Animal abuse

Farmer Guilty On 5 Counts Of Animal Cruelty, Gets ProbationA western Maryland farmer has been convicted of five counts of animal cruelty after animal control officers seized scores of cattle, goats and sheep from the farm near Boonsboro.
45 Days Home Detention In Western Md. Animal Cruelty CaseA Cumberland man has been given 45 days of home confinement for letting nine dogs starve to death in an empty house.
Police Search For Suspect In Assault That Injured Woman & DogsBaltimore city police continue to search for the man who savagely attacked a woman and her two dogs. One of the dogs was so badly hurt, it had to be euthanized.
Man Ruled Incompetent For Trial In Death Of ChihuahuaA western Maryland man is being committed for psychiatric care after a judge found him incompetent to stand trial for the fatal abuse of a Chihuahua.
Authorities: 4 Dogs In Cage Abandoned On Annapolis RoadAbandoned on the side of the road. Police in Anne Arundel County are trying to figure out who would leave four puppies alone in an Annapolis neighborhood.
Former Ravens' DT Terrence Cody Facing 15-Count IndictmentFormer Ravens’ defensive tackle Terrence Cody has been indicted on 15 charges of animal abuse, and neglect after he turned himself in to police on Monday.
$7K Reward Offered For Info In Dog Burned In MarylandAnimal welfare advocates are offering a $7,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of whoever used a scalding-hot substance to burn a dog in Prince George's County.
Nearly 100 Malnourished Animals Seized At Md. FarmA horrible case of alleged animal cruelty uncovered at a Maryland farm. Officials seize nearly 100 animals they say were malnourished and neglected.
Alleged Owner Of 9 Dead Dogs Charged With Animal CrueltyAn Allegany County man faces multiple animal-cruelty charges after nine dead dogs were found inside a vacant home near Cumberland.
Dog Euthanized, Owner Charged With Abuse After Yorkie Was Left In Hot Car For 2 HoursA New York City woman is charged with animal neglect after leaving her Yorkie in a car in Annapolis for about two hours. The dog, named Chloe, had to be euthanized due to heat exhaustion.
2nd Baltimore City Police Officer Suspended In Dog's SlayingNew information on a dog slaying that has people across Baltimore outraged. One city police officer is charged with a felony. Now, a second officer has been pulled off the streets and placed on administrative duties.
Dozens Of Puppies Kept In Cages, Without Food, Waiting To Be SoldPuppy raid! Animal Control seized almost three dozen puppies from a west Baltimore home. Officers say the owner brought them in from out of state and planned to sell them off.