Animals

Three peregrine falcon chicks were born on top of PG&E's headquarters in San Francisco in early 2019.
Bob Butler/KCBS Radio
Bob Butler
April 14, 2019 - 8:58 am
Three peregrine falcon chicks born three weeks ago have been fitted with new identification bands. It is the latest in a success story for the formerly endangered species that has played out over the past five decades.
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Percy, one of four feral cats in Oakland shot by someone with a pellet gun.
Oakland Animal Services
Matt Bigler
April 11, 2019 - 2:24 pm
Several cats continue their recovery at the Oakland Animal Shelter after being shot by someone with a pellet gun.
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The house where a man was attacked by a dog Monday in Daly City.
Melissa Culross/KCBS
Melissa Culross
April 08, 2019 - 2:17 pm
A Daly City man is in critical condition after a Rottweiler attacked him in his backyard.
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A baby Parma wallaby at Happy Hollow zoo was recorded outside of its mother's pouch for the first time by KCBS Radio on April 5, 2019.
Mike Colgan/KCBS Radio
Mike Colgan
April 05, 2019 - 4:23 pm
Here at Happy Hollow Park and Zoo, the wallaby population is growing and making some moves.
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fishermans wharf
KCBS Radio/Holly Quan
Margie Shafer
March 27, 2019 - 10:53 am
A legal settlement means the California Dungeness crab season is ending early this year to protect whales and sea turtles.
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It has been decades since steelhead trout have spawned in the Alameda Creek, but specialists are checking every day because the conditions seem right for their arrival.
Jenna Lane/KCBS Radio
Jenna Lane
March 21, 2019 - 9:09 am
A threatened species could soon make a comeback in the Sunol Valley, if the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission's hopes come true.
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March 20, 2019 - 8:37 am
ALBANY, Texas (AP) — A Texas homeowner who reported seeing "a few" snakes under his home actually had dozens of rattlesnakes living beneath his house. Big Country Snake Removal, which was called in to help, said the homeowner crawled underneath his home after strong winds disrupted his cable...
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Two gray whales were recently stranded in the San Francisco Bay, according to the Marine Mammal Center.
Marine Mammal Center
Melissa Culross
March 15, 2019 - 8:07 pm
An unusually high number of gray whales have recently been observed in the San Francisco Bay, but two of the marine mammals died last week.
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