San Francisco bans performances by exotic animals

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San Francisco supervisors have approved a prohibition on performances using bears, lions, elephants and other wild animals…

Dog flu outbreak gained foothold at urban doggie day cares

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Experts say doggie day care contributed to an outbreak of dog flu in Chicago that is spreading in the Midwest….

50-foot sperm whale carcass washes ashore near San Francisco

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The carcass of a 50-foot sperm whale has washed ashore at a beach just south of San Francisco…

Three abalone divers die off Mendocino coast

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A Dublin resident was one of three abalone divers who drowned in Caspar Anchorage Bay…