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  • UC Berkeley police are seeking a man who allegedly ordered his dog to attack a woman at People's Park on Sunday night.
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uc berkeley, berkeley, animal, animals in peril, pets, violence, crime, east bay news
  • This April 18, 2014 photo provided by International Bird Rescue shows a California brown pelican which was found with its pouch slashed on April 16, 2014 near Bayshore Park in Long Beach, Calif. (AP Photo/International Bird Rescue)
  • A bird rescue organization says a pelican found with its pouch slashed will undergo surgery in Southern California.
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southern california, animal, animals in peril, reward, crime, california news
  • Coyotes are indigenous to the North American wilderness.
  • California wildlife regulators are proposing a ban on contests that reward hunters who kill coyotes and other predators.
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  • A dog was fatally stabbed in an attack by two men in the Mission District early Friday morning.
  • A dog was fatally stabbed in an attack by two men in the Mission District early Friday morning.
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  • A dog was fatally stabbed in an attack by two men in the Mission District early Friday morning.
  • A dog was fatally stabbed in an attack by two men in the Mission District early Friday morning.
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mission district, crime, animal, animals in peril, news
  • Theres a cuddly mystery in South Lake Tahoe, where an animal rescue group says someone dropped off an orphaned bear cub.
  • There's a cuddly mystery in South Lake Tahoe, where an animal rescue group says someone dropped off an orphaned bear cub.
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  • Theres a cuddly mystery in South Lake Tahoe, where an animal rescue group says someone dropped off an orphaned bear cub.
  • There's a cuddly mystery in South Lake Tahoe, where an animal rescue group says someone dropped off an orphaned bear cub.
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animal, animals in peril, lake tahoe, california news
  • Workers with the Peninsula Humane Society will be out Thursday evening, trying to put a group of baby owls back in their nest.
  • Workers with the Peninsula Humane Society will be out Thursday evening, trying to put a group of baby owls back in their nest.
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san mateo county, animal, animals in peril, peninsula news
  • A fire at a residential building in San Franciscos Mission 
Dolores neighborhood has been upgraded to a second alarm.
  • Residents in a Dolores Street apartment had to find shelter for the night after their building caught on fire and lost power.
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fire, animal, animals in peril, sffd, san francisco news
  • Mission Dolores building on fire
  • Residents in a Dolores Street apartment had to find shelter for the night after their building caught on fire and lost power.
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  • Five months after being hit by a car in the South Bay, a young bobcat was released back into the wild on Tuesday.
  • Five months after being hit by a car in the South Bay, a young bobcat was released back into the wild on Tuesday.
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  • Florida woman recovering after bear attack
  • One bear was shot and three others were euthanized after a Florida woman was attacked in a suburban subdivision.
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  • Florida woman recovering after bear attack
  • Florida wildlife officials have killed four bears after an attack on a woman in a suburban subdivision.
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  • Oakland Animal Services is asking for the publics help to capture a wild turkey that was shot with an arrow.
  • Oakland Animal Services is asking for the public's help to capture a wild turkey that was shot with an arrow.
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animal, animals in peril, oakland, east bay news
  • Investigators say a Chihuahua has a broken leg after a Sacramento man threw the dog against a fence.
  • Investigators say a Chihuahua has a broken leg after a Sacramento man threw the dog against a fence.
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  • old cantilever section of the Bay Bridge with a missing section
  • For the first time drivers on the new Bay Bridge could see a significant change on the cantilever section of the old bridge.
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animal, animals in peril, caltrans, bay bridge, treasure island, san francisco bay, bay area traffic, alan wang
  • California condor #631 released into the wild
  • California condor #631 was released into the wild from The Condor Sanctuary in Big Sur on Tuesday afternoon.
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  • San Jose home damaged by fire
  • A San Jose home smoldered for more than 6 hours after a fire began Monday afternoon.
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  • cormorants on old span of Bay Bridge
  • A state-protected bird called the cormorant is refusing to move from the old eastern span of the Bay Bridge.
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  • Coleman National Fish Hatchery
  • The Golden Gate Salmon Association is asking the feds to release fish from the Shasta County hatchery downstream.
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animals in peril, animal, drought, water, news
  • An Anaheim police dog that was shot in the line of duty last week will be retired once he recovers from his wounds.
  • The Anaheim police dog shot while on duty is recovering after an emergency surgery for a condition that could have been life threatening.
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southern california, animal, animals in peril, shooting, crime, california news
  • dog rescued by Southern Marin Fire Protection District
  • The Southern Marin Fire Protection District is being honored by PETA for their efforts to rescue a dog at Rodeo Beach.
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PETA, marin county, rodeo, rescue, animal, animals in peril, north bay news
  • climate change globe
  • A new report was released by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change shows how the trends are alarming.
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climate change, animals in peril, stanford university, accuweather, wayne freedman
  • This Sept. 2013 image provided by Patricia Cassidy shows her dog Doodles, while he was sick right before his Sept. 9, death, in Chattanooga, Tenn.
  • The FDA is asking pet owners for help after it was unable to determine what caused dogs to get sick after eating jerky treats.
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animals in peril, FDA, national/world
  • An Anaheim police dog that was shot in the line of duty last week will be retired once he recovers from his wounds.
  • An Anaheim police dog that was shot in the line of duty last week will be retired once he recovers from his wounds.
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  • An Anaheim police dog that was shot in the line of duty last week will be retired once he recovers from his wounds.
  • An Anaheim police dog that was shot in the line of duty last week will be retired once he recovers from his wounds.
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  • salmon trucked into Rio Vista, Calif.
  • In an extreme measure to try to preserve the future supply of salmon in California, state officials trucked millions of fish to Rio Vista.
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solano county, animal, animals in peril, drought, water, north bay news, laura anthony
  • salmon trucked into Rio Vista, Calif.
  • In an extreme measure to try to preserve the future supply of salmon in California, state officials trucked millions of fish to Rio Vista.
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animal, animals in peril, solano county, water, drought, northern california, news
  • San Mateo County emergency officials say a mountain lion sighting was reported in Woodside Sunday morning.
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mountain lion sighting, animal, animals in peril, woodside, peninsula news
  • An Anaheim police dog was shot while risking his life to protect several officers during a standoff.
  • Police say "Bruno," the veteran K9 that was wounded in an Anaheim shooting, is more alert and attentive now as he recovers.
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  • A baby gorilla at the San Diego Zoo is recovering after being delivered through a rare emergency cesarean section.
  • A baby gorilla met her mom for the first time after fighting pneumonia following a rare cesarean section delivery at the San Diego Zoo.
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  • An Anaheim police dog was shot while risking his life to protect several officers during a standoff.
  • An Anaheim police dog was shot while risking his life to protect several officers during a standoff.
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southern california, animal, animals in peril, shooting, crime, california news, q mccray
  • Bosco, a retired police K9 in Rohnert Park, that has cancer
  • A local community is chipping in to raise enough money to help a retired police dog battling cancer, so he gets the treatment he needs.
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rohnert park, animal, animals in peril, cancer, north bay news
  • A baby gorilla at the San Diego Zoo is in guarded condition after being delivered through a rare emergency cesarean section.
  • A baby gorilla at the San Diego Zoo is in guarded conditions after being delivered through a rare emergency cesarean section.
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southern california, animal, animals in peril, watercooler
  • Zookeepers at Sydneys Taronga Zoo finally got a glimpse of a newborn kangaroo after nine months of waiting.
  • Zookeepers at Sydney's Taronga Zoo finally got a glimpse of a newborn kangaroo after nine months of waiting.
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  • Zookeepers at Sydneys Taronga Zoo finally got a glimpse of a newborn kangaroo after nine months of waiting.
  • Zookeepers at Sydney's Taronga Zoo finally got a glimpse of a newborn kangaroo after nine months of waiting.
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  • An Oakland feline is taking the Internet by storm -- Jarvis the cross-eyed cat.
  • An Oakland feline is taking the Internet by storm -- Jarvis the cross-eyed cat.
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animal, animals in peril, pets, watercooler
  • Two students arrested for making dog drink beer
  • Two college students in New York face animal abuse charges for allegedly forcing a dog to drink beer at a party.
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  • An injured male bear cub was found Monday morning at Heavenly ski resort. It was transported to Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care to be treated.
  • Experts worry the drought and warm weather could be disrupting bears' natural hibernation cycle.
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  • Experts worry the drought and warm weather could be disrupting bears' natural hibernation cycle.
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animal, animals in peril, lake tahoe, sierra, ski resorts, rescue, california news, jonathan bloom
  • A young bear is recovering after being rescued at a Lake Tahoe ski resort Monday.
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animal, animals in peril, lake tahoe, sierra, ski resorts, rescue, california news, lilian kim
  • sick bear being carried by a man in Lake Tahoe
  • A young bear is recovering after being rescued at a Lake Tahoe ski resort Monday.
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  • An ABC11 viewer says the Garner Fire Department came to the rescue when their dog got stuck in a tree.
  • An ABC11 viewer says the Garner Fire Department came to the rescue when her dog got stuck in a tree.
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  • Python eating crocodile
  • One might think a snake in Australia bit off more than it could chew when it tried to devour a crocodile recently.
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  • An injured male bear cub was found Monday morning at Heavenly ski resort. It was transported to a wildlife care facility.
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animal, animals in peril, lake tahoe, sierra, ski resorts, rescue, california news
  • Honeybees
  • The mostly-dry weather in California is stinging bees and it could be one of the most devastating years in decades for beekeepers in Central Valley.
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animal, animals in peril, drought, accuweather
  • Dogs rescued from flooded Los Angeles River
  • Two men and two dogs were rescued from the Los Angeles River after they got caught in rising waters during a powerful rainstorm.
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southern california, los angeles, rescue, animal, animals in peril, flooding, news
  • Oregon Zoo takes in orphaned black bear cubs
  • The Oregon Zoo has taken in three orphaned black bear cubs. Wildlife officials think their mother was scared off by loggers.
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  • Dog in San Francisco sickened after eating poisoned meatball
  • A reward is being offered for info leading to an arrest and conviction in the case of poisoned meatballs left in San Francisco.
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animal, animals in peril, pets, reward, diamond heights, cole valley, haight ashbury, food, crime, uc davis, nob hill, san francisco news
  • Animal Care and Control officials rushed to San Franciscos Nob Hill after they got a report of more suspicious meatballs found in front of a church.
  • Police rushed to SF's Nob Hill Tuesday morning fearing more tainted meatballs may have been left on the street for dogs to find.
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diamond heights, cole valley, haight ashbury, animal, animals in peril, food, crime, uc davis, nob hill, san francisco news, amy hollyfield