Federal Ruling Cracks Down On Emotional Support Animals On PlanesA new federal rule means that airlines will no longer have to treat emotional support animals as service animals.
Sacramento SPCA Talks Factors That Could Lead To Animal Surrenders During Pandemic“Furever” homes are on the minds of the animals at the Sacramento SPCA during its latest free adoption event.
UC Davis Researcher Studying Whether Dogs Can Detect The Smell Of COVID-19A UC Davis alum is on a team of U.S. Army researchers trying to determine if dogs can smell the Coronavirus. Now, her research team has reached a new phase Of their work looking for COVID-19 “sweat” samples.
Jody Jones, Co-Founder Of Elverta Rescue That Saved Thousands Of Dogs, Dies At 67Jody Jones, a co-founder of Homeward Bound Golden Retriever Rescue in Elverta that has saved the lives of thousands of dogs, died on Monday.
Dogged Determination To Rescue Pair of German Shepherds Left On Hwy. 50 MountainsideThe two dogs were dumped near Bridal Veil Falls on a steep mountain side that made finding them and helping them difficult.
Momo Returns Home: Dog Stolen With Van In East Sacramento Finds Way Back Home"He's taught me patience, he's taught me a lot of things," Jack Olaski said. "He's my best friend, and I got him back. Amazing."
Sacramento Woman Gets 4.5 Years In Rancho Cordova Veterinary Clinic Identity Theft SchemeA Sacramento woman was sentenced to 4.5 years in prison for an identity theft scheme involving a Rancho Cordova veterinary clinic, U.S. Attorney McGregor W. Scott announced on Thursday.
Girl, 7, Asks Friends, Family For SPCA Donations Instead Of Birthday GiftsOne local animal lover spent her 7th birthday giving back in a major way.
‘Klepto Kitty’: Citrus Heights Neighborhood Deals With A Literal Cat BurglarHis name is Jax, but in one Citrus Heights neighborhood this furry feline goes by the name of “Klepto Kitty.”
Truckee Vet Warns Dog Owners Of Unknown Toxin That Poisoned 5 Dogs, Killing 3Raider, a 3-year-old dog of the Vizsla breed, is enjoying his Truckee backyard once again after a mysterious health scare.
UC Davis' Plan To Increase Clarity Of Lake Tahoe Will Please Tourists And DogsUC Davis has a plan that's part science and part business that will increase the clarity of Lake Tahoe and make dog treats in the process.
Adopted Teen Helping Senior Dogs Find A Forever Home Just Like She DidA 14-year-old girl has raised $14,000 for senior dogs who have been left behind with the goal of helping them find a forever home like she did when she was adopted.
Family Dog Could Help Preschoolers Learn Social And Emotional Skills, Study FindsOwning, walking and playing with a dog could boost your toddler's social-emotional development, a new study finds.
Nope, Every Dog Year Isn't Equal To 7 Human Years, Researchers Now SayBased on the study, a one-year-old dog compares to a 30-year-old human, a four-year-old dog to a 52-year-old human. The rate of aging decreases after dogs turn 7.
Pets And Fireworks: How To Keep Your Animals Calm And Safe On July 4thMany of our furry friends – dogs, cats, even ferrets and birds – go a bit ape when they hear the pops, sizzles and rocket sounds of fireworks. Here's how to help.