| Jul 1, 2011
| 9:38 AM
This story originally appeared in the Chicago Tribune on July 6, 2006.
Like a furry rocket, Max the border collie streaked across Foster Avenue Beach on Wednesday, a blur to the dozen or so beachgoers and a threat to the nearest flock of sea gulls.
| Aug 15, 2011
| 5:55 AM
Yipe -- here's a disturbing story. Dog-nappings are up in a big way in 2011... more than 30 percent!
According to this report in the Chicago Sun-Times, the American Kennel Club, which tracks dog kidnappings, is saying the crime has surged 32 percent this...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 7:41 AM
Northeastern Maryland Kennel Club's third annual Responsible Dog Ownership Day will be observed Sept. 25, from noon to 4 p.m., at the Abingdon PetSmart, 412 Constant Friendship Blvd.
Free, and open to well-behaved pets and their owners, the event will...
| Sep 15, 2011
Do you have a dog or a cat? Are you keeping them safe from pet theft? According to Ines de Pablo, founder of the pet safety company Wag'N Enterprises, the theft of our furry friends has been on the rise in 2011. And the American Kennel Club agrees --...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 9:04 PM
Thanksgiving traditions are a wonderful thing. Think Thanksgiving, and you think turkey, family, the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade and the National Dog Show Presented by Purina.
This is the 10th year anniversary of the broadcast with dog show guru...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 10:52 AM
Baltimore City police released the incident report Monday morning about the woman who was attacked by a Rottweiler outside the farmers' market in Waverly Saturday. The attack took place when the dog broke the leash with which it had been tied to a parking...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 1:38 PM
Harpo is safe. The English bulldog puppy is back at home after being dognapped at gunpoint in an Oregon shopping center parking lot.
It all started last week when Jim and Pat Steele got a call from someone interested in buying two of their pups. The...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 10:42 AM
Puppy mill prisons came into existence soon after World War I when farmers had lost most of their crops to drought. The farmers simply used their chicken coops and rabbit hutches for the dogs. Today, puppy mills are overseen by the United States...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 10:13 AM
I have been following the evolving accounts about the Burbank “puppy mill ordinance” and support it without grandfathering in existing pet stores.
I'm a 38-year Burbank resident, and over those years purchased purebred puppies from breeders...
| Mar 22, 2012
When a couple moves in together, it's not just the people who must adjust. If either partner has a dog, it's important to help a pet adjust to the combination of two households.
"Dogs have different personalities, and while some are excited to have new...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 8:47 AM
Happy National Puppy Day to all my two-legged and four-legged friends.
My name is Krishana Davis and I'm an intern at the The Baltimore Sun. Although I have a knack for fashion and politics, I never turn down a chance to pay homage to my four-legged...