Coronavirus Closings: Maryland Zoo Closes Indefinitely, Announces Temporary LayoffsStaff members including animal care and veterinary teams are still working to provide care to the some 1,500 animals and zoo infrastructure.
Your Pet Won't Give You Coronavirus, So Hug Away, Experts SayTo the best of current scientific knowledge, can you get the coronavirus called Covid-19 from your dog or cat? Or give it to them?
National Aquarium Rescue Seal Amelia Bedelia Released Into Atlantic OceanThe aquarium closed to the public amid the coronavirus pandemic, as Gov. Hogan has mandated that citizens refrain from gatherings of 250 or more people.
Female African Bird At Maryland Zoo Dies UnexpectedlyA female hamerkop has died unexpectedly, the Maryland Zoo said Tuesday.
MDSPCA, BARCS Hosting Pet Adoption Event At Glen Burnie PetSmartJoin BARCS and the Maryland SPCA at PetSmart Glen Burnie for PetSmart's National Adoption Weekend.
Frederick County Man Thomas Mackey Gets Probation For Abusing Guinea PigA Middletown man will have to undergo mental health treatment and is no longer allowed to own new animals during a probation period in an aggravated animal cruelty case.
Smelling Skunk? It's Their Mating Season In MarylandIf you're taking a big breath of fresh air when you first step outside your door in the morning, beware of Pepé Le Pew.
Benefits, Plus Some Surprising Science, About Owning A PetFor millions, having a pet brings a circle of love into our lives -- they give affection, we give it back and all of us are the better for it. And science agrees.
40 Dead Snow Geese Found Scattered Along Road In Talbot CountyThey are investigating the dumping.
These 5 Adorable Pups Can Be Adopted Now In BaltimoreInterested in adopting a pet — or just gazing at some adorable pups near you up for adoption?
First Maryland Zoo Penguin Chick Of 2019-20 Now Fully Grown, SwimmingSage was the first chick to hatch during this year's 2019-2020 breeding season.
It's A Girl! Maryland Zoo Welcomes New Baby Chimpanzee24-year-old chimpanzee Raven had her baby on December 29, 2019 and they have been spending their first week together bonding in a "quiet, off exhibit-area."
Little Girl Spreads The Gift Of Giving To Animals At The Anne Arundel Co. SPCAFor the second year in a row, Emersyn has shown her gentle heart and kindness towards the animals at the Anna Arundel County SPCA.
Adoption Fees Waived This Weekend For BARCS Annual Black Fur-idayHours will be extended from 1-6 p.m. Friday and will be open Saturday and Sunday from 11-4 p.m.
Carroll County Mayor Reveals Plan To Address Town's Power OutagesThe "trend" of outages, which some residents have said happen multiple times a day, happen despite weather conditions being clear with little wind.