The General Assembly’s failure to pass legislation on dog bites has one lawmaker calling for a special session.
Maryland’s House and Senate remain at odds over a dog bite bill intended to neutralize a court ruling that pit bulls are inherently dangerous.
A dogfight is developing in the House and Senate as the compromise on a bill announced at the start of the session collapses.
Hagerstown police say an officer shot two pit bulls that bit three people after one tried to bite him.
Pit bulls: family pets or dangerous dogs? The showdown over how Maryland treats these animals and their owners continues.
The lawsuit over pit bull ownership in Maryland expands.
Pit bull owners are taking their fight to keep their dogs and their homes to federal court.
Shelters and pit bull owners say they’re now feeling the effects of a controversial ruling that labeled pit bulls as inherently dangerous.
A Harford County Sheriff’s deputy shot a pit bull after it reportedly attacked a child.
A measure that Maryland lawmakers hoped would address liability concerns relating to a court ruling on dog bites by pit bulls has died in the recent special session on gambling.
A change is in the making for all Maryland dog owners. The state Senate has given preliminary approval of a new dog bite law.
The Maryland Senate has passed a version of the bill declaring pit bulls as an “inherently dangerous” breed. The new mandate makes all dog owners liable for attacks.