K-9 Partner; San Francisco SPCA Condemns Alleged AbuseAmid an avalanche of social media outrage, Vacaville officials were promising a thorough investigation of a viral video that showed a police officer punching his K-9 partner during a training exercise.
San Francisco Firefighters Rescue Baby Raccoon Wedged in Tree, Name It 'Freedom'A baby raccoon trapped in a tree has been given the name "Freedom" by the San Francisco firefighters who rescued it Saturday night.
San Francisco Zoo Celebrates 'World Lemur Day' Along With Boy Who Found MakiIn the spirit of World Lemur Day, San Francisco city officials and the San Francisco Zoo and Gardens on Friday celebrated the 5-year-old boy who helped locate Maki, the lemur that was taken from the San Francisco Zoo and Gardens earlier this month.