cats

Unaltered cats a concern in Roseville

They live in the shadows, the alleyways and empty lots of almost every neighborhood. They are feral cats. The number of the elusive felines in the U.S. is estimated to be in the te ...

Roseville Boy Scout has cat-scratch fever

Nick Leapley's cat Sophie is a total nutcase. She jumps all over furniture and tears things apart. She's a real "piece of work," said Leapley, 16. But the Roseville Boy Scout love ...

Placer County dropping price through August for adopting pets

AUBURN CA - Placer County is offering a deal on pet adoptions starting Monday. Running through Aug. 31, Placer County Animal Services will be halving the cost of adoptions for all ...

Placer SPCA in search of larger facility

The Placer Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is looking to relocate to a larger facility by the end of 2012 to expand its services and increase its capacity to house ...

Roseville resident struggles to find pet-friendly housing

During their rental housing search, Tasha Moore and boyfriend Aaron Lockhart were determined to all stick together — and that included two large dogs. The couple spent several m ...

Flabby tabbies need weight help, too

Meet Ken — the 23-pound cat and Auburn’s newest biggest loser. He’s twice his body weight, and according to his “coach,” Rosemary Frieborn, he’s determined to shed th ...

Rise in home foreclosures also impacts animals

As the number of home foreclosures rise, so too does the number of families looking for alternative housing. As a result, animal shelters and rescue groups are seeing an increase ...