Authorities in central California are searching for those who broke into a Foster Farms chicken ranch and used a golf club to kill more than 900 birds.
A Northern California man convicted of torturing and killing a puppy in front of his 4-year-old daughter has been sentenced to three years in jail.
William Buchman pleaded guilty to keeping 400 snakes in his home, many of them were dead or dying.
Police say that a Rocklin man killed his roommate’s dog for barking too much.
A situation out in rural Amador County that started violently ended peacefully Thursday night.
A Sacramento man is accused of killing the family dog and tossing the body in the trash Tuesday night.
In a disturbing case of animal cruelty, a friendly house cat was paralyzed and later died from its injuries sustained from being shot by a pellet gun.
Sacramento animal control officers are investigating another case of abuse after a cat was found hanging from a tree Wednesday morning.
It was a Halloween horror show for a Sacramento woman who found a mutilated cat on her front door.
Rescuers are trying to nurse a pelican back to health after an unsettling case of animal abuse.
Two dogs were found mutilated near the Marysville city cemetery Saturday afternoon, raising concerns that it could be connected to the deaths of more animals in the region this past summer.
A teen suspect has been arrested for allegedly stabbing a Chihuahua puppy to death while robbing a Sacramento home Thursday.