Animals

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Heat Wave Proves Deadly For House Pets, Especially Dogs

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.

07/18/2013

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Pasadena Man Gets Probation On Animal Cruelty Charges

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.

07/18/2013

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2 Cats & A Fox Test Positive For Rabies In Baltimore City

A rabies warning, as rabid animals found in three Baltimore City neighborhoods. And this time, it isn’t just wild animals being infected.

06/28/2013

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O’s Hold Annual Pet Calendar Photo Shoot, Torrey Smith Goes ‘Bowling For BARCS’

Going to bat for a good cause. That’s what some of Baltimore’s Orioles are doing for a local animal shelter.

05/30/2013

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Headed Upstream: Hundreds Of Fish From Washington National Aquarium Could Soon Be Coming To Baltimore

Headed to new waters. Sea life in Washington D.C. may soon be headed to Charm City.

05/10/2013

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New Animals From D.C. Coming To National Aquarium In Baltimore

The National Aquarium in Baltimore is preparing to welcome some new arrivals.

05/09/2013

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Plan Being ‘Hatched’ To Save Endangered Sea Turtles

The urgent push to save endangered sea turtles comes to Baltimore.

02/06/2013

Dawg Grog

Find out about a healthy, nutritional liquid treat for your best friend.

01/08/2013

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2 New Animals Debut At Maryland Zoo

The Maryland Zoo welcomes two new additions to the family. Kesi the giraffe made her big debut Friday, along with–but very far away from–the African lioness Badu.

12/03/2012

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Area Churches Hold Animal Blessing

Churches around Washington were welcoming cats, dogs, goldfish and other household pets for a special blessing.

10/08/2012

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Steps Taken To Keep Maryland Fair Free Of Swine Flu

Organizers of the 150th Great Frederick Fair are taking steps to ensure the event is free of the swine flu after the illness was detected in animals at other state fairs.

08/30/2012

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Thurmont Zoo Fined For Enclosure Violations

The U.S. Agriculture Department says a zoo near Thurmont has agreed to pay $12,000 to settle allegations of numerous violations from 2007 to 2011.

08/02/2012

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