Dog, Duck Build Fast Friendship In New YorkA mother duck abandoned her eggs, prompting a boy to rescue them. Now his dog and a duck that hatched are best buddies!
Obese Tourists Crippling Donkeys On Greek Island, Activists ClaimActivists with "Help the Santorini Donkeys" told multiple news outlets in the United Kingdom that overweight tourists are crippling donkeys.
California Police Force Monitors Chicks In Hawks NestClovis Police is keeping a close eye on some new residents who are definitely a flight risk.
Alligators At The Beach? Scientists Say Get Used To Predators Invading Odd PlacesAlligators on a beach? Killer whales in a river? Mountain lions in the open plains? It may sound like a mismatch, but a new study is warning that humans should get used to seeing more large predators in unexpected places.
Yosemite National Park Adopts 2 Wild Mustangs Trained By InmatesTwo of the mustangs trained by inmates through the Sacramento Sheriff's Wild Horse Program will now help Park Rangers in Yosemite National Park.
A Squirrel Wins UC Berkeley Student Government ElectionA squirrel now occupies one of UC Berkeley's 20 student senate seats. The squirrel initially took the form of a critter living among campus trees, running on platforms such as easier acorn access, but is actually the face of a more serious student government campaign.
Cats Being Flown To Nevada From California In Fire AftermathAnimal welfare groups aim to provide new homes in Nevada for dozens of cats being transported from California to make room for animals displaced by wildfires.
11 People Detained, Roosters Rescued After Cockfighting BustNearly a dozen people were detained and several roosters were rescued after authorities busted a weekend cockfighting tournament at a California farm where spectators bet thousands of dollars, officials said.
Police Seek Person Who Shot At Several Stray AnimalsBerkeley police are looking for the person who shot and killed three stray animals with a pellet gun last weekend.
Dog Carcass Found In Burn Pile In North HighlandsCrews were investigating smoke in the area and found a deceased dog in a burn pile.
Man Accused Of Striking Iditarod Teams With Snowmobile, Killing DogOfficials in the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race say a person on a snowmobile early Saturday morning purposely struck two teams in the race.