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Why Is Sacramento’s Front Street Animal Shelter Adopting Animals Before They Are Fixed?

A Sacramento animal shelter is defending its actions after being accused of violating the law by adopting some animals out before they’ve been spayed or neutered.

09/03/2014

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Local Animal Shelters Adopt Out Highest Number Of Pets In Nationwide Push

Sacramento animal shelters topped the nation in pet adoptions last weekend.

10/25/2013

Had this been a dog, would the NFL had been more outraged?
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California County Orders Pit Bulls Sterilized

Pit bulls and pit bull mixes be sterilized under the terms of a new ordnance in Riverside County.

10/09/2013

Bud Pit Bull

Rescued Pit Bull Stolen From Animal Shelter Before New Owners Could Take Him Home

Bud was rescued by police officers from a marijuana grow where he was used as a guard dog. He was set to be euthanized.

08/25/2013

Animal Outreach

Dog-Friendliest Workplaces In Sacramento

Studies show that having pets in the workplace can be a win-win for both employees and for the company for which they work.

01/25/2013

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Abandoned Sacramento Bulldog Finds Home, Wounds Still Healing

Vets didn’t think Patsy would make it. It’s been a long road of recovery for the bulldog since she was found on the streets of Sacramento three months ago.

05/30/2012

Christchurch Fundraising Athletics Night

Family Guide to Holiday Volunteering

Get into the spirit of this holiday giving season by volunteering at local food kitchens and food distribution events.

11/18/2011