Tag Archives: dogs

Editorial Advisory Board: How much is that doggy in the window?

(FIle photo)

More puppies are sold in pet stores during the holiday season than any other time of year. Oftentimes, these animals are born in large-scale commercial breeding operations known as puppy mills, where dogs are bred for profit at overcrowded and ...

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Officer: Dog already ‘lifeless’ when throat was slit

Steven H. Levin, above, is an attorney for Officer Jeffrey Bolger, who is seeking the dismissal of animal cruelty and other charges stemming from the death of a 7-year-old Shar-Pei in Baltimore last June. (The Daily Record/Andy Marso)

Lawyers for a Baltimore police officer charged with slitting a dog's throat say witnesses will testify the Shar-Pei was "lifeless" for approximately five minutes after strangling itself on the dog pole it was attached to, according to a court filing made Friday.

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