Maryland Zoo Euthanizes 18-Year-Old LionessThe Maryland Zoo has euthanized an aging lioness after the big cat became lethargic over the weekend and began to rapidly decline.
Maryland Zoo Euthanizes Beloved Aging Giraffe, AngelThe Maryland Zoo has euthanized a beloved, hand-raised giraffe that had been struggling with age-related medical issues for months. Officials at the Baltimore zoo say they euthanized 17-year-old Angel on Tuesday.
Goodbye Dolly: Maryland Zoo Puts Down Geriatric African Elephant The Maryland Zoo had to put down a female member of its African elephant herd. Dolly, who came to the Baltimore Zoo more than 30 years ago, was euthanized on Sunday.
Pet Adoptions Decline At Frederick County ShelterThe number of pet adoptions and rescues from Frederick County's animal shelter has been falling over the past five years, leading to an increase in animals put to death.
Md. Zoo Euthanizes Female Leopard Who Had CancerThe Maryland Zoo in Baltimore says its 20-year-old leopard named Amari has been euthanized because of her declining health from cancer.
Polar Bear At Md. Zoo EuthanizedThe Maryland Zoo says a female polar bear that arrived at the facility after being abandoned by a circus in Puerto Rico and became a visitor favorite despite being deaf has died.
Red-Tailed Hawk Euthanized After Injury At HopkinsA red-tailed hawk that was injured last year when it crashed into a library window at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore has been euthanized.