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.
Hagerstown police say an officer shot two pit bulls that bit three people after one tried to bite him.
Every year, tens of thousands of stray animals have to be put to death because not enough people take them into their homes.
Choose your favorite presidential pet.
Showdown over pit bulls. Owners are fighting a court ruling that has many choosing between their dogs and their homes.
A dog attacks a woman outside a popular farmers’ market.
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.
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.
A dog is discovered clinging to life inside a Baltimore City trash can.
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.
Katrina Harris, a 6-year-old from Walkersville, plays in the shade at the dog park in downtown Frederick with her dog, Keiron.