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. [...]

Jan 092014
West Sac Girl Scouts step up for doggies

NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 8, 2014 – A West Sacramento Girl Scout troop has tried to make a difference in the lives of about 150 dogs awaiting adoption. Members of the Scouts’ “Riverbank” unit joined those from other troops at a birthday party in honor of the birthday of Juliette Gordon Low, founder of the Girl [...]