pets

Make sure your garden is nontoxic for the safety of your pets

We all love our pets. At Lakes Nursery, the nursery dogs, Pancho and Teddy, sound the alarm to alert us when cars drive up if we’re in the back of the nursery. They enthusi ...

Reader input: Pet end-of-life considerations

Northern California is home to many beloved pets and pet owners, many of whom would do whatever it takes to keep their companions safe and comfortable. When a pet is diagnosed wi ...

In Placer County's foothills, make your dog’s day and stay in shape

After a busy day at work, coming home to a comfy couch, a little channel surfing and maybe a bowl of cookie dough ice cream sounds really good. Although relaxing, this is not nec ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Chinese delegation comes to Auburn; Horizon Charter Schools up for renewal; abandoned trailer removed in Meadow Vista and pets

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

Another View: Think twice before buying that bunny

Rabbits make wonderful pets and companions, but please don’t give one as a gift to someone for Easter.   It’s understandable that seeing an adorable baby bunny i ...

Our View: Responsible pet ownership needed always

The love of our pets is strong in the foothills. Yet, the responsibility for those pets seems to fall to the wayside at times and sometimes with dramatic consequences. Recently ...

Americans spent over $53 billion on pets last year

  LOS ANGELES (AP) — The economy may have remained sluggish last year but Americans refused to scrimp on their pets, with animal lovers spending upwards of $53 billi ...

Noon Hour Update: Taking on ADA lawsuit; 75-year-old skydiver; Tevis Cup profile and county revenue sharing

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working ...

Uncool to leave dog in hot car

Thank you for reporting on the issue of leaving dogs in hot cars (Journal, July 26). Every year, dogs die after being locked inside cars while their owners shop or run other errand ...

Local pet owners are dedicated to their animals

Victoria Johnson fell in love with her dog Nana Le Briard 10 months ago. Today, Johnson and her furry sidekick are inseparable. Johnson is just one of many Auburn residents who ...