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  • Bits & Pieces: Zitnay family says goodbye to daughter Jenny, 'the love of our lives'

    Life has has been bittersweet for Gail and Andy Zitnay recently. First the sweet. Andy was recently selected to be inducted into the Maryland Slow Pitch Hall of Fame after years of devoted service. Then on Jan. 23, their daughter, Katie, one of the...
  • Injured pit bull used as 'bait dog' in fighting, Arundel police say

    Injured pit bull used as 'bait dog' in fighting, Arundel police say
    Anne Arundel County police are trying to find the owners of a pit bull that was found injured on a street in Linthicum and may have been used as "bait," to train other dogs to fight, according to authorities. The dog, named "Rocky Road," was found last...
  • Severely injured 'bait dog' found in Arundel

    Severely injured 'bait dog' found in Arundel
    Anne Arundel county authorities have launched an animal cruelty investigation after a severly injured dog -- possibly the victim of dogfighting -- was found in Linthicum. County Animal Control officers were called last Thursday to the 600 block of...
  • Why is your breed of dog the best breed?

    It's all politics Diane Pucin Los Angeles Times How has the Glen of Imaal terrier not yet won the Westminster Kennel Club dog show you ask? You ask, don't you? Politics! Darn politics. The hardy breed comes from the Glen of Imaal in County Wicklow,...
  • A sad end for a kitten, and a lesson for pet owners

    This past weekend, I found a litter of stray kittens in my neighborhood. I attempted to capture them to send to a local shelter where they would have a chance at finding a permanent home. The kittens scattered when I approached, and I was only able to...
  • A Bark in the Park, Annual Dog Day Afternoon

    A Bark in the Park, Annual Dog Day Afternoon
    Put down the chew toys and enjoy two hours of free fun with your canine companion at the Annual Dog Day Afternoon on Sat. April 21 in Hopewell Park in Columbia. Hosted by the Columbia Association, the afternoon will be packed with back-to-back contests,...
  • Veterinary practice opens opposite Senator Theatre

    Veterinary practice opens opposite Senator Theatre
    "Somewhere over the rainbow," sang Tinker Bell, a double yellow-headed Amazon parrot, during an open house at the new Belvedere Veterinary Center on Saturday. The state-of-the-art animal hospital opened Dec. 8 in the old Saigon Remembered restaurant at...
  • Maryland SPCA hosts annual March for the Animals

    Maryland SPCA hosts annual March for the Animals
    The Maryland SPCA will hold its 17th annual March for the Animals on Sunday, April 29, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Druid Hill Park. Tina Regester, Director of Communications and Media Relations for the Maryland SPCA, said this is the organization's...
  • Glyndon couple flies wounded warrior home

    Glyndon couple flies wounded warrior home
    Like any prospective son-in-law, Sgt. Michael Frazier admitted to jitters about meeting his fiancee's father for the first time. Unlike most, the 29-year-old Marine flew to Miami Wednesday on a private jet with his own cheering section. "Not to worry...
  • Curbing chimpanzee research

    Curbing chimpanzee research
    Dogs may be a man's best friend, but on the great evolutionary chain, chimpanzees are humanity's closest relatives in the animal world. Chimps are so much like us physically, emotionally and socially that for decades researchers routinely used them as...
  • Alleged Dog-fighting ring exposed in northwest Baltimore

    Baltimore police uncovered a large dog-fighting ring in the Howard Park neighborhood late Tuesday while investigating drug activity in the 2900 block of Silver Hill Ave. Police said Johnnie Taylor, 30, of the 2900 block of Silver Hill Ave., was charged...
  • Collared today: Boomer and Riley

    Collared today: Boomer and Riley
    NAMES: Boomer and Riley OWNER: MC Schneider HOW THEY MET: Boomer came from a breeder in Westminster and Riley from a breeder in Mt. Airy AGE: Boomer is almost 8 and Riley is 2 HOME: Hampstead BREED: Boomer is a Black American Field Lab and Riley is a...