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.
Contra Costa Animal Services Mistakenly Euthanized Two DogsContra Costa County Animal Services is investigating why two dogs were mistakenly euthanized after local rescue groups proposed saving the animal earlier this month, a department spokesman said Thursday.
Man Dies From Pit Bull Bit Wounds After Stockton AttackAuthorities say a loose dog attacked a man, who later died at a hospital of bite wounds in Central California.
SF Police Seek Woman Whose Dog Attacked Man In Golden Gate ParkA female suspect fled Golden Gate Park after her dog seriously injured a person at the park earlier this month, police said.
Boy Left Alone With 3 Pit Bulls Mauled To Death In Yuba County Mobile HomeAuthorities say a 9-year-old boy was mauled to death by his guardian’s three pit bulls after he was left alone with the dogs inside her mobile home in Northern California.
Monterey County Officials Looking For Pit Bull Puppies Illegally Sold Too YoungThe Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals for Monterey County is looking for anyone who bought or took any puppies from a transient who was selling them illegally, a spokeswoman said Wednesday.
Salinas Man Finds His Dog Severely Beaten After Arriving HomePolice in Salinas are investigating an animal cruelty incident after a resident came home Thursday to find one of his dogs so badly beaten, the dog had to be euthanized.
Pit Bull Shot By SF Police Expected To RecoverPolice say they noticed the pit bull's owner had some sort of drug paraphernalia on him, but when they tried to stop the man, the dog became aggressive.
Escaped Pit Bull Shot In Leg After Attacking U.S. Mint Employee, 2 Others Outside San Francisco Coin FactoryA pit bull’s leg will likely be amputated after the dog allegedly attacked a U.S. Mint employee and two other people outside the Mint building in San Francisco and was shot by federal police.
$10K Reward Offered After Homeless Man's Puppy Stolen, Brutally Tortured In San FranciscoA $10,000 reward has been offered to help find a thief who stole and beat a homeless man’s pit bull puppy so badly that veterinarians had to put it down.
Brutally Abused Dog Found Under Freeway In San Francisco; Reward OfferedA $500 reward is being offered for information in the case of a dog found severely injured early Thursday morning in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood, according to the Animal Care and Control.
Fighting Pit Bull Killed By Cops When Fire Crews Can't Get To Burning San Jose HomeThe roof of a garage collapsed in a two-alarm fire in San Jose Tuesday afternoon that displaced four people, a fire spokesman said.
Pit Bull Stabbed, Beaten With Bat As It Attacked Woman In Pinole Home; Dog Later EuthanizedBlinky, a 9-year-old pit bull mix that attacked and severely injured a woman at her home in Pinole on Sunday morning, has been euthanized, according to Contra Costa County Animal Services.
'Very Sweet' Pit Bull Found By CHP On Interstate 880 In Oakland Reunited With OwnerA pit bull found wandering far from home on Interstate 880 by California Highway Patrol officers earlier this week was reunited with her owner on Thursday.