May 3, 2019 | Staff Writer

Montgomery County Waives Animal Adoption Fees to Celebrate National Pet Week

Adoption fees are waived at the Montgomery County Animal Services and Adoption Center to celebrate National Pet Week. The no-cost adoptions are available from Saturday, May 4 through Saturday, May 11, and is sponsored by Montgomery County Partners for Animal Well-being (MCPAW). All species of animals at the adoption center qualify: cats, dogs, livestock and […]

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June 7, 2018 | Michelle Queen

Five Things to Know for June 7 in Montgomery County

The Washington Capitals are one win from claiming their first Stanley Cup in franchise history, Let’s Go Caps! Here are five more things to know for Thursday, June 7, in Montgomery County: 1. Planning Board meets: The Planning Board will hold the second work session for the Veirs Mill Corridor Master Plan today. Find the meeting agenda, here. […]

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January 28, 2016 | Staff Writer

Rockville Woman Charged with 66 Misdemeanor Counts of Animal Cruelty

A Rockville woman has been charged with 66 misdemeanor counts of animal cruelty, according to officers with the Montgomery County Animal Services Division. Investigators said 47-year-old Katherine Ting Tiong was charged on Jan. 27th in the case of 66 dogs that were seized from her Glen Mill Road home on Jan. 1st. Each charge of […]

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January 12, 2016 | Sonya Burke

MoCo Animal Shelter Puts Several Confiscated Dogs Up for Adoption, MCPAW Asks for Donations (VIDEO)

On New Year’s Day, officers with Montgomery County’s Animal Services Division seized 66 dogs from a Rockville area home. This week, some of those dogs were put up for adoption at the Montgomery County Animal Services and Adoption Center (MCASAC). MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke reports. Sadly, officials said three of the 66 dogs had to be […]

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June 19, 2015 | Krista Brick

Cats with Purple Tags Adopt for Free at Animal Services Center (VIDEO)

In this week’s Pet of the Week segment, Kathi Stanhope has a tip for those of you who may be looking for a cat. She says the purple tags indicate MCPAW will pay your adoption fees for senior cats. For more information, call 240.773.5900 or visit Montgomery County Animal Services and Adoption Center.

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December 25, 2014 | Krista Brick

Spay It Forward Campaign Helps Owners Spay and Neuter Their Animals (VIDEO)

Montgomery County pet owners can get spay and neuter services through a new campaign called Spay it Forward. Sonya Burke has the report.

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December 15, 2014 | Krista Brick

Spay it Forward Campaign Helps Pet Owners Spay/Neuter Animals (VIDEO)

Pet owners in Montgomery County will no longer have an excuse not to spay or neuter their pets thanks to a new program supported by the Montgomery County Partners for Animal Well-Being. MCPAW’s Spay It Forward campaign promises to deliver free spay/neuter and free microchipping service to owners of cats and dogs regardless of income […]

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December 11, 2014 | Sonya Burke

Five Things to Know Today, Dec. 11, in Montgomery County:

Here are five things to know today, Dec. 11, in Montgomery County: 1. Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett is scheduled to meet with Maryland Governor-elect Larry Hogan today in Burtonsville. Leggett talked about that meeting, and more, at a briefing with reporters on Wednesday. You can ask Mr. Leggett questions today, during his virtual Town […]

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