Dog

thor stolen puppy

Thieves Ransack Timonium Home, Steal Couple’s Deaf Pit Bull Puppy

An urgent plea from a Baltimore County couple. Their puppy is missing after their home was robbed. But this is no ordinary puppy. He’s deaf, raising fears he may be abandoned.

03/19/2014

Mary Magdalene Root

81-Year-Old Great-Grandmother Jailed For 2 Days For Pet Violation

An 81-year-old great-grandmother is placed behind bars for a minor pet violation committed nearly a year ago. The Harford County woman says she tried paying thousands of dollars in fines but couldn’t afford them.

03/14/2014

alec taylor

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.

03/05/2014

pitbull

Md. Senate Passes Dog Bite Liability Bill

The Maryland Senate has approved a measure that would hold dog owners liable for bites, but give owners a chance to rebut a presumption of liability in court.

02/28/2014

dog fighting

ASPCA Schools Baltimore Police On Signs A Dog Is Being Raised To Fight

It’s brutality that stretches from the Dark Ages to modern Baltimore–the vicious business of dog fighting. It’s a crime in Maryland.

02/26/2014

pit bull rally

Dog Bite Bill Aims For Liability Compromise

Thousands of pet owners anxiously await the outcome of bills that would nullify a controversial court ruling that pit bulls are inherently dangerous.

02/06/2014

Vern

Proper Training In Question After Rookie Cop Fatally Shot Glen Burnie Family’s Dog

Since WJZ brought you the story of an officer shooting and killing a family’s dog in Anne Arundel County, we’ve received an outpouring of responses demanding answers. We’re staying on the investigation and looking into whether anyone can prevent this from happening.

02/04/2014

Vern

Anne Arundel County Officer Shoots & Kills Dog

In Anne Arundel County, a burglary investigation took a tragic turn when an officer shot and killed a beloved family dog. Now that family is calling for justice.

02/03/2014

pit bull rally

Pit Bull Owners Push For No ‘Breed Specific Legislation’ From General Assembly This Session

The General Assembly will make another attempt to take the bite out of a court ruling that declared pit bulls inherently dangerous.

01/17/2014

cold

Md. Family’s Dog Survives More Than A Week In Maine Elements

A Maryland family’s dog that went missing on a holiday trip to Maine has been found after surviving more than a week of sub-zero temperatures and severe winter storms.

01/09/2014

spay, neuter

Maryland SPCA Takes A Bite Out Of Pet Overpopulation With Spay & Neuter Clinic

A major milestone is being marked in Baltimore, and it centers on the area’s cats and dogs.

01/02/2014

police lights

Washington County Man Charged With Burning Dog That Later Died

A Hagerstown man faces animal cruelty charges in the fatal burning of a Chihuahua.

12/11/2013

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 3,250 other followers