animal control

Alligator Surprises Montgomery County Homeowner in Koi PondA Montgomery County resident got an unexpected visitor in his backyard Friday.
Police: Dogs Left in Cage on Side of the Road in Md.Anne Arundel County Animal Control officers are investigating after two dogs and two puppies were left in a crate on the side of the road in Annapolis.
Va. Neighborhood on Alert After Reported Dog PoisoningsDog owners in Arlington are on alert after at least two dogs fell ill after eating meat off the street possibly containing poison.
Md. Police Find 1 Dead, 5 Abandoned Dogs in the WoodsPolice are looking for the owner of five dogs found abandoned, and one found dead, in Pasadena.
Baltimore Officials Seize Horses From Traditional VendorsBaltimore 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.
Md. School Catches Feral Cat That Forced Closure Last WeekA 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.
Rabid Bat Found in Md. Apartment Complex Health officials say a rabid bat has been found in an apartment complex in Glen Burnie.
Hampton Officer Kills Dog Following AttacksA Hampton police officer killed a dog and animal control officers captured another one after the canines attacked several people.
8 Animals Found Dead After Possible Ritualistic Killing in Rock Creek ParkU.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.
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.
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.
Bull Possibly on the Loose in Fairfax CountyA bull may be on the loose in Fairfax County, police say.