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.
A Maryland man has been charged with shooting his neighbor’s dog.
Anne Arundel police have arrested a 17-year-old who they say carjacked another teen at gunpoint after he was forced to leave a nearby high school.
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.