Placer County Animal Shelter Nears Full Capacity, Discounts Adoption FeesThe adoption center says that their dog kennels are close to 90% full, and some of the dogs have already been at the shelter for more than 30 days.
Front Street Animal Shelter Offering Free Dog AdoptionsFront Street Animal Shelter is waiving their adoption fee for dogs due to their shelter being extremely full, the organization wrote on Facebook.
Sacramento SPCA’s Kennels Full Of Dogs; $30 Adoption Fee Offered For Dogs Over 30 PoundsWith kennels being full, the Sacramento SPCA is offering a special reduction in adoption fees for larger dogs.
Distemper Outbreak In Southern California Dogs, RaccoonsThe virus usually affects puppies most, but is not transferable to humans
New Pandemic Pet Owners And Return To In-Person Work, Summer Trips Lead To Doggy Daycare DilemmaA doggy daycare dilemma is forming: As pet owners find themselves out of luck with more people taking trips and more people adopting dogs during the pandemic – it's turned into the not-so-perfect puppy storm.
Pet Owners Warned To Avoid Walking Dogs In High HeatRecord-breaking temperatures can be tough on humans, but they can also put your pooch in some serious peril.
Several Dogs Rescued In Raid Of Alleged Fighting Dog Breeder In El Dorado CountyA suspect is in custody and several animals have been rescued from an apparent breeding operation that was selling fighting dogs.
Dog Snatched From Sacramento Nail Salon Returned To OwnerThe search is on for a beloved pet that was snatched from outside her owner’s salon.
Dog Finds New Homes After Owner Found Dead In SnowThe two dogs that stayed with a Foresthill man who got stranded in the snow last month have been adopted.
Dog Who Kept Watch Over Owner Found Dead In Snow Finds New FamilyA dog who stayed with his master until the very end now has a new beginning.
Dog Kept Guard Over Owner David Deshon Who Was Found Dead In SnowDavid Deshon was found dead two days after he was reported missing near his Foresthill home last week - but his dog wouldn’t leave his side, family says.
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.
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.