Animal Welfare

Police Find Drugs, Guns & Abused Animals Inside West Baltimore HomeCity police find drugs, guns and abused animals inside a West Baltimore home.
BARCStoberfest Proceeds Help Shelter Homeless AnimalsSaturday runners and walkers hit Patterson Park along with their four-legged friends.
Md. Man Charged With 134 Counts Of Animal Cruelty A 21-year-old Anne Arundel County man is now being charged with more than 100 counts of animal cruelty after numerous animals, including a “honey bear” and chinchilla, were removed from his home last month.
40 Animals Removed From Pasadena Home, Including 'Honey Bear,' Pig & GeeseDozens of animals, including many exotic pets, were seized from a home in Anne Arundel County. Now the person living at that home is speaking to WJZ.
Zoo Fights For License; Accused Of Taking Tourists Too Close To Tiger Cages A zoo near Cumberland is fighting a 45-day suspension ordered by the U.S. Agriculture Department for repeated violations of the Animal Welfare Act from 2006 to 2010.
Md. Woman Blames Husband For 40 Dead PetsA Columbia woman on trial for animal cruelty contends her husband was responsible for the 40 dead animals found in her townhouse in January.
Advocates Say Pit Bull's Death Led To Animal Welfare ProtectionsBaltimore brothers are cleared of killing a pit bull. But animal rights activists say the dog did not die in vain.
Woman Indicted On Animal Cruelty ChargesA Columbia woman has been indicted on 69 counts of animal cruelty charges after 40 dead animals were found in a townhouse in January.
63 Neglected Horses Seized From Canterbury Farm To Return To OwnerNearly a year after Animal Control officials executed the largest seizure of neglected horses in Maryland history, some of the 133 horses taken are now on their way back to their owner.
40 Animals Found Dead In Columbia Home, 4 Survivors Up For AdoptionIt was a horrific case of animal abuse. More than 40 animals were found dead in one home.
Police Find 40 Dead Animals In Columbia HomeHoward 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.
2 Charged With Abandoning DogsTwo Frederick residents have been charged with abandoning eight dogs in Ijamsville.