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  • Stolen puppy returned to Columbia pet store

    Stolen puppy returned to Columbia pet store

    Update (July 31, 5:17 p.m.): This story has been updated to indicate that the puppy has been returned to Charm City Puppies. A puppy has been returned to Charm City Puppies after a woman allegedly stole it from the Columbia store Sunday. In a Facebook post, Charm City Puppies indicated that three...

  • Watch a heroic golden retriever save a baby deer from drowning

    Watch a heroic golden retriever save a baby deer from drowning

    A dog pulled a baby deer from the water off the coast of Long Island this past weekend in New York. Owner Mark Freeley told CBS New York he was taking his golden retriever, Storm, for a walk Sunday when he “plunged into the water and started swimming out to the fawn, grabbed it by the neck, and...

  • Baby giraffe Julius has died, Maryland Zoo officials say

    Baby giraffe Julius has died, Maryland Zoo officials say

    A baby giraffe that had suffered from health problems since being born last month at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore has died, the zoo announced Saturday. The calf, named Julius, took a turn for the worse Friday. He was euthanized Saturday morning after zoo caretakers concluded he was no longer improving...

  • Finksburg resident invests in police bloodhound's safety

    Finksburg resident invests in police bloodhound's safety

    A Finksburg resident is working to memorialize her late husband and dog by protecting the Carroll County Sheriff's Office's bloodhound. Valerie Wood donated money to purchase a bullet-proof vest for Katie Justia Pinkerton Star, also known as Pinky, who is used to search for missing persons. The...

  • Baby giraffe in Maryland Zoo placed in intensive care

    Baby giraffe in Maryland Zoo placed in intensive care

    A 3-week-old baby giraffe has been placed in intensive care at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore after a sudden change in its bloodwork. The calf, Julius, has been struggling since he was born June 15 at the Maryland Zoo. He received a plasma transfusion from a giraffe in Ohio a few days after he was...

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