Is your dog safe in the car?

Olney, MD – Piper’s Walk is a dog walking event with a mission to spread awareness for canine safety in vehicles, while raising funds for the Center for Pet Safety. Come take an energizing walk, then explore a festival of doggy activities and resources. It will be held on June 23, 2018 from 8:30am to…

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Sixth Annual Pawject Runway Returns with Star-Studded Lineup – Show Your Soft Side and BARCS encourage adoptions by hosting runway show on May 5th

(BALTIMORE, MD) – Show Your Soft Side and Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter (BARCS) will hold the sixth annual Pawject Runway, presented by Pet Valu, on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at Royal Farms Arena. The fashion show features “Softies”, animal-loving professional athletes, entertainers and activists, who will strut the runway “modeling” a range of adorable and friendly dogs and cats in need of…

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Community Cats the Highlight at Animal Welfare Conference in Charlottesville

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – March 21, 2018 – Animal protection experts and advocates from the entire commonwealth will gather in Charlottesville from March 22-24 for the Virginia Federation of Humane Societies (VFHS) annual conference. Alley Cat Allies, the global engine of change for cats, will take a leading role in discussions about how Virginia is caring for its community cats.…

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Baltimore County State’s Attorney’s Office Receives National Award for Fighting Animal Cruelty

Alexandria, VA— On Friday, March 2nd at 1:45 p.m., the Baltimore County State’s Attorney’s Office will be recognized with two awards for its Animal Abuse Unit by the Association of Prosecuting Attorneys (APA)/National Center for Prosecution of Animal Cruelty and the National Sheriffs’ Association (NSA)/National Law Enforcement Center on Animal Abuse. The Baltimore County State’s Attorney’s Office will…

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States Attorney & Baltimore Humane Society Asking Youth to Change the World in Writing Contest

Reisterstown, MD – Animal abuse and cruelty is a sad fact in this country and crosses all socioeconomic lines.  As observed in the recent Parkland, Florida high school shooting, Intentional cruelty to animals is strongly correlated with other crimes including violence against people according to the Humane Society of the U.S.  Teaching children compassion toward animals and modeling kindness and empathy to…

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