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2 Dogs Found In Trash Can

The Washington Humane Society says two dogs were found in a trash can in southeast Washington, one of them dead and the other seriously injured.

11/28/2012

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20 Dogs Recovered From Property In Willards

More than 20 small dogs found living in poor conditions on a property in Wicomico County are being put up for adoption.

06/08/2012

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Best Places To Adopt Puppies And Kittens In Baltimore

When you’re picking the newest four-legged member of your family, first check with these awesome area shelters and save a puppy, kitten or rescued pet who needs a home like yours. These Baltimore organizations know pets and pet rescue, and are specially trained to help you find the right fur-baby fit.

05/11/2012

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Md. Court Labels Pit Bulls A Dangerous Breed, Pitting Advocates Against Critics

Maryland’s highest court labels pit bulls dangerous. The ruling sparks a heated debate pitting people trying to protect animals and children against each other.

05/01/2012

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17 Rescued Harford County Animals Were Living With Dead Dog And Cat

Animal hoarding in Harford County. More than a dozen cats and a dog were rescued from a home there.

03/22/2012

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Police Find 40 Dead Animals In Columbia Home

Howard County Animal Control is investigating a case where 40 dead pets were found in a Columbia home Monday. No charges have been filed as police continue to search for the owner.

01/17/2012

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Hundreds Plan To Take Plunge In Williamsport, Md.

Cold water is no deterrent to several hundred people preparing to plunge into the Potomac River for charity.

01/01/2012

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Washington Co. Humane Society Offering Vouchers

The Humane Society of Washington County is offering vouchers to residents on public assistance.

10/06/2011

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Parvovirus Prompts Md. Shelter To Stop Taking Dogs

The Humane Society of Washington County says it is not accepting dogs until further notice after five puppies taken to the shelter tested positive for the potentially fatal parvovirus.

09/27/2011

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Humane Society President Promoting Book In Md.

It’s the nation’s largest animal protection organization, and Tuesday the president of the Humane Society of the United States is visiting Baltimore.

05/31/2011

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Humane Society Seizes Dog In Md. Sheep Attack

A bloodbath. That’s how it looked to the owners of a flock of sheep, mauled and killed by two pit bulls in western Maryland.

05/16/2011

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More Neglected Horses Seized From Canterbury Farm

It was a massive seizure of horses from an Eastern Shore farm. More than 130 animals are involved, and authorities are saying most are suffering from some form of neglect.

04/29/2011

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