Police are investigating poultry producer Foster Farms after an animal-rights group shot undercover video showing chickens being slammed upside-down into metal shackles, punched and having their feathers pulled out while they were still alive.
Abused and abandoned, a dog shot and left for dead is given a second chance by a group of strangers.
He was left whimpering in pain for days left for dead until an angel in a forest found him and decided she had to save him.
A dog tied up to the back of a truck and dragged down the street is now recovering, and the person who did it is still out there.
Authorities in Northern California are looking for a suspect who apparently struck a cat with a crossbow arrow.
Authorities are investigating whether the startling number of animal deaths at a county shelter can be considered evidence of criminal abuse and negligence.
A man who pleaded guilty to fatally beating a dog during a dispute over medical marijuana was sentenced to 8 years in prison.
A Richmond landlord charged with beating a dog so badly that the animal lost its eyesight and suffered brain damage has avoided jail time by pleading no contest in the case.
A dog was choked and covered in urine, and now a veterinarian says there is no doubt this is a case of animal abuse.
A police raid on a South Sacramento home last week led to the discovery of more than a dozen pit bulls officials say were abused, but one of the suspects says the animals weren’t mistreated.
Wildlife advocates are asking for help in finding the person responsible for abusing several Bay Area seagulls.