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Residents sue Baltimore County over animal shelter conditions
Residents sue Baltimore County over animal shelter conditions

A group of residents is suing Baltimore County officials over conditions at the government-run animal shelter, alleging animals there aren't getting fresh food, clean water and proper medical care. The lawsuit, filed this week in Baltimore County Circuit Court by residents Anne George of Timonium, Jody Kesner of Pikesville and Jody Rosoff of Essex, contends that county government has violated its own laws that require the animals' basic needs to be met at the Baldwin shelter. "Workers at [Baltimore County Animal Shelter] routinely fail to give enough food to the animals and, consequently, some animals are malnourished or starving," the lawsuit claims. "The animal...

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