A Western screech owl was successfully rescued Thursday from behind the dashboard of an SUV parked in San Carlos, officials with the Peninsula Humane Society & Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals said today.
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A Tiburon man was arrested on suspicion of animal cruelty for allegedly shooting a doe and her fawn near his home.
As Hurricane Irma threatens Florida, Roughly 150 pets that were previously up for adoption in Fort Lauderdale have been evacuated to the East Bay.
Calling "Kitty, kitty, kitty," wildlife rescue workers captured a tame bobcat Friday night.
An uptick in the cases of domoic acid poisoning in California sea lions found on the coast of San Luis Obispo County has been reported by The Marine Mammal Center.
Police in Antioch responded to two incidents involving welfare checks on animals and ended up facilitating the removal of more than 70 animals from two residences.
Anglers are advised to avoid eating channel catfish and limit their consumption of black bass and rainbow trout caught in the north lake at San Francisco's Lake Merced.
A Watsonville man was arrested this week after neighbors filmed him allegedly abusing a dog
A 26-year-old man who prosecutors believe may have tortured and killed up to 16 cats was sentenced Friday to 16 years in jail.
The discussion to increase the fine for those who trash Dolores Park will continue until after the San Francisco Board Supervisors’ summer break.
Can a monkey own the copyright to a famous series of selfies he took of himself in an Indonesian jungle?
A stray puppy that had its muzzle tied shut in East Palo Alto last month is ready for adoption.
CHP officer Matt Smith likely saved one of a kitten's nine lives when he rescued it from the moveable median barrier on the Golden Gate Bridge
The Oakland Zoo's newest mammalian residents began their trip to the big city by breaking into a rural Kern County home.
Wildlife experts took extraordinary measures to save the life of a lethargic pelican found on a Pacifica beach.
A San Francisco man was arrested Saturday after he was filmed allegedly abusing his 10-month-old puppy.
The Marin Mammal Center is looking for volunteers to help one day a week during the current elephant and Pacific harbor pupping season.
The Berkeley City Council has passed an ordinance that bans the local sale of fur apparel products.
Ecologists Friday afternoon continued their re-introduction of the Variable Checkerspot butterfly to the Presidio in San Francisco.
The first of its kind cat café and adoption center based in Oakland is expanding with the help of a $162,500 grant.
Twenty-six neglected animals were rescued last week from a property in the unincorporated Monterey County community of Pajaro.
A freeze warning was issued for much of the Bay Area for this weekend, National Weather Service officials said this morning.
The San Francisco Zoo on Friday will celebrate the start of its annual ZooLights holiday nighttime experience.
LiLou the pig arrived at San Francisco International Airport Monday morning as part of a program called the Wag Brigade.
Children and adults can see three reindeer at the San Francisco Zoo until New Year's Day.
Winter arrived early for the San Francisco Zoo's resident polar bear Friday morning when ten tons of snow was delivered to her habitat.
A wild fox that bit a woman and a dog in the Sea Ranch area of Sonoma County tested positive for rabies last week.
A Burlingame couple has been charged with the burning death of their 2-year-old dog.
Police told a man last week to remove more than 25 chickens from his Daly City apartment after a neighbor called to say the chickens were diminishing his quality of life.
Roughly two dozen dogs were found in an Antioch residence where fire crews responded to a report of smoke on Wednesday evening.
Two people went to a hospital today after they were stung in Concord by what an expert called aggressive bees.
Animal lovers can now own works of art created by animals from the San Francisco Zoo.
A just-born giraffe took her first steps at the San Francisco Zoo on Friday, zoo officials announced.
Between 16 and 21 bison calves will be moving to the Oakland Zoo this fall as part of the zoo's "California Trail" expansion project.
The owners of a goat that wandered into a Rohnert Park Starbucks early this morning have come forward to retrieve their adventurous animal.
A lost seal has shut down all eastbound traffic on state Highway 37 in Sonoma County this morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The animal was first spotted on Highway 37 near the intersection with state Highway 121…