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Va. Neighborhood on Alert After Reported Dog Poisonings

Dog owners in Arlington are on alert after at least two dogs fell ill after eating meat off the street possibly containing poison.

01/20/2015

5 Pit Bulls found abandoned, neglected in the woods in Pasadena. Another was found dead. (Credit: Anne Arundel County Police Dept.)

Md. Police Find 1 Dead, 5 Abandoned Dogs in the Woods

Police are looking for the owner of five dogs found abandoned, and one found dead, in Pasadena.

01/17/2015

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Baltimore Officials Seize Horses From Traditional Vendors

Baltimore health officials have taken custody of 14 horses owned by traditional vendors who sell fruit from horse-drawn carriages and sent them to a rescue farm, citing poor stable conditions.

01/14/2015

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Md. School Catches Feral Cat That Forced Closure Last Week

A feral cat that caused class to be cancelled at a Maryland elementary school Friday has been captured and is now in custody of animal control officials.

09/02/2014

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Rabid Bat Found in Md. Apartment Complex

Health officials say a rabid bat has been found in an apartment complex in Glen Burnie.

06/24/2014

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Hampton Officer Kills Dog Following Attacks

A Hampton police officer killed a dog and animal control officers captured another one after the canines attacked several people.

03/31/2014

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8 Animals Found Dead After Possible Ritualistic Killing in Rock Creek Park

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.

03/26/2014

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Police: Dog Bites Off Part of Boy’s Nose in Md.

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.

10/28/2013

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Maryland Woman Charged With Leaving Dog Inside Car

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.

07/22/2013

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Bull Possibly on the Loose in Fairfax County

A bull may be on the loose in Fairfax County, police say.

07/11/2013

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