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  • Maria S. Taylor, gardener

    Maria S. Taylor, gardener
    Maria S. Taylor, a gardener called the "Picasso of privet hedges" after she transformed a suburban front yard into a topiary menagerie, died Saturday after a fall at her home in the Lake Falls section of Baltimore County. She was 71. "Though it's rush...
  • Baltimore Ravens vs Cincinnati Bengals: Who does the dog pick?

    Baltimore Ravens vs Cincinnati Bengals: Who does the dog pick?
    It's been a long regular season of Ravens football. And our little Teddy has been there all the way, picking great wins and, well, a few losses that had didn't leave his kibble sitting too well. But this is the last of the regular season picks. To end...
  • Collared today: Angus Earl

    Collared today: Angus Earl
    NAME: Angus Earl of Havre de Grace OWNER: Bonnie and Darrell String HOW THEY MET: We visited a Bel Air golden retriever breeder. All of the puppies were carried upstairs in a laundry basket. AGE: 2 HOME: Havre de Grace BREED: Golden Retriever BEST...
  • Harford Humane Society seeks variance for new dog park

    Harford Humane Society seeks variance for new dog park
    As the Humane Society of Harford County works to build a bigger dog park at its Fallston location, a prominent developer who owns a large, adjacent parcel is prepared to protest the proposal as the Harford County government investigates whether its...
  • The most popular pet name of 2011? Bellaaaaaaaaa!

    The most popular pet name of 2011? Bellaaaaaaaaa!
    Damn you, "Twilight." Thanks to the ever-popular movie -- or at least so I suspect -- the most popular name for dogs and cats in America for 2011 is.... Bella. According to Veterinary Pet Insurance Co., although Bella has dominated the dog-name list...
  • To the dogs?

    The Humane Society of Harford County had been an embattled organization for a number of years. The private, not-for-profit organization that manages the de facto county animal shelter has at times been at odds with factions of volunteers as well as...
  • Register your dog, win jewels

    Register your dog, win jewels
    Goodness knows how many unregistered pets are running around Baltimore. A lot of them, that's for sure. So maybe the citiy could take a cue from Chicago, a city that's come up with a potentially genius little scheme to get folks to register their dogs....
  • Dogs and kids -- not all that different, study finds

    Dogs and kids -- not all that different, study finds
    You know how when someone compares dealing with their dog to dealing with a baby and all the parents in the room give them the stink eye? Well, the comparison might hold water. According to a study by the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, published in...
  • Reward offered for info in shooting death of Maryland puppy

    Reward offered for info in shooting death of Maryland puppy
    Following on the heels of the shocking shooting death this week of a Maryland puppy, The Humane Society of the United States is offering a reward. Here is the release the organization just sent out: The Humane Society of the United States is offering...
  • No evidence that pit bulls are more likely to bite

    The Maryland SPCA is not only disappointed in the Maryland Court of Appeals recent ruling stating all "pit bulls" are inherently dangerous but also Dan Rodricks' commentary ("Pit bulls: Own at your risk," April 30). It is tragic to hear of anyone...
  • There are lots of good pit bulls

    I usually enjoy Dan Rodricks' columns, even when I don't fully agree with them. This one — about the recent Maryland Court of Appeals decision deeming any "pit bull" or "pit bull mix" dog to be inherently dangerous — I simply find dismaying ("...
  • Pit bulls: It's a question of training

    I strongly disagree with Dan Rodricks' column on pit bulls ("Pit bulls: Own at your risk," May 1). I am a dog lover and I know all dogs are not dangerous. Dog owners have to know how to train their dogs appropriately. The dog is a follower; it follows...