A Hampton police officer killed a dog and animal control officers captured another one after the canines attacked several people.
U.S. Park Police say several birds and a goat have been found with their throats cut in Rock Creek Park in what may have been a ritualistic killing.
Anne Arundel County authorities say a 3-year-old Glen Burnie boy has been hospitalized after a neighbor’s dog bit off part of his nose.
A Harford County woman has been charged with animal cruelty after authorities say she left her dog in an overheated car while she went shopping.
A bull may be on the loose in Fairfax County, police say.
A small black bear that ran for more than an hour through yards in the northwest part of the district has been captured and will be returned to the wild.
Anne Arundel County police say animal control officers have removed 4 horses, 5 ponies and 3 goats from a property in Severn because of neglect.
Animal Control officials in Ann Arundel County have a message for rat owners: Please spay or neuter your rodents, like pet mice, hamsters and gerbils.