Scores of animal lovers in western Maryland are taking a wintertime dip in a state park lake to benefit a local animal shelter.
Bring a new furry member of the family home from one of Baltimore’s great pet rescue shelters.
Three Maryland roadside zoos are objecting to a bill in the General Assembly that could bar them from obtaining new big cats, bears and primates.
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo has found serious problems with its animal care and management of various creatures kept in the Cheetah Conservation Station over the past year, and the zoo’s director said Thursday that he is looking at changes to the operation amid budget cuts.
They are about to become the stars of the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore. Two lion cubs were born in the fall, and now WJZ has exclusive access to the adorable additions. We’re kicking off an exciting contest. You can help name them!
A rabies case has surfaced in an Anne Arundel County Park. An infected raccoon was found.
Make your trip to the Maryland Zoo memorable by following this guide.
A shocking and disturbing find at a rest stop ends with nearly a dozen dogs dead.
Dangerous dogs on the loose, dog attacks and animal abuse. Baltimore’s Animal Control officers–overwhelmed by a flood of recent calls. Now police vow to take action in those cases.
It’s days like those when Anne Arundel Animal Control Officer Krystal Ackerson’s previous job working at the Baltimore Zoo with exotic animals comes in handy. Ackerson, 30, said she has to adjust quickly to whatever comes her way whether it’s furry, slimy or scaly.
The heat’s not only dangerous for humans, it’s also proved deadly for some pets. Only one species is really at risk in this weather.
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.