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Police: 5 Arrested, More Than 2 Dozen Dogs Seized In West Baltimore Dog Fighting Bust

A major dog fighting ring is busted in Baltimore City. More than two dozen dogs have been seized by Animal Control. Investigators say the animals were forced to fight.

11/19/2013

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Nearly 20 Dogs Found In Cramped Truck At Md. Rest Stop, A Dozen Dead

A shocking and disturbing find at a rest stop ends with nearly a dozen dogs dead.

09/05/2013

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Former Officer Orders Pit Bull To Attack Dog, Assaults Owner

A former police officer charged with unthinkable animal cruelty. The Anne Arundel County ex-cop is accused of ordering his pit bull to attack another dog. Police say he did it because he wanted to videotape a dog fight.

08/22/2013

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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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Pasadena Man Gets Probation On Animal Cruelty Charges

A Pasadena man whose home held more than 40 domestic and wild animal he said he was trying to rescue and find home for has been sentenced to probation.

07/18/2013

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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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Woman Arrested After Leaving Dogs In Hot Car For Nearly 20 Hours

Another upsetting case of animal cruelty. This time, Baltimore police arrest a woman after she leaves her two dogs in a hot car–and one dies.

06/03/2013

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Baltimore Man Pleads Guilty To Beating Cat, Placing It In A Dumpster

A Baltimore man has pleaded guilty to beating a cat with a metal pole and placing it in a dumpster.

05/24/2013

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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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Dogs Kill 9 Goats, 12 Rabbits Near Frederick

Dangerous dogs–terrorizing parts of Central Maryland. Frederick County farmers say a pair of dogs on the loose has killed dozens of their animals.

04/03/2013

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