Animals

A buck in San Anselmo became entangled in Christmas lights, the Marin Humane Animal Services said on Dec. 2, 2019.
Marin Humane Animal Services
All News KCBS Radio
December 03, 2019 - 1:19 pm
The antlers of a buck became entangled in Christmas lights in San Anselmo, prompting pleas from animal care officials to consider wildlife when putting up holiday displays this year.
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Humpback Whale Swims In Alameda Lagoon
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Margie Shafer
November 20, 2019 - 11:56 am
The commercial crab season south of the Mendocino-Sonoma County line was expected to open this Friday. But environmentally minded crab fishermen from Half Moon Bay to Bodega Bay are now voluntarily postponing the opening of their season on account of the whales in the area.
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AP News
November 06, 2019 - 12:00 pm
KINGS BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Sheriff's deputies in Northern California have helped a massive dumpster-diving bear get out of a sticky situation. Placer County sheriff's deputies found the bear trapped Monday in a locked trash bin in Kings Beach, on Lake Tahoe's northern shore. Video the agency posted...
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California Condors Make Significant Comeback
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All News KCBS Radio
November 05, 2019 - 1:22 pm
The number of California condors in the wild are flying higher again after being on the brink of extinction in the 1980s.
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AP News
November 05, 2019 - 8:17 am
WAYNESVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A woman bitten to death by one or both of her pet Great Danes had alcoholism and may not have been clear-headed enough to seek help after she was attacked, authorities said. Preliminary findings indicate Mary Matthews, 49, apparently bled to death, said Doyle Burke, chief...
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Some pets and their owners were separated during the evacuations and road closures imposed during the Kincade Fire in Sonoma County in October 2019.
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Doug Sovern
October 31, 2019 - 4:42 pm
Two Chihuahuas, a chocolate lab and a cockatiel — those are the family members Linda Dillon packed in the car as she scrambled to get out of fire-threatened Healdsburg as the Kincade Fire raged in Sonoma County. She had to leave her 15 doves behind in their aviary amid the panic of the town’s...
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Johnny Lopez
October 24, 2019 - 5:54 am
Even professional football players need a little comforting to soothe their nerves. The San Francisco 49ers have enlisted the services of their most adorable teammate, an emotional support dog named Zoë, according to People . With the addition of the one-year-old French Bulldog, the 49ers have...
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Johnny Lopez
October 17, 2019 - 8:32 am
Stop posting thirsty photos, because a dog has found the right balance to become Instagram famous. An adorable dachshund named Harlso the Balancing Hound has become quite the internet celebrity for being able to balance all sorts of random objects on his head, according to People . View this post...
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AP News
October 13, 2019 - 8:52 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — In a story Oct. 12 about a California ban on the sale and manufacture of new fur products, The Associated Press erroneously identified the Humane Society of the United States as the Human Society of the United States. A corrected version of the story is below: California...
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