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9 Dead Dogs Found In Vacant Western Md. Home

Authorities are looking for the former occupants of a vacant home near Cumberland where nine dead dogs were found.

08/15/2014

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Animal Control Rescues Nearly Three Dozen Cats From Baltimore Shelter

Baltimore City Animal Control rescued nearly three dozen cats from a local animal shelter.

04/24/2014

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Activists Rally For Reform At Baltimore County Animal Shelter

Outrage, anger and allegations. A group of activists claims animals are living in deplorable conditions at Baltimore County’s animal shelter. Right now they are rallying, demanding change.

04/07/2014

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New Rescue Finds Homes For Animals

Lauren Sanders was more of a dog person. But then the Sykesville resident took in a gray and white spotted tabby cat named Grace. Then Grace made a friend, when Sanders had a “foster fail” and ended up adopting another cat from the Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter.

02/24/2013

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Pit Bull Panel To Take Closer Look At ‘Inherently Dangerous’ Breed Ruling

The fate of pit bulls in Maryland could be decided Tuesday. New laws may be proposed, in reaction to a court ruling that expanded who’s liable in dog attacks.

06/25/2012

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18 Abandoned Purebred Dogs Recovering In Baltimore County Animal Shelters

Officials at two shelters in Baltimore County have an unusual problem. Within 24 hours, 18 dogs–most of them pure and puppies– were rounded up in two different locations by concerned citizens.

03/27/2012

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Cumberland Man In Dog Duct-Taping Case Gets Shelter Work

A Cumberland man convicted of abusing a dog by wrapping duct tape around its muzzle has been sentenced to work in an animal shelter.

01/30/2012

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Police Find 40 Dead Animals In Columbia Home

Howard County Animal Control is investigating a case where 40 dead pets were found in a Columbia home Monday. No charges have been filed as police continue to search for the owner.

01/17/2012

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Volunteers In Md. Help Find Homes For Bulldogs

Houdini the bulldog was abandoned by the side of a Virginia road and run over by a car, but like his namesake, he managed an unlikely escape.

01/12/2012

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Man Honored For No-Kill Animal Shelter Work

A Cumberland man is being honored for helping turn the Allegany County Animal Shelter into a no-kill facility.

12/29/2011

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2 Pigs Living Near Md. Office Almost Ready For Adoption

Anne Arundel County Animal Control has some unique visitors to its shelter: two potbelly pigs.

09/29/2011

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Infected Western Md. Animal Shelter Reopening

Allegany County officials say they’re preparing to reopen the county’s animal shelter two months after a disease-related shutdown.

08/16/2011

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