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Police Probe Possible Abuse After Owner Finds Dog Dead In The Woods

Police in Anne Arundel County are investigating a case of possible animal abuse after a dog is found dead by his owner.

10/25/2013

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Pasadena Man Arrested For Shooting Girlfriend’s Dog To Death

An Anne Arundel County man is arrested for fatally shooting his girlfriend’s dog.

07/29/2013

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K-9 Officers Being Trained To Help Animal Control In Cases Of Abuse

Dangerous dogs on the loose, dog attacks and animal abuse. Baltimore’s Animal Control officers–overwhelmed by a flood of recent calls. Now police vow to take action in those cases.

07/25/2013

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Md. Woman Charged With Leaving Dog Inside Car

A Harford County woman has been charged with animal cruelty after authorities say she left her dog in an overheated car while she went shopping.

07/21/2013

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Woman Charged With Leaving Dogs In Hot Car For Nearly 20 Hours Dies; Family To Sue

She made headlines when police arrested her for leaving her two dogs in a sweltering car for hours last month but her family members say there’s a lot more to the story—including an explanation that now has them angry with police.

07/09/2013

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Police Say Teen Fatally Stabbed Family Puppy

A disturbing case of animal abuse. Anne Arundel County police charged a teen with stabbing the family puppy to death.

06/26/2013

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Teen Accused Of Fatally Stabbing Puppy

Officers in Linthicum had a disturbing case of animal cruelty to deal with Tuesday.

06/25/2013

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Reward Offered To Catch Person Who Shot Cat With Crossbow

Anne Arundel County police say the person behind a callous case of animal abuse is still on the run after a Davidsonville cat nearly died after being pierced with an arrow.

06/25/2013

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Owner Accused Of Abusing Animals Shares His Side Of The Story

The owner at the center of an alleged animal abuse case in Anne Arundel County is breaking his silence.

06/10/2013

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3 Malnourished Dogs Rescued From Western Md. Home

Three malnourished dogs, including a pit bull, have been rescued from a home in Washington County.

06/08/2013

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Baltimore Police To Change The Way It Handles Animal Cruelty Cases

Baltimore police announce major changes to the way it handles animal cruelty just as the city is hit with four horrific cases in one week.

05/23/2013

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Baltimore Police To Overhaul Handling Of Animal Abuse Cases

Four horrifying cases of animal abuse in Baltimore in just one week. Now WJZ has learned the police department is set to announce a major overhaul in the way those cases are handled.

05/22/2013

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