Elk Grove Animal Services has seized 58 dogs from a rescue group that it said left the animals without proper care for 48 hours. The group, Elk Grove Animal Rescue, also operates under Davis Rescue and Rehabilitation, and Davis Animal Rescue.
Security camera videos show a US Postal Service mail carrier pepper-spray a tiny dog behind a gate at least 11 times in the past month in Otay Mesa, a California man says. USPS officials have apologized.
An online petition seeking to save two dogs, one of whom bit off a 4-year-old Utah boy’s hand Sunday in Layton, was nearing 100,000 signatures by Wednesday morning. The organizer calls the bite “a freak accident.”
Do you find yourself constantly filling up holes that your dog dug in your yard? Certain breeds, particularly terriers and some hounds, dig more because it is in their genes. However, digging can also be an outlet of frustration when dogs have a lot of bottled up energy that needs to be released. Digging often provides a bored dog with something to do.
An alleged “national puppy laundering ring” that supplied dogs to Chicago pet shops could be shut down following a Chicago Tribune report last year that exposed how the stores were selling pure-bred and designer pets, despite the city’s anti-puppy mill ordinance.
Does your puppy get overly excited when someone new approaches, or does he urinate when you enter a room? You're not alone. Excitement urination is a common issue for a lot of puppies. It occurs when dogs lose control of their bladders during situations that involve social stimulation, and it can even happen during active play.
A dog in Layton bit off a 4-year-old boy’s hand Sunday when the child reached through a chain-link fence in his back yard to play, Utah officials say. They fear the neighbor’s dog, a Husky, may have eaten it.
Officers with the Sacramento Police Department warned people to avoid the area near Merrivale Way and Bessemer Court after a mountain lion was spotted in a residential neighborhood of North Natomas Sunday.
Rowdy has been described as “a big dog with lots of puppy behavior” left in him. Despite his puppyish ways, Rowdy already has lovely leash manners, knows several commands (using hand signals) and is very attentive to his people when with them.
An Alpine patrol dog was trained by using a "hide and seek" game where he discovered a patroller acting as a buried victim. The patrol dogs are part of the Alpine Avalanche Rescue Foundation in California.