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San Francisco Animal Care and Control

Someone's Trying To Kill Pets With Poisonous Meatballs

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 02.25.2014 | Weird News

Someone is trying to murder San Francisco's pets by littering the streets with poisonous meatballs -- and this isn't even the first time. San Franc...

SF's Bizarre Puppy Potty Problem

AP | Posted 03.30.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- San Francisco's animal control agency is relying on donations to solve an unforeseen problem in the digital age – a shortage of...

PHOTOS: Adopt These NYC Animals

Posted 01.13.2013 | New York

Every week The Huffington Post New York features city animals up for adoption, in partnership with Animal Care & Control of New York City. A nonpr...


Ken White | Posted 11.28.2012 | San Francisco
Ken White

Just about a week ago, I attended the first (and hopefully not the last) graduation ceremony for the people and dog participants of WOOF, the new program out of the San Francisco Department of Animal Care and Control.

Can Puppies Help Homelessness?

Sarah Medina | Posted 06.13.2012 | San Francisco

Puppies have some pretty magical powers: the ability to look cute from all angles, the ability to pee wherever they want. And now, they may also ...

PHOTOS: 'Miracle Cat' Survives Amazing Journey To SF

Sarah Medina | Posted 05.08.2012 | San Francisco

One poor cat has survived the journey from Iran to San Francisco after being found covered in mud and gasoline in the streets of Tehran. Maloos, a...

The Death of a Dog, Bad Art, and Not Great Journalism

Ken White | Posted 02.06.2012 | San Francisco
Ken White

There are many ways the controversy focusing on artist Tom Otterness was mishandled, but a piece of the story as yet untold does need to get aired.

PHOTOS: Take Home One Of These Adorable Animals Immediately

Carly Schwartz | Posted 11.07.2011 | San Francisco

How can you say no to these adorable puppy dog eyes? (SCROLL DOWN FOR PHOTOS) San Francisco Animal Care and Control has fallen on dire times. "T...