Animal Control

Puppy

Ocean City Police Rescue Puppy Stolen From West Virginia

Maryland’s Ocean City Police Department Animal Control Unit has rescued a puppy that had been stolen from a foster home in West Virginia.

08/26/2015

dog attack

911 Calls Released After 10-Year-Old Glen Burnie Boy Mauled By Dogs

A ten-year-old boy is hospitalized after being mauled by two dogs in Anne Arundel County. WJZ has the heart-wrenching 911 calls made just after the attack.

04/14/2015

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2 Rottweilers Attack Anne Arundel County Boy

A frightening encounter with two rottweilers sends an Anne Arundel County boy to the hospital.

04/13/2015

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87-Year-Old Man Mauled To Death By Pit Bull

An 87-year-old man in Frederick was in the process of cleaning up after the holidays when tragedy struck. As Mike Schuh reports, his own dog was to blame.

01/09/2015

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Md. Man Convicted In Deaths Of Nine Dogs

A Cumberland man faces the prospect of more than a year in jail for leaving nine dogs to die in an empty house. Three others survived.

12/10/2014

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Official Failures Cited In Md. Case Of 9 Dead Dogs

The private foundation responsible for Allegany County animal control is acknowledging it failed to respond to calls about abandoned pets in a home were nine dogs died.

09/26/2014

feral cat captured

Feral Cat That Closed A Glen Burnie Elementary School Has Been Caught

The feral cat that shut down an Anne Arundel County School on Friday has been caught.

09/02/2014

feral cat

Feral Cat Enters Glen Burnie Elementary School, Forces Early Closure

An Anne Arundel County school is shut down because of a feral cat on the loose.

08/29/2014

hoarding

Animal Control Rescues Over 30 Pets From Hoarding Situation

It’s an incredible case of animal hoarding in a Charles Village neighborhood. More than 30 animals are now in Animal Control’s custody after they were found thin and matted inside of a two-story home.

08/18/2014

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Owings Man Cited After Leaving His Dog In A Hot Truck

Officers from the Northern District have cited an Owings man for leaving his dog unattended in a hot vehicle.

07/16/2014

Howard County Animal Control

Howard County Animal Control Shelter Closed Due To Ringworm Outbreak

The Howard County Animal Control shelter will be closed until June 19 due to an outbreak of ringworm. No adoptions will occur during the shutdown.

06/05/2014

dog attack

11-Year-Old Suffers Minor Injuries After Dog Attack

A pair of pit bulls attacked an 11-year-old boy in East Baltimore but a passing policeman intervened and shot both dogs to save him.

05/19/2014

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