Great Whites May Have Doomed The Biggest Shark That Ever Lived, Fossil Teeth RevealThe two shark species, which once coexisted, likely hunted some of the same prey. This competition could potentially have been one reason why the 65-foot-long (20-meter-long) megalodon went extinct.
Chesapeake's Crab Population At Lowest Since 1990, Survey FindsWhile the survey’s juvenile crab estimate rose to 101 million from 86 million last year, officials noted that the number is below average for the third year.
Dog Adoption Fees Waived At Anne Arundel County Animal ShelterThe free adoption includes a spay or neuter surgery, distemper and rabies vaccinations, deworming and a microchip.
Rare Snowy Owl Soars Over DC, Thrills CrowdsFar from its summer breeding grounds in Canada, the snowy owl was first seen on Jan. 3, the day a winter storm dumped eight inches of snow on the city.
Meet Funzo, The Local Turtle Who Was Cyberbullied On His BirthdayFor each negative comment Funzo got - and there are a lot - a few diehard fans were born.
Bel Air Police Department Finds Donkeys On Side Of The RoadOfficer Walsh's night shift was disrupted on Tuesday when he came across two donkeys roaming on the side of the road.
Maryland Natural Resources Police Rescues Injured Bald EagleMaryland Natural Resources Police shared that they helped to rescue an injured bald eagle over the weekend.
Jimmie, Possibly The Oldest Living Male Giraffe In The World, In 'Hospice Care' At Plumpton Park ZooThis 3,000 pound animal has earned the love of many over his 26 years of life, 25 of them right here at the zoo in Cecil County.
BARCS Seeking Blanket Donations For Cats & DogsBARCS Animal Shelter is asking for the public to help their rescued animals by donating new blankets and comforters.
Just Puppies Agrees To Ban, $100K In Fines After Allegedly Selling Dogs From Puppy Mills, AG Frosh SaysJust Puppies, a retail pet store with locations in Towson and Rockville, agreed to a settlement prohibiting the company from selling dogs in Maryland following allegations the business sourced animals from puppy mills, Attorney General Brian Frosh announced on Friday.
Escaped Zebra Found Dead In Prince George's CountyOne of the three escaped zebras in Prince George's County was found dead this week, officials said Thursday.
BARCS To Close Intake Of New Cats Due To Feline Panleukopenia Outbreak, Effective ImmediatelyThe closure is effective immediately and will remain in place for at least two weeks when the situation will be reevaluated.
Black Bear Activity Expected To Increase In Maryland, Officials Remind Residents To Take PrecautionsThe Maryland Department of Natural Resources said the state's black bears are concentrated in Allegany, Frederick, Garrett, and Washington counties.
Maryland Zoo Reopens Oldest Section Of Facility As Walking PathThe zoo closed the Main Valley in 2004, and the antiquated area became a service drive for employees.
Friendship Wine And Liquor's Craft Beer Festival Raises Money For Good CauseOfficials announced that proceeds from the Friendship Wine and Liquors 10th Annual Craft Beer Festival will be given to Harford-based Kennel to Couch Pit Bull Rescue.