Humane Society of the Sierra Foothills

Thanks on behalf of pets

A long overdue and heartfelt “thank you” to June Francis, owner and operator of The Second Act, a consignment store at 251 Elm Ave., Auburn. This hard-working and compassionat ...

County investigating chemical attack on Loomis family's dog

Placer County Animal Services is conducting an investigation after a Loomis dog suffered third-degree chemical burns. According to Tim Goffa, animal services senior supervising of ...

Store offers books, great cause

A local used bookstore offers great deals for a great cause. The bookstore is located in the Auburn Ravine Shopping Center on Lincoln Way, and proceeds from the store benefit Frien ...

Hens may hold sway over dogs

If you own dogs, their life may be in danger if the county’s hen ordinance is approved by the planning commission. Under the guise of “urban farming,” the county is creatin ...

Hens may come home to roost

Placer County Planning Department is proposing a zoning amendment to allow three hens (no roosters, hen peacocks or guinea hens) in residential single-family neighborhoods with an ...