Animal Welfare Society Board Members Charged With 50 Counts Of Animal Cruelty In ColumbiaTwo board members who oversaw operations at the non-profit Animal Welfare Society in Columbia have each been charged with 50 counts of animal cruelty after 165 animals were found to be living in poor conditions in May.
Teens Charged After Taunting Deer With Broken Legs, Posting Video To SnapchatA 19-year-old woman and a 16-year-old girl were charged after they taunted a deer with broken legs and posted the video to Snapchat. 
First Dog Reunites With Family After 27 Dogs Rescued From Alleged Illegal Dog Breeding OperationJames is the first of 27 dogs rescued from horrific and abusive conditions to go back home.
Man Charged With Animal Cruelty, Dog Fighting After Posting Videos Training His Pit Bull To Attack PuppyAnne Arundel County police arrested a man in possible animal cruelty and dog-fighting activity in Severn on April 9. 
'I Hope They Get The Maximum Penalty For That,' Local Residents React To Animal Cruelty Case In HampsteadIt started with an anonymous tip. A local resident told Animal Control that there were several dogs inside of a home in Hampstead off of Black Rock Road.
More Than 2 Dozen Dogs Rescued From Abusive Home 'Doing Well'Twenty seven dogs rescued in an animal cruelty case in Hampstead are doing well, according to The Humane Society of Carroll County.
Carroll County Couple Arrested For Animal Cruelty, 11 Dogs Found Dead Inside ResidenceA Carroll County couple has been arrested for animal cruelty after Animal Control found 11 deceased dogs at a residence on April 5.
Maryland Horse Farm Owner Convicted Of Animal CrueltyA 75-year-old woman who owns a horse farm on Maryland’s Eastern Shore has been convicted of more than 30 misdemeanor counts of animal cruelty.
Pit Bull Found Dead Under Trash Bag In AnnapolisAnne Arundel County Police are investigating an animal cruelty case after a dog was found dead in Annapolis.
Maryland Senator Working On Bill To Help Seized AnimalsA Republican senator in Maryland who wants owners to pay for the care of animals seized in cruelty cases says his bill needs more work before it can pass.
Injured Cat 'Miso' Recovering As Police Investigate Animal Cruelty Of 2 CatsThe cat that barely survived was found last week, along with a plastic bag inside a dumpster at the Travel Plaza near O'Donnell Street.
Police Investigating Animal Cruelty After 2 Cats Found At Travel Plaza, 1 DiedPolice are investigating an animal cruelty case after two cats, one dead, were were found trapped in a plastic crate,
Animal Cruelty Investigation After Cattle Found 'Extremely Emaciated And Dehydrated'An animal cruelty investigation is underway in Frederick County after authorities say they found cattle that were "extremely emaciated and dehydrated."
Puppy Mill Trial Delayed As Key Witness Is InvestigatedThe trial of 69-year-old Susan Murphy was set to start this week. She was charged with animal cruelty following the 2016 raid of a suspected puppy mill in Eden.
Woman Charged With Animal Cruelty For Keeping 125 Cats, 3 Rabbits In 2 HousesA Maryland woman has been charged with more than 100 counts of animal cruelty after authorities say they found 128 animals living in unsanitary conditions.