Jen Swanson will take the helm as the new executive director of the Harford County Humane Society Aug. 3, the organization's board of directors announced.
Amber Heard, wife of Johnny Depp, has been charged with dog smuggling in Australia after the couple brought their two Yorkies into the country via private jet.
A satellite location of the Humane Society of Harford County called Rescue Me! located in Harford Mall will be closed as of Tuesday after two years of operation -- and nearly 500 cat and kitten adoptions.
A service dog threw himself in front of a mini school bus to try to protect his blind owner and stayed by her side as emergency responders tended to the injured pair, authorities said.
Four local animal shelters will hold a joint cat and kitten adoption event on Saturday in Towson and adoption fees will be waived.
Woman says dog left in drying cage at Petco died of heat stroke. May 31, 2015. (WTVR Richmond)
Q: We’ll be moving soon. We love the animal hospital where we’ve taken our pets for many years. Do you have any tips for choosing a new vet?
Families, single people and couples open their homes to adorable balls of fur, ready to care for them and train them. They know that in a year's time those puppies will be grown, well-behaved dogs almost ready to begin new lives as service dogs for sight-impaired owners.
Thinking about adopting a pet at the Baltimore County animal shelter? If you do it on Memorial Day, it will cost you half as much as usual.
A quick peek at the photo shoot for the 2016 Orioles' pet calendar, benefiting BARCS. (Barbara Haddock Taylor/Baltimore Sun)