Lafayette resident Nikki Vilas walks her dog not long after the sun rises. At least she did last summer. Within four weeks, the Los Palos …
The surfer killed Saturday in a shark attack off the Santa Cruz County coast has been identified as 26-year-old Ben Kelly.
A 26-year-old surfer was killed Saturday when he was attacked by a shark while surfing at Manresa State Beach.
A naming contest for a koala at the San Francisco Zoo & Gardens aims to raise money for wildlife affected by the bushfires in Australia, …
Two osprey chicks hatched this week and a third may be on the way in a nest high above the Richmond waterfront.
The animal was the ninth gray whale to wash onto the shores in the Bay Area this year.
An off-leash dog attacked and killed a seal pup last week at Point Reyes National Seashore.
A California sea lion got itself into a bit of a jam — a traffic jam that is — when it somehow stumbled onto U.S. Highway 101.
A gray whale carcass first seen floating near the Carquinez Bridge Tuesday morning has washed up along the shoreline of the San Pablo Bay.
A disoriented sea lion discovered Saturday evening stranded in brush along a stretch of East Bay shoreline was in good condition and later released.
A diver from a research vessel is in stable condition after being bit by a shark near the Farallon Islands west of San Francisco on Tuesday.
Two recently orphaned mountain lion cubs from different locations in Northern California are now playing and bonding at Oakland Zoo.
A mountain lion was caught on camera prowling the backyard of a San Mateo home on Tuesday evening.
A great white shark that washed up on a beach in Santa Cruz County Sunday will get a necropsy this week.
A 59-year-old Santa Rosa woman was gored by a bison Wednesday at Yellowstone National Park.
The Marine Mammal Center confirmed reports Friday afternoon that a second whale carcass was found in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Two baby weasels are being treated at the Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA after hikers found them abandoned.
A hiker was bitten multiple times by a rattlesnake while visiting Mt. Tamalpais on Sunday afternoon.
A baby Red-tailed Hawk hatched Wednesday in the Presidio in San Francisco, and the event was captured on camera.
Thula, one of the founding animals at Sonoma County’s Safari West’s exotic 400-acre wildlife preserve’s cheetah program died on Feb. 27.
The Marine Mammal Center is keeping an eye on a lethargic California sea lion Monday afternoon in the waters near San Francisco’s Aquatic Park.
A woman was attacked by a sea lion while swimming at San Francisco’s Aquatic Park Thursday morning.
Seagulls examined in a new study had stomachs full of glass, metal, and even building materials.
The waters off two Marin County beaches are open again after a shark bit a surfer’s foot Saturday near the mouth of a nearby estuary.
A surfer was bitten on the foot by a shark Saturday near the mouth of Drakes Estero.
The Peninsula Humane Society rescued 83 bats that were found hiding behind a mural at a Menlo Park home.
A dead whale that washed ashore at Point Reyes National Seashore on Christmas Eve does not appear to have died from a collision with a ship.
The Oakland Zoo has taken in two orphan mountain lion cubs found recently in Orange County and testing will be done to determine if they are siblings.
A San Francisco coyote was spotted exploring San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood early Wednesday.
Safari West north of Santa Rosa resumed its tours Monday, six weeks after the Tubbs Fire burned small outbuildings and a few vehicles but spared the African animal species.
A Western screech owl was successfully rescued Thursday from behind the dashboard of an SUV parked in San Carlos, officials with the Peninsula Humane Society …
A Tiburon man was arrested on suspicion of animal cruelty for allegedly shooting a doe and her fawn near his home.
Calling “Kitty, kitty, kitty,” wildlife rescue workers captured a tame bobcat Friday night.
An uptick in the cases of domoic acid poisoning in California sea lions found on the coast of San Luis Obispo County has been reported by The Marine Mammal Center.
The Oakland Zoo’s newest mammalian residents began their trip to the big city by breaking into a rural Kern County home.
A dead whale that washed up on a Marin County beach this week likely died after being hit by a ship.