Bat Found With Rabies In Sutter County, 2 Dogs Now Under 6-Month QuarantineTwo dogs who were found to have been playing with a bat infected with rabies will have to be under quarantine for six months, officials say.
Rescue Cat That Cared For Young Cancer Patient Named 'Cat Of The Year'A caring rescue cat has been named Great Britain's National Cat of the Year for helping to comfort a young cancer patient, BBC News reported.
Pets Do Not Benefit Kids' Health, Study FindsDogs and cats have no "significant" impact on children's mental and physical health, according to a new study by the Rand Corporation.
Veterinarian Saves Cat's Life With Vodka ShotIt only took a shot of vodka and a stroke of luck to save an Australian cat.
12-Year-Old Dog Survives 9 Months In Mountains, Returns To FamilyDarwin and Cindy Cameron lost their 12-year-old retriever, Mo, on a hunting trip in September. Nine months later, Mo was returned to the Camerons, only after surviving on her own in the mountains.
Group Evacuates Pets From Destructive Path Of Wall FireThe fire is burning in a rural area where many residents have farm animals and lots of pets. A massive effort was underway to help get those animals to safety.
Sacramento Officials Cracking Down On Pets Without License, Owners Facing $300 FineThe City of Sacramento cracking down on pet owners without a license for their pets.
Bill Aims To Ban Retail Pet Sales In CaliforniaAnimal rights groups are pushing a bill that would replace animals for sale in retail pet stores, with rescue and shelter animals.
Fire Damages Citrus Heights Home; Pet Dog KilledA Citrus Heights family has been displaced after a house fire overnight.
Pot For Pets: Owners Treat Sick Animals With CannabisMichael Fasman's 12-year-old dog, Hudson, limps from pain caused by arthritis and an amputated toe, but Fasman doesn't want to give her painkillers because "they just knock her out."
Truck Driver: Cat Survives 400 Miles Clinging Under SemiA long-haul semitrailer driver from Minnesota thought he had lost his feline traveling companion for good when the cat jumped out of his truck at a rest stop in Ohio.
Toughening Penalties If Pets Are Harmed During CrimesWhen Denise Krohn came home to find her goldendoodle Kirby bleeding on the kitchen floor, she at first thought it was a terrible accident. But she soon realized that her home had been ransacked, and that her other dog, Quigley, was lying dead on his favorite blanket in the living room.