Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter (BARCS) says it will temporarily suspend intake of dogs, due to an outbreak of respiratory infections among the shelter’s canine population.
Lauren Sanders was more of a dog person. But then the Sykesville resident took in a gray and white spotted tabby cat named Grace. Then Grace made a friend, when Sanders had a “foster fail” and ended up adopting another cat from the Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter.
By the time a woman has to turn to a shelter, she may have lost a home, job, car and her kids.
The Maryland Transit Administration (MTA) has canceled all service for Monday due to severe weather conditions from Hurricane Sandy.
The Maryland Food Bank says it’s expanding into western Maryland.
Officials at two shelters in Baltimore County have an unusual problem. Within 24 hours, 18 dogs–most of them pure and puppies– were rounded up in two different locations by concerned citizens.
A northern Virginia rescue group is housing more than dozen poodles that were left on the doorstep of a small animal shelter in Cumberland, Md.
The number of Maryland students who are homeless has more than doubled in the past five years, outpacing the increase in homeless children nationally.
Wendy Love doesn’t know where her dog Kiddo has been for more than three years. She’s just glad he’s been found.
A Maryland mission center that gives food, clothing and shelter to the needy says it’s broke.
The SPCA of Anne Arundel County says it is no longer stretched to capacity with dogs with the increase in adoptions since July.
Biggy limps, and he has been living in a shelter kennel since January. The pit bull mutt was 3 years old when his owners, expecting their firstborn child, decided it was too much to take care of Biggy too.