pets

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 ...

While owners are at work, these pets play

Carol Hamilton of Folsom gets teary eyed and sometimes bawls when she has to leave her girls with a sitter and she cries again when she picks them up. “You can see their eyes be ...

Placer County Animal Shelter offers variety of services

A Placer County agency sees 250 animals every month and offers a variety of services to them and the community, but not everyone feels its efforts are enough. The Placer County A ...

Does Auburn have any homes for pets?

A new Auburn resident said she doesn’t want to give up her pets to live in the city. Maggie Montgomery and her husband moved to Auburn with their 3-year-old son and pets for a n ...

New center brings potential pets to Auburn

Auburn residents have a new place to meet some furry friends. The Placer Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals opened its Pet Adoption and Resource Center Friday at 148 ...

Good dog, hard choice: Downturn puts pressure on Placer County pet owners

Economic hard times have put the squeeze on many pet owners. And while the idea of paying off a four-figure bill for a pet procedure or even putting food in the dog dish when a do ...

Bring home a shelter animal

I am writing because I am concerned about animals that do not have a caring home in our community, our state and our country. Every year, many thousands of animals have to be eut ...

Looking for the perfect pet presents?

Are you looking for gift ideas for your furry family members this Christmas? Auburn stores have a variety of fun, quirky and cute presents for your pets. Pet Xing Owner Larry Tayl ...

Coloring contest will represent healthy pets

Residents can learn how to be responsible pet owners at the Gold Country Fair this weekend. The Auburn Police Department is teaming with several non-profit organizations for the c ...

Protect pets on noisy day

With the Fourth of July rapidly approaching, dog and cat owners need to get ready to protect their pets from all the loud fireworks noise. Every year at this time, many dogs and c ...