The city's Front Street Shelter made a pitch to investors on a project designed to reunite lost pets with their owners. Shelter staffers asked for a $100,000 investment. They received $250,000, the biggest prize at a national competition in Kansas City.
A joint training exercise Tuesday in San Francisco between the U.S. Coast Guard and California Highway Patrol included hoisting a K9 and his handler into a helicopter on a line, then lowering them to the ground, a video shows.
After 5 months, Doggy Dash, and a Mega Adoption Event, Amy is still calling the Sacramento SPCA home. This patient girl hasn’t lost hope and knows her forever family is out there somewhere, they just haven’t met her yet.
Every March, pet product manufacturers converge on Orlando, Florida, to present their wares to buyers and media from around the world. More than 1,100 exhibitors displayed toys, beds, food and more last month at the Global Pet Expo.
At our house, a long dog walk is 45 minutes each way and may involve stairs and beach walking. A moderate walk is 20 to 30 minutes around the block. A short walk is 10 to 15 minutes around our complex.
The Sacramento SPCA was among 13 California animal shelters participating in Saturday's national Empty the Shelters event, sponsored by Bissell. The local shelter was nearly cleared out by the time the event ended.
Eddy the orange tabby, the mascot for popular Steady Eddy's Coffee House in Winters, died Tuesday evening after being attacked by a an off-leash dog on the shop's patio, according to a coffeehouse Facebook post. The shop owners are trying to find out the name of the attacking dog and its owner.
Memorial Day, the unofficial start of the summer, is right around the corner, and many families will be celebrating with backyard barbecues. If you plan on having your four-legged friend at the party, there are a few things to keep in mind before you start grilling.
The animal rights activist group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is suing Texas A&M University President Michael K. Young, alleging that the university blocked the group on Facebook and calling the move a violation of the First Amendment.
Whether you're a dog owner in the city or the suburbs, chances are you're familiar with your local dog park. It is a canine playground where your dog is free to sniff, run around and meet other dogs. As with any other social activity, it is important to know the basic rules of etiquette when your dog is interacting with other canines. In this case, it is not just a matter of social formality – failing to comply can put your dog and other pets at risk.