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  • Rodricks perpetuates prejudice against pit bulls

    It is disheartening to read Dan Rodricks prejudiced column ("Pit bulls: Own them at your own risk," May 1). Mr. Rodricks' shoddy research helps perpetuate the misinformation that slanders this dog breed, leading to bad legislation that responsible dog...
  • 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...
  • Light up dog toys and accessories that really shine

    Light up dog toys and accessories that really shine
    It's this time of year, when it gets dark so early, that those of us with dogs start thinking about blinky lights for their collars. But the world of light-up dog products has gotten a lot more sophisticated than that. These days, in addition to the...
  • Drug-sniffing dog case heads to Supreme Court

    Drug-sniffing dog case heads to Supreme Court
    The Supreme Court agreed Friday to decide whether police may use a drug-sniffing dog at the front door of a house or an apartment to detect marijuana, even if the officers have no evidence of criminal conduct. The decision in a Florida case will be...
  • Afternoon Awwww: Cuddly Saint Bernard baby

    Afternoon Awwww: Cuddly Saint Bernard baby
    Oh holy snuggly, cuddly, chubby, Swiss mountain cuteness! This Saint Bernard puppy is playing with its mother Phybie at the Saint-Bernard kennel in Martigny, Switzerland. The kennel is the oldest breeding center for the Swiss dogs. The puppy is one of...
  • A vet's view of pit bulls

    As a practicing veterinarian in Baltimore, specializing in house-call appointments for time-pressed and senior "pet parents," I travel throughout the city. I go into neighborhoods, many under-serviced by the veterinary community, and sit with pet...
  • Ravens Joe Flacco campaigns for Baltimore Humane Society

    Ravens Joe Flacco campaigns for Baltimore Humane Society
    Joe Flacco is giving a little star power to area animals in need. In addition to a recent donation, the Ravens quarterback is lending his image to help the Baltimore Humane Society. People can see Flacco's smiling face throughout the region on...
  • Paw Point off-leash dog park off to running start at Robert E. Lee

    Paw Point off-leash dog park off to running start at Robert E. Lee
    Paw Point Dog Park was more than 11 years in the making, and just a few months after the new dog park at Robert E. Lee Park opened with much fanfare, more than 500 dog owners have registered to use the park, making it a popular spot for patrons with...
  • Catch Cesar Millan in Baltimore this weekend -- for free

    Catch Cesar Millan in Baltimore this weekend -- for free
    Cesar Millan, better known as The Dog Whisperer will be bringing his live show to Baltimore Saturday night. Tickets for that show at The Lyric aren't cheap. But folks can see Mr. Whisperer for free -- and probably get a chance to chat him up on a...
  • Dog's fur to make puppy pajamas

    Being a dog person, I'm not much on using the expression "cat's fur to make kitten britches" when I want to be dismissive of someone's question. I've long been fascinated by the concept, though. My interest in the subject was renewed over the holidays...
  • Teacher raises, 'overcrowded' schools get blood boiling

    When I gave blood about 10 days ago, my blood pressure was surprisingly low (for me) at 90/60. But a few things have gotten my blood boiling in the last few days, particularly as I read them on the pages of The Aegis. I think what's got me most riled...
  • Appearance by 'Dog Whisperer' draws hundreds to pet shop

    Appearance by 'Dog Whisperer' draws hundreds to pet shop
    When Vinny Ragone heard the Dog Whisperer was going to be at a Baltimore pet store, and he could see him for free, he told his mother (who had never heard of Cesar Millan), "I've got to be there." The eight-year-old Towson boy with wire-rimmed glasses...