A former Baltimore City police officer is sentenced to one year behind bars for animal cruelty.
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.
Attorneys for a Baltimore police officer accused of slitting a dog’s throat after it bit a pregnant woman have asked prosecutors to reconsider pursuing the case.
Animal cruelty charges so heinous they carry jail time. Now the attorney for a Baltimore City police officer accused of killing a shar pei is asking a judge to drop those charges.
An Allegany County man faces multiple animal-cruelty charges after nine dead dogs were found inside a vacant home near Cumberland.
Two officers now face felony animal cruelty charges that carry jail time for their role in the killing of a Shar Pei named Nala.
The case of Nala, the Shar Pei whose throat was slit, has gotten worldwide attention.
The parent company of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus says it has received a nearly $16 million settlement from the Humane Society of the United States and other animal-rights groups that filed a frivolous lawsuit against them.
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.
A shocking and disturbing find at a rest stop ends with nearly a dozen dogs dead.
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.
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.