The Aberdeen Police Department got some unusual phone calls Wednesday when residents reported seeing a large tortoise.
A Maryland man has been charged with shooting his neighbor’s dog.
National figures show that of the 6-8 million animals that find their way to a shelter, only about half get adopted. Shelters are always looking for ways to get more animals into permanent homes.
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PetSmart Inc. says it’s closing a distribution center in Hagerstown that employs more than 50 people.
An 81-year-old great-grandmother is placed behind bars for a minor pet violation committed nearly a year ago. The Harford County woman says she tried paying thousands of dollars in fines but couldn’t afford them.
The 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.
Worcester County health officials say a family dog in Snow Hill has tested positive for rabies.
Saturday runners and walkers hit Patterson Park along with their four-legged friends.
With more than 100 big fireworks shows scheduled in Maryland during the next few days, pet owners know this can be a challenging time.
Natural resources officials are calling for only pet turtles to be used in derbies that are an Independence Day tradition in some Maryland communities.
A Maryland couple is being reunited with their lost pet with help from Copiah County residents.