Pets

Pets

Overcoming addiction one dog biscuit at a time

FRESNO, Calif. - Wearing white floppy chef hats and sunny yellow aprons, a group of women chat happily as they mix and roll dough on its journey to becoming all-natural dog biscuits last month. Morning light pours through large wide windows, brightening an already optimistic mood.

Pet Tales

Show some holiday spirit to homeless pets in SLO County

This week’s Pet Tales features pet-related events around San Luis Obispo County. Adopt a cat or kitten through the Homeless Animal Rescue Team or the Feline Network, or help your child get comfortable reading by having them practice with a dog during Paws to Read at the Nipomo and Morro Bay libraries or Reading 2 Rover in Grover.

Local

Santa Paws poses with pups in Atascadero

The skies threatened rain, but sunshine prevailed, and people brought dogs and kids to have photos taken with “Santa Paws” at Heilmann Dog Park inside Heilmann Regional Park in Atascadero on Saturday.

Videos

Aww: 5 puppy siblings at SLO County Animal Services want to meet you

On Thanksgiving Day, five puppies were born at the San Luis Obispo County Animal Services’ shelter to a mother who was not yet a year old. These five puppies — Humphrey, the Professor, Dora, Anya and Sammy — are almost ready for adoption. For more information on the puppies, call their foster mom at 805-550-7577.
Ellen Perryess San Luis Obispo County Animal Services
Aww: 5 puppy siblings at SLO County Animal Services want to meet you 1:01

Aww: 5 puppy siblings at SLO County Animal Services want to meet you

SLO County shelter pup Sugar Bear has wheels to get around. Watch her go. 2:02

SLO County shelter pup Sugar Bear has wheels to get around. Watch her go.

Dogs in holiday costume prance down the Avila Beach promenade 1:01

Dogs in holiday costume prance down the Avila Beach promenade

12 cute dogs waiting for homes at the SLO County animal shelter 0:58

12 cute dogs waiting for homes at the SLO County animal shelter