Animal rights activists share a passion and aren’t afraid of letting the rest of the world know where they stand.
The National Zoo in Washington says it’s reopening after a gas leak in an administrative building prompted a brief closure.
Officers from the Northern District have cited an Owings man for leaving his dog unattended in a hot vehicle.
It’s a shocking case of animal cruelty at the hands of a Baltimore City police officer. Officials with the department say the officer assigned as an EMS responder slit the throat of a missing 7-year-old shar pei.
The Howard County Animal Control shelter will be closed until June 19 due to an outbreak of ringworm. No adoptions will occur during the shutdown.
Calling for change. Protesters demand answers from county leaders about what they call “deplorable” conditions at the Baltimore County Animal Shelter—but shelter officials say the allegations aren’t true.
Both houses of the Maryland General Assembly have passed bills to stiffen requirements for roadside zoos without requiring them to be accredited or meet certain safety and animal-care standards.
Baltimore City Police Officer Charged With Beating And Choking Girlfriend’s 7-Month-Old Puppy To Death
A shocking case of animal cruelty out of Montgomery County, where a Baltimore City cop is accused of choking his girlfriend’s dog to death.
The number of pet adoptions and rescues from Frederick County’s animal shelter has been falling over the past five years, leading to an increase in animals put to death.
A U.S. military medical school in Bethesda says it no longer uses live animals in its training programs, starting with this school year.
The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore is staying open late for an event called “After Hours with the Animals.”
A reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of whoever shot a cat.