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.
Maryland State Fair Officially Ends Saturday EveningThe Maryland State Fair officially ends Saturday. It was extended for a few days for the Affair After the Fair.
'Trucks For Tots' Set To Return This Fall At Maryland ZooTrucks for Tots is scheduled to return this October at the Maryland Zoo and this year all vehicles will be electric.
Animal Control Confirms Three Zebras On The Loose In Prince Georges CountyThere are three zebras on the loose in Prince Georges County according to animal control.
Woman Rescued After Copperhead Snake Bite On Trail In Loch Raven ReservoirA woman was rescued Tuesday after a copperhead snake bit her, thanks to advanced 911 technology that revealed her latitude and longitude on the Merryman's Trail in Loch Raven Reservoir, the Providence Volunteer Fire Company said.
Pet Rescues Get Ready To Clear The SheltersAt least two area animal shelters will waive or reduce pet adoption fees next week as part of Clear the Shelters, a nationwide pet adoption event.
Baltimore County Animal Shelter Waives Adoption Fees To Clear SpaceBaltimore County's animal shelter is waiving adoption fees to help clear room in the shelter, which officials said Friday is at capacity.
National Aquarium Releases Rehabilitated Seal Back Into OceanRehabilitators from the National Aquarium on Wednesday released a juvenile grey seal back into the ocean.
Maryland Zoo Making Virtual Visits To Help Out Children’s Hospital PatientsThe Herman and Walter Samuelson Children's Hospital at Sinai have long been welcoming animals from the Maryland zoo to cheer up patients.
Bottlenose Dolphins Spotted In Choptank RiverThe Maryland Department of Natural Resources shared that they spotted a few bottlenose dolphins south of Cambridge on Monday!