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Takin’ It to the Streets

Chihuahuas parade down State Street, kicking off a monthlong campaign focused on the well-being of this wee canine. Read story.

Thursday, April 25, 2013

Critter Corner

Here’s all the animal news that’s fit to print. Read story.

Thursday, April 4, 2013

The Hum of the (Not So) Wild

Alpacas have come down from the Andes to live and thrive in Santa Barbara. Read story.

Thursday, April 4, 2013

Talk to the Animals

A Santa Barbara safari from the tops of trees to the bottom of the seas. Read story.

Thursday, April 4, 2013

Beastly News

Catch up on the latest animal news in Santa Barbara. Read story.

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Giraffe Births: A Tall Order

Santa Barbara Zoo gears up for two new additions to Masai herd. Read story.

Monday, April 1, 2013

It’s Baby Bird Time

Winter rains bring new vegetation growth and a wide variety of wildlife, including many resident and migratory bird species. Read story.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Horses Need Help

As folks struggle during these financially tight times it’s easy to forget that animals in rescues also feel the pinch, many of them in our own backyard. Read story.

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

K-9 Caravan

Emily Grossheider and Angela Adan transport California shelter dogs to new homes in Montana. Read story.

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Adopt Feral Cats

County Animal Services has a preponderance of kitties that aren’t tame enough to be house pets but need homes nonetheless. Read story.

Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Santa Paws

This weekend, Santa Barbarans can trot their canine(s) over to the Canary Hotel for a snap-and-greet with ol’ Kris Kringle Read story.

Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Dog Therapy Training

All for Animals is offering a five-week training course for you and your pooch to become a registered therapy team that will work with children, the elderly, and the disabled. Read story.

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Pit Bull Parade

Dogs dressed in costumes promenade down the bike path from the pier to East Beach, garnering pets and smiles along the way. Read story.

Sunday, November 18, 2012

Young Albino Raccoon Caught on Camera

The extremely rare specimen was spotted sneaking around the Mesa. Read story.

Monday, November 12, 2012

Zoo Docents Wanted

If you like being around animals of the exotic sort, you may want to consider becoming a volunteer docent at the Santa Barbara Zoo. Read story.

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Santa Barbara Fair & Expo

Santa Barbara Fair and Expo celebrates “25 Years of Magic”, ... Read More