Hundreds of people are bitten by dogs in Sacramento each year, often bad enough to require medical attention, and the attacks happen in North Sacramento more often than in any other part of the city, a Sacramento Bee analysis has found.
After the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear meltdown in Ukraine, many of the people who fled left their pets. Those animals’ radioactive progeny still live in the area around the meltdown, as a new documentary shows.
Passersby at the Fair Oaks Chicken Festival on Sept. 16 in Village Park were treated to a surprise as a small dog rode by on a horse. The event, which is free to the public and features food, music and children's activities, celebrates the Village of Fair Oaks' lively chicken population.
The Sacramento Police Department canine that was hurt while trying to stop a man suspected of ramming a truck into a police department parking lot on Monday night was recovering from surgery, the police department said. He was identified as Reno.
When my dog Harper had open-heart surgery in May, she was feeling pretty good just a week later, but we were under orders from the surgeon to keep her quiet for the next 90 days. That wasn’t easy. Baby gates, steps to the furniture and closed doors became the rule in our home.
It's not often I find myself drooling over homemade dog food recipes. But with names such as "cheddar lover's biscuits" and "banana ice cream," I was as tempted to try the recipes in the updated "Doggy Desserts" cookbook as was my furry little man, Welles, and his tail-wagging friends.