Meet Joel The New Sitatunga Calf At The Maryland ZooThe Maryland Zoo welcomed a male sitatunga calf to its herd on September 29.
Small Dog Stabbed, Held In Fire In Baltimore CountyAnother brutal case of animal cruelty in Baltimore County.
Familiar Face Pours Her Passion For Animals Onto The PageAnimal rights activists share a passion and aren't afraid of letting the rest of the world know where they stand.
Gas Leak Prompts Brief Closure Of National ZooThe National Zoo in Washington says it's reopening after a gas leak in an administrative building prompted a brief closure.
Owings Man Cited After Leaving His Dog In A Hot Truck Officers from the Northern District have cited an Owings man for leaving his dog unattended in a hot vehicle.
City Police Officer Accused Of Slitting The Throat Of DogIt's a shocking case of animal cruelty at the hands of a Baltimore City police officer. Officials with the department say the officer assigned as an EMS responder slit the throat of a missing 7-year-old shar pei.
Howard County Animal Control Shelter Closed Due To Ringworm OutbreakThe Howard County Animal Control shelter will be closed until June 19 due to an outbreak of ringworm. No adoptions will occur during the shutdown.
Advocates Resume Protests At Baltimore County Animal ShelterCalling for change. Protesters demand answers from county leaders about what they call "deplorable" conditions at the Baltimore County Animal Shelter---but shelter officials say the allegations aren't true.
Md. Roadside Zoo Bills Pass In Weakened FormBoth houses of the Maryland General Assembly have passed bills to stiffen requirements for roadside zoos without requiring them to be accredited or meet certain safety and animal-care standards.
Baltimore City Police Officer Charged With Beating And Choking Girlfriend's 7-Month-Old Puppy To DeathA shocking case of animal cruelty out of Montgomery County, where a Baltimore City cop is accused of choking his girlfriend's dog to death.
Pet Adoptions Decline At Frederick County ShelterThe 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.
Military Med School In Md. Ends Use Of Animals A U.S. military medical school in Bethesda says it no longer uses live animals in its training programs, starting with this school year.
Maryland Zoo Stays Open Late For 'After Hours With The Animals'The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore is staying open late for an event called "After Hours with the Animals."
$5,000 Reward Being Offered In Animal Abuse CaseA reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of whoever shot a cat.
Maryland Zoo Holds 'After Hours With The Animals' For Half Price The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore is staying open late for an event called "After Hours with the Animals."