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Incarcerated Veterans Train Dogs For Other Vets

Hazard Wilson’s new cellmate is a hairy bundle of energy whose playful zeal can’t be contained by steel doors: a five-month-old golden retriever. Yardley is one of three canines assigned since September to inmates at a maximum-security prison in western Maryland for training as service dogs for disabled military veterans.

01/04/2013

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Officer Shoots Pit Bulls After 3 People Bitten

Hagerstown police say an officer shot two pit bulls that bit three people after one tried to bite him.

12/03/2012

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Maryland SPCA Needs Forever Homes For Adult Dogs

Every year, tens of thousands of stray animals have to be put to death because not enough people take them into their homes.

10/23/2012

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Pick-A-Side: Which Is Your Favorite Presidential Pet?

Choose your favorite presidential pet.

09/22/2012

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Landlords Held Responsible For Pit Bull Injuries; Tenants Face Eviction & Legal Battle

Showdown over pit bulls. Owners are fighting a court ruling that has many choosing between their dogs and their homes.

09/17/2012

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Dog Attacks Woman At Waverly Farmers’ Market

A dog attacks a woman outside a popular farmers’ market.

08/27/2012

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Md. Court Of Appeals Affirms Pit Bull Liability Ruling With 1 Amendment For Mix Breeds

The Maryland Court of Appeals has affirmed its decision to make pit bull owners and landlords liable for attacks. Though the court did make one amendment.

08/21/2012

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Pick-A-Side: Which Is The Cutest Puppy?

08/20/2012

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Pit Bull Bill Planned For Md. Special Session

A Maryland lawmaker says he expects a bill addressing a court ruling that defines pit bulls as “inherently dangerous” will be introduced in this month’s special session.

08/03/2012

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Emaciated Dog Discovered In Baltimore Trash Can

A dog is discovered clinging to life inside a Baltimore City trash can.

07/12/2012

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Couple Sues Police, Town Over Pit Bull Shooting

An Elkton couple has sued the town, the police department and the Cecil County SPCA for $5 million in the shooting death of their pit bull.

06/26/2012

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Businesses See Perks & Risks To Being Pet-Friendly

Katrina Harris, a 6-year-old from Walkersville, plays in the shade at the dog park in downtown Frederick with her dog, Keiron.

06/19/2012

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