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.
National Aquarium Caring For 30 Cold-Stunned Sea TurtlesThe National Aquarium is caring for 30 cold-stunned sea turtles.
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.
Jimmie, Reportedly The Oldest Living Male Giraffe, Dies In Hospice At Plumpton Park ZooThe zoo said Jimmie's team of veterinarians all concluded it was time to end the giraffe's increasing discomfort. He was humanely euthanized Thursday morning.
BARCS Announces 2022 Pets Calendar Photo ContestA post from the BARCS Official Photo Contest Entry Form page suggests that seasonal specific pet photos have a greater chance of winning the contest.
Now Is The Perfect Time To Adopt A PetThe Humane Society of Harford County is overflowing with wet noses and wagging tails.
Maryland Natural Resources Police Rescues Injured Bald EagleMaryland Natural Resources Police shared that they helped to rescue an injured bald eagle over the weekend.
Rabid Coyote Attacked Man & Dog In Baltimore County, Health Officials SayA coyote that attacked a person and their dog on a Baltimore County hiking trail Wednesday tested positive for rabies, officials confirmed Monday.
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.
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.
Baltimore-Based Researchers Uncover Genetic Blueprint Of Blue Crabs Via Genome SequencingGenome sequencing isn't simple or easy. The center said the sequencing needed a special computer running night and day for over six months.
Maryland Zoo Says Goodbye To The Polar Bears, Neva & Amelia GrayThe zoo said the bear's schedule at the Polar Bear Watch will be sporadic as they prepare for the big move.
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.