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.
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.
A disturbing case of animal abuse. Anne Arundel County police charged a teen with stabbing the family puppy to death.
Officers in Linthicum had a disturbing case of animal cruelty to deal with Tuesday.