Animal Care and Control

Animal Care and Control on patrol

The Examiner spent some time with Officer Rebecca Fenson to get a…

 

Police rescue dog left in hot car near Golden Gate Park

A black Labrador named Thor was rescued from a hot car Sunday…

 

An unprecedented last-minute change

Last Monday, an obscure city committee withdrew proposed funding for a new…

 

Update: Person of interest described in theft of puppy from shelter

A puppy was stolen from a San Francisco animal shelter this afternoon…

Mountain lion spotted roaming through SF four times in past week

Four mountain lion sightings believed to be of the same animal have…

Wonder Dog Rescue seeks public's help in finding missing puppy

A San Francisco-based dog rescue organization is seeking the public's help in…

Rebecca Katz out as head of SF Animal Care and Control

To the surprise and disappointment of some, Rebecca Katz, who has served…

Poisonous meatballs found again on ground near Twin Peaks

Pet owners are advised to be on alert after poisonous meatballs, similar…

Authorities searching for suspect who threw 2 cats into San Francisco Bay

Two cats died after they were taken from their owner and thrown…

SF animal shelter sees uptick in dog drop-offs during economic crisis

The number of dogs dropped off at San Francisco’s city shelter has…

Supervisor Scott Wiener seeks extra resources for Animal Care and Control

For at least a decade, the amount of resources dedicated to the…

Poisoned meatballs sickening dogs in Twin Peaks

San Francisco dog walkers are being warned to watch out for poisonous…

Charlie’s owner’s deal rejected by City Attorney, fate of dog in limbo

A proposal to relocate and rehabilitate the pit bull facing death for…

WildRescue ramping up efforts to help Bay Area animals

After 30 years in the business of rescuing injured animals, Rebecca Dmytryk…

Chihuahuas make up one-third of shelters' population

The prized tiny dogs are increasingly being abandoned by their owners and…