Jan 182014
 
Zar's last shift: News-Ledger rides along

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 15, 2014 – By News-Ledger Staff One of the most popular members of West Sacramento’s police department has put in his last shift. After over six years of service, police dog “Zar” has gone home to become a family dog in the home of his former handler, Sergeant Roger Kinney. [...]

Jan 142014
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — JAN 14, 2014 – The Yolo County Sheriff’s Department Animal Services Section is looking for a dog and its owner after a biting incident Friday morning at a West Sacramento dog park. Finding the dog can help prevent the victim from having to undergo rabies exposure treatment. The incident happened about 11 [...]

Jan 142014
 
'Beer for a Butterfly' contest underway

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 8, 2014 – The hunt is on: UC Davis professor Art Shapiro is offering a pitcher of beer, or its cash equivalent, to the person who catches the first cabbage white butterfly (Pieris rapae) of 2014.  The wee beasties typically make their first appearance of the season sometime around Jan. [...]