Dogs For Adoption In Maryland

Below are all of the organizations in Maryland from which you can adopt a dog. Please continue on to each individual organization’s website by clicking on their name to see dogs they have available for adoption or to learn more about the organization and their mission. Adopting is a great way of bringing home a dog in need of a loving home. Consider checking with the organizations in your area on a weekly basis if you’re looking for a specific breed before you decide to go out and buy a puppy from a breeder. You know what they say – ‘Adopt Before You Shop!’

Organization Address City Email Phone
Adopt a Homeless Animal P.O. Box 65351 Baltimore Email Us 410-558-4554
Ali Oop Adoptions Cumberland Email Us
All About Life Rescue Baltimore Email Us
All Breed Rescue and Referral PO Box 5056 Gaithersburg Email Us
All Miniature Pinscher Service Crofton Email Us
All Shepherd Rescue P.O. Box 23231 Baltimore Email Us 410-775-6473
Allbreed Rescue & Referral, Inc. Gaithersburg Email Us
Am. Lhasa Apso Club Rescue Crofton Email Us 410-721-0053
American Brittany Rescue, Inc. 2118 Brigadier Blvd Odenton Email Us 410-674-9880
American Bullmastiff Association Main St Stevensville Email Us 410-643-6207
American Fox Terrier Rescue Columbia Email Us
American Lhasa Apso Club Rescue – Northwest Region P.O. Box 83298 Gaithersburg Email Us 814-624-5136
Angel’s Dog Rescue Baltimore Email Us 443-618-6973
Animal Advocates of Howard County Ellicott City Email Us 410-880-2488 ext 3
Animal Allies Rescue Foundation P.O. Box 6446 Baltimore Email Us
Animal Kingdom Kennel Rescue 17826 Lappans Rd Fairplay Email Us 301-582-3353
Animal Protection Alliance Takoma Park Email Us 301-270-4774
Animal Relief Fund Hollywood Email Us
Animal Rescue of Maryland Sunderland Email Us
Animal Resource Foundation, Inc. 51 Piney Narrows Road Chester Email Us 410-643-8700
Animal Safe Haven and Adoptions, Inc. P.O. Box 2773 Columbia Email Us
Animal Welfare League of Frederick County 1202 East Patrick Street, Suite 13-A Frederick Email Us 301-663-5855
Animal Welfare League of Queen Anne’s County 201 Clay Drive Queenstown Email Us 410-827-7178
Animal Welfare League-Montgomery County 12 Park Avenue Gaithersburg Email Us 301-740-2511
Animal Welfare Society of Howard County, MD 8556 Davis Road Columbia Email Us 410-465-4350
Anne Arundel County Animal Control 411 Maxwell Frye Rd. Millersville Email Us 410-222-8900
Annies Orphans Gaithersburg Email Us
Annies Orphans Gaithersburg N/A 301-741-4151
Arden’s Arc Baltimore Email Us
Ark of Hope Rescue, Inc. 13400 Arctic Ridge Lane Oldtown Email Us 301-478-3300
Association for Animal Rights, Inc. 67 Main St Reisterstown Email Us 410-526-5224
Baltimore Animal Rescue & Care Shelter (BARCS) 301 Stockholm Street Baltimore N/A 410-396-4695
Baltimore Bully Crew, Inc. P.O. Box 10289 Baltimore Email Us
Baltimore County Animal Control 13800 Manor Road Baldwin Email Us 410-887-7297
Baltimore Humane Society 1601 Nicodemus Rd Reisterstown Email Us 410-833-8848
Basset Hound Rescue League PO Box 44201 Fort Washington Email Us 866-625-4630
Baywater Animal Rescue 4930 Bucktown Rd Cambridge Email Us 410-228-3090
Beagle Rescue of Southern Maryland, Inc. P.O. Box 983 Waldorf Email Us 301-934-3616
Bella’s Bully Buddies P.O. Box 649 White Marsh Email Us 443-804-6684
Bengal Rescue Network (501c3) Baltimore N/A 443-983-5728
Best DAWG Rescue, Inc. P.O. Box 34213 Bethesda Email Us 301-407-2378
Black Dogs & Company Rescue, Inc. P.O. Box 84 Darlington Email Us 443-499-3506
Blackdogs Rescue 4164 Kentucky River Pkwy Lexington Email Us 907-602-9670
Blue Ridge Gordon Setter Club Rescue Severna Park Email Us 410-431-5006
Bourbon County Rescue 12960 Middlebrook Road, #520A Germantown Email Us
Bring Home the Brindle Dog Rescue Ijamsville Email Us
Bulldog Rescue Farm P.O. Box 0175 Jarrettsville Email Us 443-386-6170
Calvert Animal Welfare League Prince Frederick N/A 410-535-9300
Canine Advocacy Sanctuary & Adoptions, Inc. Woodsboro Email Us 301-514-0760
Caroline County Humane Society 407 W. Bell St. Ridgely Email Us 410-820-1600
Celebrating Pugs – Greensboro P.O. Box 202 Denton Email Us
Celebrating Pugs – Hagerstown Hagerstown Email Us
Charm City Animal Rescue Cumberland Email Us
Charm City Animal Rescue Cumberland and Baltimore Email Us
Chesapeake Area Alaskan Malamute Protection, formerly Potomac Valley AMR Virginia, Maryland, DC Email Us 301-330-4181
Chesapeake Cats and Dogs 300A Island Professional Park Stevensville N/A 410-643-9955
Chesapeake Shepherd & K-9 Rescue Annapolis Email Us
Chow Chow Rescue of Maryland Silver Spring Email Us
City of College Park Animal Control College Park Email Us 240-487-3570
Coast to Coast Dachshund Rescue Odenton Email Us 443-623-4631
Cocker Spaniel Adoption Center Inc. P.O. Box 1704 Westminster Email Us 410-628-6191
Companion Animal Rescue Alliance 3351 Corridor Market Place, Suite 400-90 Laurel Email Us
Crazy for Critters Animal Rescue 11414 Norris Twilley Rd. Mardela Springs Email Us 443-669-4277
Critters from Heaven Rescue, Inc. Cambridge Email Us 443-521-5035
DASH Rescue 2110 By Pass Rd Pocomoke City Email Us
Delmarva Dachshund Rescue Centreville Email Us
Delmarva Poodle Rescue 1267 General’s Highway Crownsville Email Us
Dixie Pet Underground Railroad Hagerstown Email Us
DobsonTNR (Trap,Neuter,Return/Rescue) Westminster Email Us
Dog Rescue of Maryland P.O. Box 515 Pasadena Email Us
DO-Good Dog Rescue Pikesville Email Us
Dogs XL Rescue Baltimore Email Us 410-929-5847
Doodle Dawgs and Fabulous Felines Waldorf Email Us
Doodle Dawgs Small Dog Rescue Waldorf Email Us
Dorchester County Dog Control 829 Fieldcrest Rd Cambridge N/A 410-228-3083
Double Dog Dare Rescue Westminster Email Us
East Coast Adoption Agency Bel Air Email Us 443-528-0320
Eastern Shore Animal League, Inc. 3280 Augustine Herman Hwy. Chesapeake City N/A 410-885-2342
Elk Neck Veterinary Clinic 1657 Turkey Point Road North East Email Us 410-287-6670
Em Sull 4 Paws 736 Seneca Park Baltimore Email Us
Eskie Rescuers United, American Eskimo Dog Rescue, Inc. 8620 Allenswood Rd Randallstown Email Us
Ethical Bull Breed Rescue and Referral P.O. Box 8858 Baltimore Email Us
For Adoption By Private Owner Bowie N/A
For Adoption By Private Owner Mt Rainier N/A
For Otis Sake Hagerstown Email Us 301-331-8729
For Pete’s Sake Rescue – Maryland Baltimore Email Us
For The Love Of Little Mickey Baltimore N/A 443-805-4296
Forever Rescue Rockville N/A 412-370-4493
Four Paws at a Time Rescue Laurel Email Us 410-705-3948
Frederick County Animal Control 1832 Rosemont Ave Frederick Email Us 301-600-1546
Friends for Animals Baltimore Email Us 828-433-1115
Friends Of Montgomery County Animals P.O. Box 386 Germantown Email Us
Friends of Montgomery County Animals, Inc. P.O. Box 386 Germantown N/A 301-977-4833
Friends of Zorro Siberian Husky/All Breed Rescue North East Email Us 410-658-3301
Friskys Wildlife Primate Sanctuary, Inc. 10790 Old Frederick Rd Woodstock Email Us
Gentle Creatures Rockville Email Us 240-793-9715
German Shepherd Rescue of Maryland P.O. Box 3872 Frederick Email Us 301-668-4974
Gods Will Small Dog Sanctuary Indian Head Email Us 240-346-1463
Golden Retriever Rescue of Southern Maryland, Inc. PO Box 6 Great Mills Email Us 855-477-3728
Greenbelt Animal Shelter Greenbelt Email Us
Greyhound Welfare (Mid Atlantic) P.O. Box 27 Spencerville Email Us 301-949-0615
Greyt Expectations Greyhound Rescue, Inc. 20545 Chingville Road Leonardtown Email Us 301-994-2414
GROWL – MD Gaithersburg Email Us
Hammonds Homeward Bound Hounds Hagerstown N/A
Happy Go Lucky Mastiffs Rescue 11200 Mv Smith Rd Flintstone Email Us 240-979-7381
HART for Animals, Inc. 1265 Bumble Bee Road Accident Email Us 301-387-7729
Heart of the Earth Sanctuary and Rescue P.O. Box 1855 Cumbeland Email Us 240-979-6004
Heavens Gate Animal Rescue Ltd. P.O. Box 2781 Baltimore Email Us 410-636-1360
Hedgesville Hounds Rockville Email Us
Hill Hounds Greensboro Email Us
Hill Hounds Rescue and Animal Sanctuary, Inc. 10771 Greensboro Rd. Denton Email Us 410-479-3459
Home At Last Sanctuary, Inc. 9812 Falls Rd Ste 114-287 Potomac Email Us 301-983-0614
Homeward Bound Schnauzer Rescue P.O. Box 633 Millersville Email Us
Homewoods Rescue For the Wayward Hound 21160 Bivalve Lodge Road Bivalve Email Us
Howard County Animal Control 8576 Davis Road Columbia N/A 410-313-2780
Humane Society of Calvert County P.O. Box 3505 Prince Frederick Email Us 410-257-4908
Humane Society of Carroll County 2517 Littlestown Pike Westminster N/A 410-848-4810 ext 810
Humane Society of Carroll County 2517 Littlestown Pike Westminster N/A 410-848-4810
Humane Society of Charles County 71 Industrial Park Drive Waldorf Email Us 301-645-8181
Humane Society of Harford County 2208 Connolly Road Fallston Email Us 410-836-1090
Humane Society of Kent County Maryland, Inc. 10720 Augustine Herman Hwy Chestertown Email Us 410-778-3648
Humane Society of Somerset County P.O. Box 61 Deal Island Email Us 410-651-2424
Humane Society of Washington County 13011 Maugansville Rd Hagerstown Email Us 301-733-2060
Humane Society of Wicomico County 5130 Citation Dr. Salisbury Email Us 410-749-7603
Huskies To Love Siberian Rescue of Maryland Rosedale Email Us
Independent Animal Rescue Germantown Email Us 301-515-8283
Irish Terrier Rescue Network Laurel Email Us
Island Puppy Rescue Stevensville Email Us
Italian Greyhound Rescue of Maryland Pasadena Email Us 410-360-1939
Jamm Rescue 76 Woodlawn Lane Earleville Email Us 410-275-1331
Jasmine’s House, Inc. 23219 Stringtown Road, #271 Clarksburg Email Us
K-9 Lifesavers Rockville Email Us 202-263-1990
Kathy Graningers Puppy Rescue Glenelg Email Us
Kitties & Pitties P.O. Box 767 Ellicott City Email Us 410-861-0723
Knine Rescue, Inc. Brookeville Email Us
Kobi’s Promise P.O. Box 622 Fulton Email Us 443-283-1723
KRPetz – Working K9’s P.O. Box 278 Arnold Email Us
Last Chance Animal Rescue P.O. Box 1670 White Plains Email Us 301-274-9409
Last Chance Animal Rescue Waldorf Email Us
Lizzy’s Lodge P.O. Box 3334 Silver Spring Email Us
Lonely Hearts Animal Rescue Frederick Email Us
Lost Paws Baltimore Email Us 443-341-7928
Love on a Leash Dog Rescue, Inc. Ellicott City Email Us 800-296-8455
LuckyOnes 30450 Potomac Way Charlotte Hall Email Us 301-274-0504
Luna’s House Animal Care and Education Center 2801 Pulaski Highway Edgewood Email Us 410-671-2954
Majesty Rottweiler Rescue, Inc. P.O. Box 493 Darlington Email Us 206-350-7688
Maryland Animal Rescue 116 Legion Ave. Annapolis Email Us 410-263-0608
Maryland Animal Rescue, Inc. 1382 Mt Zion Marlboro Rd #428 Lothian Email Us 301-832-5992
Maryland Bichon Frise Rescue Rockville Email Us 301-466-2492
Maryland Pet Match Rescue POB 42015 Towson Email Us
Maryland Westie Rescue, Inc. P.O. Box 68 Spencerville Email Us
MAS Rescue, Inc. P.O. Box 5143 Baltimore Email Us 410-227-3566
McWag Rescue Gaithersburg Email Us 240-483-7976
MD/DC/VA Saint Bernard Rescue Hampstead Email Us
MerryLea Rescue MerryLea Rescue Frederick Email Us
MetroPets Online, Inc. 43 Randolph Road #109 Silver Spring Email Us 301-873-0846
Mid Atlantic Great Dane Rescue League, Inc. Baltimore N/A 443-773-2639
Mid Atlantic IG Rescue (IGCA) Edgewater Email Us
Mid Atlantic Scottish Terrier Education and Rescue 2110 Ednor Road Silver Spring Email Us
Mid-Atlantic (Kent County) Border Collie Rescue Chestertown Email Us
Mid-Atlantic (Kent County) Border Collie Rescue Chestertown Email Us
MidAtlantic Bully Buddies P.O. Box 50106 Baltimore Email Us
Midatlantic Bully Buddies Reisterstown Email Us
Mid-Atlantic Chinese Shar-Pei Rescue Operation P.O. Box 34034 Bethesda Email Us 301-881-1221
Mid-Atlantic German Shepherd Rescue P.O. Box 353 Mt Airy Email Us 410-644-7763
Mid-Atlantic German Shorthaired Pointer Rescue, Inc. Sykesville Email Us
Mid-Atlantic Great Dane Rescue P.O. Box 285 Hanover Email Us 410-945-5454
Mid-Atlantic Old English Sheepdog Rescue Baltimore Email Us
MidAtlantic Samoyed Rescue P.O. Box 0526 Mayo Email Us
MJ’s Animal Sanctuary, Inc. P.O. Box 2084 Bowie Email Us
Montgomery County Humane Society 601 South Stonestreet Avenue Rockville Email Us 240-252-2555
Montgomery County SPCA P.O. Box 637 Gaithersburg Email Us
Montgomery County SPCA P.O. Box 637 Washington Grove Email Us 301-948-4266
Mutts Matter Rescue P.O. Box 2231 Rockville Email Us
Needful Souls Dog Rescue Baltimore Email Us
New Beginnings German Shorthaired Pointer Rescue Monrovia Email Us
No Kill Harford P.O. Box 1543 Bel Air Email Us
Northern Chesapeake Sheltie Rescue 205 Haynes Ct Abingdon Email Us 410-515-7029
NoVa Rottweiler Rescue League, Inc. PO Box 1777 Germantown Email Us 301-774-7136
Oddie’s Legacy Rescue & Placement Gapland Email Us 301-432-2859
PapAdopters P.O. Box 1232 Glen Burnie Email Us 248-587-7460
Papillon Club of America Rescue Lusby Email Us 410-586-1995
Partners in Boxer Rescue, Inc. P.O. Box 8613 Elkridge Email Us 443-790-8937
Partnership for Animal Welfare (PAW) P.O. Box 1074 Greenbelt Email Us 301-572-4paw
Patuxent Animal Welfare Society, Inc. 237 Deer Drive Lusby & Bowie N/A 410-326-1616
PAWS Forest Hill Email Us
Paws for Life, Inc. P.O. Box 407 Chesapeake City Email Us 302-376-7297
Perfect Match Fulton Email Us
Pet Rescue of Maryland 1719 York Road Lutherville Email Us 410-627-6563
PetConnect Rescue P.O. Box 60714 Potomac Email Us 877-838-9171
Pets with Disabilities 635 Clay Hammond Road Prince Frederick Email Us
Pets with Disabilities 635 Clay Hammond Rd Prince Frederick N/A 443-624-9270
Peyton’s Pet Rescue Glen Burnie Email Us
Picasso’s Place Min Pin Rescue P.O. Box 404 Myersville Email Us
Pitties & Purrs Rescue, Inc. P.O. Box 5160 Baltimore Email Us
Pitts and Rotts for Life Randallstown Email Us 443-253-6586
Prince Georges County Animal Management Division 8311 D`Arcy Road Forestville Email Us 301-499-8300
Prince Georges County Animal Management Division 3750 Brown Station Road Upper Marlboro N/A 301-780-7200
Pugh Zoo Rescue Ltd P.O. Box 637 Jarrettsville Email Us 443-307-6625
Puppy Paws Rescue Huntingtown Email Us
Puppy Tales Timonium N/A 410-916-1937
Queen Anne’s County Animal Services 201 Clay Drive Queenstown N/A 410-758-3493
Queen Annes County Department of Animal Control 201 Clay Drive Queenstown Email Us 410-758-2393
Rainbow Tails Rescue Bel Air Email Us
Reach Out Rescue & Resources P.O. Box 542 Westminster Email Us
Recycled Love, Inc. P.O. Box 38800 Baltimore Email Us
Rescue Angels of Southern Maryland, Inc. P.O. Box 51 White Plains Email Us 844-966-7276
Roberts Rescue Baltimore Email Us
Roberts Rescue Baltimore Email Us
Roxie’s Fund, Inc. 11006 Veirs Mill Rd, # 272, Ste L15 Silver Spring Email Us 301-962-7509
Rude Ranch Animal Rescue 3200 Ivy Way Harwood Email Us 410-798-9559
S N R Bully Breed Rescue La Plata Email Us 301-934-1153
Safe Shelter, Inc. P.O. Box 134 Flintstone Email Us 301-478-3206
Saint Bernard Rescue Group Westminster Email Us 503-383-1457
Save The Pound Puppies 14 Red Pump Bel Air Email Us 410-838-1869
Saving Grace Animal Rescue of Maryland P.O. Box 92 Millersville Email Us
Schnauzer Rescue of the Mid-Atlantic P.O. Box 5034 Laurel Email Us 301-776-7370-
Secluded Hearts Rescue P.O. Box 15 Chewsville Email Us
Second Hope Rescue P.O. Box 1438 Frederick Email Us
Second Hope Rescue, Inc. Leonardtown Email Us
Sheltie Haven Sheltie Rescue, Inc. 2707 Rosemary Court Adamstown Email Us 301-663-8046
Shepherds to Love Baltimore Email Us
Shetland Sheepdog Rescue Club of Southern MD 24485 Mervell Dean Road Hollywood Email Us 301-373-2695
Shih Tzu Fanciers of Greater Baltimore Rescue Towson Email Us 410-321-1692
Shih Tzu Rescue 1210 Peachwood Lane Bowie Email Us 301-249-5717
Small Miracles Cat and Dog Rescue 10236 Baltimore National Pike Ellicott City Email Us 410-274-3530
Smaller Paws & Pom Rescue MD Grasonville Email Us
SPCA of Anne Arundel County 1815 Bay Ridge Avenue Annapolis Email Us 410-268-4388
SPCA/Humane Society Of Prince George’s County Maryland P.O. Box 925 Bowie Email Us 301-262-5625
St. Mary’s Animal Welfare League P.O. Box 1232 Leonardtown Email Us 301-373-5659
Tailed Treasures of MD, Inc. Rockville Email Us 301-651-7785
Tails of Hope Sanctuary Mt. Airy Email Us
Tails of the Unwanted – Maryland Silver Spring Email Us
Talbot Humane 7894 Ocean Gateway Easton Email Us 410-822-0107
Tara’s House Animal Rescue, Inc. 8775 Centre Park Drive, 258 Columbia Email Us
Tara’s House Animal Rescue, Inc. P.O. Box 7400 Silver Spring Email Us
The Boxer Transfer Network 760 Changing Seasons Road Westminster Email Us
The Chihuahua Project Greensboro Email Us
The Fallston Animal Rescue Movement, Inc. 2725 Fallston Road Fallston Email Us 410-557-6161
The Maryland SPCA 3300 Falls Road Baltimore Email Us 410-235-8826
The Thelma Foundation 614 Gunsmoke Trai Lusby Email Us 410-326-1827
Tomorrow’s Promise, Inc. P.O. Box 1342 Middletown Email Us
Toy Breeds In Need Rescue Smithsburg Email Us
Tri-County Animal Shelter 6707 Animal Shelter Road Hughesville Email Us 301-932-1713
Tri-State All Breed Rescue Hagerstown Email Us 740-610-8729
Underdog Rescue of MD Baltimore Email Us
United Maltese Rescue 18955 Ferry Landing Circle Germantown Email Us 301-972-3169
USNMC Rescue P.O. Box 192 Jefferson N/A 410-766-8225
USPeacePaws All Across the US Email Us
Wags & Wishes P.O. Box 1102 Cambridge Email Us 410-476-8629
Wags to Whiskers P.O. Box 1184 Clarksburg N/A 240-481-8432
We CARE-4-Paws Pasadena Email Us 443-782-0399
Well Placed Pet (Rescue Well) Baltimore Email Us
Westie Rescue, Inc. P.O. Box 187 Spencerville Email Us 540-554-2963
Willing Hearts Dalmatian Rescue Columbia Email Us 610-948-5898
Worcester County Humane Society 12330 Eagles Nest Rd Berlin Email Us 410-213-0146