A cargo plane landed in the predawn hours of Tuesday with 29 dogs and cats evacuated from the British Virgin Islands that will soon be available to adopt in Maryland.
Florida animal control officials drove all night to bring 70 to 80 cats and kittens to the Last Chance Animal Rescue in Waldorf. They’ll be ready for adoption in about a week.
A bunch of animals taken out of Texas and Louisiana shelters before Hurricane Harvey will be available for adoption this weekend in the D.C. area. Find out where and when you can take one home — and see pictures too.
A real estate agent checking on a property in Northwest, D.C. Tuesday night found some unwelcome guests in the home: two women who were staying there illegally — and their 63 cats and kittens.
Dozens of cats and kittens that were left at the doorstep of a Greenbelt, Maryland, shelter in boxes and plastic crates have almost all been adopted or placed with rescue groups.
The mystery surrounding the abandonment of boxes of cats and kittens in Greenbelt, Maryland on Friday, and then again on Saturday, remains unsolved.
A shelter in Maryland is taking care of dozens of cats and kittens after someone abandoned them — leaving them in boxes outside in the rain.
Adopting a pet is a very worthwhile endeavor. Animal welfare advocates say you need to do a little homework before adopting a pet from any organization.
WASHINGTON — An animal rescue group in Orange County, Virginia is looking for donations after a series of police raids have brought an influx of animals into their care. According to Rikki’s Refuge in Rapidan,…
DRY FORK, Va. (AP) — A state agency spokeswoman says Pittsylvania County could face civil penalties if officials don’t address problems at the county’s animal shelter. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services spokeswoman Elaine Lidholm…
A Fairfax County animal shelter is suspending intake of new dogs after an outbreak of an unspecified upper respiratory illness sickened about a dozen dogs.
In this week\’s Ask Dr. Pawz, Katy Nelson shares what you can do to get your cat to lose weight and how to tell the age of an adopted pet.
Dr. Pawz shares what owners can do to ensure an easy transition into a new home for pets adopted from shelters.
Anyone who has ever lost a pet has experienced the \”I may not ever
adopt again\” phenomenon. But eventually, you might. Here are some
questions to ask before you decide to bring a furry friend back into your
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.