Hayward Man Sentenced For Brutally Beating 9-Month-Old PuppyA Hayward man on Thursday was sentenced for brutally beating his 9-month-old pit bull puppy for defecating in his house, according to prosecutors.
Man Who Burned Dog Alive Sentenced To More Than 6 Years In PrisonA Soledad man has been sentenced to more than six years in prison after pleading no contest to three felony charges related to burning a dog alive.
Police: Pit Bull Dies Protecting Family From Armed IntruderKyle Brown is crediting his pit bull Petey with saving his, and his family’s lives after a gunman barricaded himself inside his Romulus home on Friday.
Mauled Alameda County Fire Chief Home From HospitalAn Alameda County fire battalion chief who was mauled by a pit bull and seriously injured while fighting a fire at a home in unincorporated San Leandro last Saturday has been released from the hospital, according to the firefighters union.
East Bay Firefighter Mauled By Pit Bull Faces Lengthy RecoveryAn East Bay firefighter mauled by a pit bull is still in the hospital and is facing a lengthy recovery.
Pit Bull Mauls Fire Battalion Chief In Face At House Fire In San LeandroAn Alameda County Fire Department Battalion Chief was bitten in the face by a pitbull while responding to a house fire in San Leandro.
Couple Saves Pit Bull Shot Twice In Head, Left For DeadA pit bull is fighting for her life after someone shot the dog twice in the head and left her in the woods.
Man Arrested For Stealing, Torturing Pit Bull In Monterey CountyA man is in custody after the alleged torture of a stolen pit bull just outside of Soledad city limits, according to the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals for Monterey County.
Dog Found Abandoned, Tied To Cemetery Fence In VallejoA couple of Good Samaritans rescued an abandoned dog they found abandoned in a Vallejo cemetery Saturday night.
$5K Reward To Find Suspects In Killing Of Fairfield Pit BullA $5,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of whoever was responsible for fatally beating a pit bull with a baseball bat last month in Fairfield.
Fairfield Police Seek Suspect Who Beat a Dog to DeathA witness told officers three men in their 20s were standing around the dog, which was chained by its collar to a fence with only its rear legs touching the ground, before one of the men swung a bat at the animal.
Officer Shoots Dog, Woman Loses Finger In Fremont Pit Bull AttackA Fremont police officer shot and killed a large pit bull dog that had turned on its owner and another woman in a bloody attack at a park, according to the department.
Police Kill Pit Bull That Attacked K-9 In OakleyA Concord police officer shot and killed a pit bull that attacked a police K-9 in Oakley, where investigators were seeking a murder suspect on Saturday.
Santa Cruz Authorities Investigate Possible Cockfighting, Dog FightingSanta Cruz County Animal Shelter officials are seeking the public's help in identifying the person or people involved in recent animal fighting.
Video: SF Police Boot Man With Pit Bull Off Cable Car Despite Service Dog ClaimA man was forced by San Francisco police to get off a cable car because he carried a pit bull in his lap which he claimed was a service dog, in an incident captured on video and shared on social media.