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More animal seizures at Loomis residence

AUBURN CA - Humane officers with the Humane Society of the Sierra Foothills seized three animals this week from a Loomis residence that was the subject of a similar search and much ...

Rescued puppy from Loomis property succumbs to parvo

By Joyia Emard Loomis News Editor One puppy rescued in a Humane Society raid on a Loomis property last week has died, while dozens of additional animals are undergoing veterinary ...

Placer County supes give support to urban chicken raising

Placer County supervisors made it easier Tuesday for most homeowners to have up to six chickens. No roosters, guinea hens and peahens will be allowed under a zoning amendment appr ...

County investigating chemical attack on Loomis family's dog

Placer County Animal Services is conducting an investigation after a Loomis dog suffered third-degree chemical burns. According to Tim Goffa, animal services senior supervising off ...

Grand jury: More public scrutiny needed for supes’ $100,000 donation pot

Placer County supervisors need to tighten up on the $100,000 they donate every year from county coffers to non-profits and community organizations, the grand jury says. In a repor ...

Hens may hold sway over dogs

Hens may hold sway over dogs If you own dogs, their life may be in danger if the county’s hen ordinance is approved by the planning commission. Under the guise of “urban far ...

Animal group seeks input on hen zoning

Placer County Planning Department is proposing a zoning amendment to allow three hens (no roosters, hen peacocks or guinea hens) in residential single-family neighborhoods with an ...

Thanks for Cat House reprieve

We are so grateful to the Board of Supervisors for recognizing the valuable service Friends (of Placer County Animal Shelter) and The Cat House provide to the county and the commun ...

Placer County supervisors grant temporary rent reprieve to Auburn’s Cat House

A cat rescue group came away with a partial victory Tuesday in an attempt to stay rent-free at a Placer County-owned building in North Auburn. Supervisors voted to allow the Friend ...