| Feb 21, 2012
| 9:27 PM
NEW YORK — Here are reports on two winners of this year's Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, held at Madison Square Garden on Feb. 13 and 14. Neither dog won Best in Show, Best in Group, or even Best in Breed.
Still, among the 2,000 dogs competing...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 10:32 AM
Experts judged the 4-year-old's every move as he trotted in front of spectators and was prodded by judges in New York City last week.
Ian, a Dalmatian also known as the Grand Champion Spotlights Ruffian, won Best In Breed at the Westminster Kennel Club...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 8:14 PM
No question, the popularity of cactus and succulents has grown immensely over the past few years. It seems there is almost nobody who is not fascinated by the countless shapes, textures and colors of the nearly 10,000 species throughout the world.
| Sep 29, 2011
| 8:08 AM
Maryland, it seems, has some bragging rights and some very high-flying dogs. Two of the state's best canine athletes took top prizes in one of the 2011 Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Canine Disc Championship.
Unlike other more sedate dog events, like the...
| Oct 20, 2011
For schools reeling in the aftermath of a student's suicide, some mental health experts say that paying tribute to the teen with candlelight vigils, hallway locker memorials and all-school assemblies may do more harm than good.
Though school officials...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 8:28 PM
With Maura McGraw running beside her, Penny the French hound hurtles through the 24-foot-long tunnel of red nylon in her owners' backyard in Woodbine. And when the 7-year-old pooch races out the other end, Maura is there, waiting to heap on the praise....
| Sep 25, 2012
| 11:18 AM
When the 2012 Westminster Fallfest celebration kicks off on Thursday night, Sept. 27, with the annual parade, Woody Higgs will be right at the front.
Higgs, along with five other residents representing Special Olympics-Maryland, Carroll County, will...
| Feb 13, 2012
Tuesday’s Highlights: 'Justified' on FX...
| Feb 14, 2012
The results are in for the 136th annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show....
| Feb 14, 2012
Whitney Houston's funeral will be a private, invitation-only event with no public access....
| Feb 1, 2011
New dog breeds were officially recognized by the American Kennel Club in a recent announcement. The AKC also offered a list of its most popular breeds, based on registration statistics....