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45 Days Home Detention In Western Md. Animal Cruelty Case

A Cumberland man has been given 45 days of home confinement for letting nine dogs starve to death in an empty house.

03/31/2015

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Park Service Wants Dogs To Chase Geese Off National Mall

The National Park Service wants to begin using border collies to chase away Canadian geese that frequent the Lincoln Memorial reflecting pool and other spots on the National Mall.

03/24/2015

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It’s National Puppy Day!

Send in pictures of your pets to WJZ using the hashtag #NationalPuppyDay

03/23/2015

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Authorities: 4 Dogs In Cage Abandoned On Annapolis Road

Abandoned on the side of the road. Police in Anne Arundel County are trying to figure out who would leave four puppies alone in an Annapolis neighborhood.

02/09/2015

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Md. County To Consider Ban On Sales Of Cats, Dogs From Breeders

Lawmakers in Montgomery County are considering banning pet stores from selling dogs or cats supplied by commercial breeders.

01/27/2015

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Dogs Rescued From Korean Meat Farm Get New Lease On Life

Nearly two dozen dogs rescued from a meat farm in South Korea are one step closer to getting real homes. The Humane Society helped bring the dogs to the D.C. area.

01/09/2015

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Md. Man Convicted In Deaths Of Nine Dogs

A Cumberland man faces the prospect of more than a year in jail for leaving nine dogs to die in an empty house. Three others survived.

12/10/2014

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6 Tips For Owning A Dog In Urban Areas

These 6 tips will benefit any dog owner living in the big city! These do’s and don’ts are important to consider for any dog lover.

09/23/2014

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6 Must-Read Books For Dog Lovers

These books are perfect for anyone who has fallen in love with man’s best friend.

09/12/2014

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9 Dead Dogs Found In Vacant Western Md. Home

Authorities are looking for the former occupants of a vacant home near Cumberland where nine dead dogs were found.

08/15/2014

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Bringing Home Military War Dogs A Priority For Nonprofit Group

An effort is underway to bring home some of the most dedicated heroes in the U.S. military.

07/24/2014

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K-9s Specially Trained To Sniff Out Bombs Hidden On A Moving Target

Fine-tuning an already fine sense of smell. That’s what Maryland State Police have done with a new group of K-9s.

07/11/2014

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