Angels Rescuing Kritters

Number of rescue groups highlights cat overpopulation

Furry felines have many friends in the Auburn area these days. In fact, there are currently at least five rescue groups in the foothills region alone that all work to house and h ...

Thomas finds 'forever' home

Thomas was the first dog to be rescued by Placer County Animal Control after the 49 fire destroyed multiple homes in Auburn. Earlier this month, he finally found a new home. Af ...

Animal rescue groups came through

It is with great pride and gratitude that I write this letter in regards to Placer County Animal Service’s and its partnering groups’ outstanding response to the 49 Fire. The ...

Rescue shelters filled with pets

Phones are ringing and ringing at Placer County animal-rescue organizations with requests to take in animals, but shelters are full.The slumping economy and increased housing forec ...